Covid 19

Premier League clubs post record revenues as Europe recovers from COVID-19 impact

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 - 05:14 GMT

Matchday revenue for the Premier League rose to 763 million pounds in 2021-22, far surpassing the 2020-21 season, large portions of which were played behind closed doors, as well as improving on pre-pandemic levels of 684 million euros in the 2018-19 season.

COVID-19 new mutant is sub-strain of Omicron, transmits rapidly: Health Ministry

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 11:28 GMT

Vaccines are still the first line of defense to prevent infection relatively, as well as the absence of new mutants of the virus, and care must be taken to take the vaccine and its booster doses, Ministry spokesperon said.

Arab summit in Algeria held at critical time amid unprecedented global challenges: AL Chief

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 09:00 GMT

The 31st Arab League summit in Algeria is held at the right time given the unprecedented challenges that the world is currently witnessing, said Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abul Gheit on Tuesday.

COVID-19 situation in Egypt under control, cases are few: Presidential health advisor

Tue, 18 Oct 2022 - 09:02 GMT

In TV remarks to Al-Hadath Al-Youm, Tag El-Din said the coronavirus cases in Egypt show mild symptoms that are similar to the symptoms of common cold.

Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine creators win Copley Medal

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 11:09 GMT

The medal has not been awarded for nearly 300 years to a scientific team.

Egypt reports average of 182 daily coronavirus infections; 17 cases died last week

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 02:18 GMT

Egypt has reported an average of 182 daily coronavirus cases over the period from 6-10 August and 17 cases have died during the same period, Acting Minister of Health Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said on Thursday.

Egypt recorded average of 177 daily COVID infections; no monkeypox cases detected: Min.

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 02:07 GMT

Also, 12 people have died of the virus over the past week, the minister noted.

Egypt overcame impact of Covid-19 by focusing on small enterprises - MSMEDA

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 06:51 GMT

The MSMEDA takes part in implementing the "Decent Life" presidential initiative, he said, adding that he chairs the economic development committee, which is tasked with coordinating with the various state bodies to create a climate conducive to expanding the establishment of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Egypt administers 85 million coronavirus doses to citizens: Presidential advisor

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 11:36 GMT

The state has large quantities of vaccines and citizens should receive both vaccine doses., Tag El-Din told Sabah El-Kheir Ya Masr TV program on Wednesday.

Taba airport receives 1st flight from Poland after 2-year-hiatus

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 02:17 GMT

Taba International Airport received on Friday the first flight coming from Katowice Airport in Poland amid strict coronavirus measures after more than two years of hiatus.

COVID-19 Relief Plan Report 2021 highlights efforts across the globe to ensure football’s future

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 08:59 GMT

These funds have been distributed across the world, as each MA faces unique challenges during the pandemic that require tailored solutions.

Egypt’s average number of daily coronavirus infections, deaths hits 788, 12 respectively

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 05:44 GMT

In a statement, the ministry said the average number of daily recoveries reached 766 people after they received the required medical care, recording a total of 430,198 recoveries since the start of the pandemic.

CBE takes measures to alleviate impact of Covid-19 on SMEs -- Governor

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 05:41 GMT

He told the conference that the CBE also reduced periods of disclosure of information about clients following payments.

MENA report highlights CBE initiatives to ease repercussions of Covid-19

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 12:43 GMT

Proactive measures have also been taken, further alleviating the negative impact of Covid-19, which broke out in 2020.

Brazil to stop unvaccinated footballers playing in top leagues

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 10:52 GMT

The CBF said it was in constant contact with health bodies and had sent an updated list of requirements to member clubs.

Egypt records 1,379 COVID-19 cases, 33 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 09:35 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 33 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 22,238.

Eighty Palestinian clubs benefit from FIFA COVID-19 funding

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 03:39 GMT

Palestine has used funding from FIFA's COVID-19 Relief Plan to help 80 professional and grass roots clubs recover from the financial impact caused by the pandemic.

Ivory Coast uses soccer to spur COVID-19 vaccination

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:06 GMT

Ivory Coast has reported at least 77,857 infections and 742 coronavirus-related deaths since the pandemic began.

Djokovic facing hostility, cold start at Melbourne Park

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 03:23 GMT

The dressing room might not be the most welcoming place for Djokovic either, with some players resentful that he is not vaccinated.

Photos: Egypt’s 4th World Youth Forum holds preparatory workshops on water, pandemic ahead of opening session

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 08:53 GMT

The WYF, scheduled to be held in South Sinai’s Sharm El-Sheikh city from 10 to 13 January under the auspices of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, is expected to see a huge attendance from youth as well as key officials and leaders from around the world.