Ministry of Tourism has closed 25 hotels and 17 tourist restaurants over violating precautionary measures set to avoid the spread of Coronavirus.
Shops, cafes, restaurants, Ramadan tents and malls will be closed at 9 pm as of Wednesday, and will last for two weeks.
The flight carried 160 passengers on board, operated for the first time by the National Aviation Company in the State of Kazakhstan, "Air Astana".
The second wave of Coronavirus has not ended yet in Egypt, while other countries are witnessing now the third wave.
The ministry added that it is planning to expand the initiative to include more governorates in the coming period.
He directed to tighten campaigns on places that violate the precautionary measures.
Three defendants denied charges of raping a girl in the what is known as “Fairmont Case” during investigations.
Ministry of Health announced Wednesday 133 new positive cases contracted Coronavirus, and nine deaths.
Advisor to Egyptian President for Health Affairs Mohamed Awad warned of a new wave of Coronavirus pandemic, with huge number of infections being detected.
Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced Thursday the ministry’s plan to confront coronavirus at schools as the new school year kicks off.
The Egyptian Ministry of Endowment on Thursday closed the historical and sacred Al Hussein Mosque in the capital, Cairo, days after mosques have been allowed to open amid the coronavirus crisis. Some worshippers failed to cling to the preventive measures
On Sunday, during the Christian Easter Sunday celebrations, only the ordinary dusk-to-dawn curfew will be imposed, spokesman Nader Saad said.
Sisi hailed people’s “steadfastness” and solidarity with the state authorities to implement the precautionary measures against the novel COVID-19.
The prime minister called for deterring any trial to violate the preventive measures taken by the state and ordered governors to focus their monitoring efforts on public squares that have green areas, coastal governorates and cities that have Nile boats.
The purpose of these measures is to reduce spending and preserve cash to the longest period possible to ensure stability of the Group’s destinations
The president affirmed the need to stick to preventive measures to avoid infection with the novel virus, including wearing face masks and avoiding large gatherings.
Rosatom said the measures restrict the entry of those who were recently present in one of the countries that are badly hit with the novel pandemic.
The ministry also sterilizes the building throughout the day.