Covid 19

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities dispatches secret inspection committees for hotels, restaurants, tourist destinations nationwide

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 01:28 GMT

This is done to ensure the extent of the facilities' commitment to continuous disinfection and sterilization in all Egyptian tourist destinations, in accordance with international standards for disinfection.

Coronavirus causes Egyptian economy losses of LE 370B

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Maait added in a TV interview that more than LE 100 billion has been spent to support the sectors affected by coronavirus.

Vice Minister of Tourism & Antiquities for Tourism Affairs follows up on vaccination of workers in Egypt’s tourism sector against COVID-19 in Red Sea governorates

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Vice Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Tourism Affairs Ghada Shalaby visited the Red Sea governorates to follow up on the vaccinations of workers in the tourism sector against COVID-19.

525,000 Egyptians vaccinated against coronavirus so far: Health Ministry

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 06:21 GMT

The number of Egyptians who have been vaccinated against coronavirus in Egypt reached 525,000 citizens according to head of the preventive medicine sector at the Ministry of Health Alaa Eid.

Egypt’s daily COVID-19 report: 861 new cases, 46 deaths in past 24 hours

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 09:46 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said that 435 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 164,803 so far.

Min. of Int'l Cooperation talks about Egypt’s resilient recovery in “Economic Recovery Post-Pandemic” discussion

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The virtual roundtable discussion hosted by Indiana University’s Institute for International Business and Kelley School of Business.

Coronavirus helped in emerging "economic diplomacy" term: Al-Mashat

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:31 GMT

This came during Human Rights Conference… "Building a Post-Pandemic World" organized by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies (ECSS).

Egypt detects 778 new coronavirus cases, 43 fatalities

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 10:58 GMT

43 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,253.

ISESCO to hold major virtual symposium on ‘Post COVID-19 Islamic World’ on April 7

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:34 GMT

A number of representatives of high-ranking international institutions and universities will participate in the symposium to exchange ideas, visions and opinions on the future of the Islamic world.

HOPE Consortium’s World Immunization & Logistics Summit kicks off in Abu Dhabi

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 11:16 GMT

In his inaugural address, Sheikh Abdullah said, “Our destiny as nations is linked, as global health security depends on the well-being of all societies.”

‘Defile 19’, modern dance performance combating global pandemic

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 01:36 GMT

The Modern Theatrical Dance Troupe presents its latest artistic performance entitled "Defile 19" on April 1-3 on Al-Gomhoriya Theater.

Coronavirus helped in implementing digital transformation in various fields: Egypt's Planning Min.

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Kamali pointed out in a statement, Tuesday, the need for African countries to strongly move towards digital transformation and to increase investment in it.

Players should be offered vaccine, says England's Southgate

Fri, 19 Mar 2021 - 12:30 GMT

More than half of all adults in England have had their first dose, with the vulnerable, key workers and elderly prioritised during the roll-out

Egypt detects 631 new coronavirus cases, 40 deaths Monday

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 11:08 GMT

As many as 533 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 147,767 so far, the spokesman said.

Anti-COVID-19 vaccination kicks off for elderly people, those with chronic diseases

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 12:54 GMT

The national campaign to vaccinate elderly people and those with chronic diseases against Coronavirus pandemic kicked off Thursday.

Juventus sees loss in 2020/21 as COVID-19 pushes it further into the red

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 - 01:14 GMT

Italy's Juventus said on Thursday it would close its 2020-2021 financial year with a loss.

Egypt’s Trade Minister Nevine Gamea tests positive for Coronavirus

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 12:00 GMT

A statement issued by the ministry added that the minister carries out her work from home.

Egypt supports economy to overcome coronavirus crisis: IMF

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 09:22 GMT

Georgieva praised Egypt's expansion in social protection programs and the provision of credit to companies.

CNN Travel recommends Egypt as one of best tourist destinations amid Coronavirus pandemic

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 01:01 GMT

Within their “Unlocking the World” initiative launched for its readers about the recommended tourist destinations to visit amid the COVID-19 pandemic, CNN Travel chose Egypt as one of these destinations along with a number of other countries.

Australian Open to be allowed 30,000 fans a day

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 10:59 GMT

The Australian Open will be allowed to admit up to 30,000 fans a day, around 50% of the usual attendance, when the Grand Slam gets underway on Feb. 8.