Egypt monitors updates of COVID’s new transmissible variant ‘Omicron’

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 - 11:56 GMT

A new coronavirus variant named “Omicron” was discovered by South African health authorities, and has prompted many countries to react rapidly to its spread, with some banning travel with some southern African states, including Egypt.

Airlines beg for rescue as coronavirus hit soars to $250 billion

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 05:57 GMT

"We clearly need massive action very quickly and urgently," Alexandre de Juniac, director-general of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), told reporters.

The past decade's 5 deadliest viruses

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 04:32 GMT

ET presents the past decade's deadliest viruses.

New coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for days: study

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:35 GMT

Scientists found that the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease had similar levels of viability outside the body to its predecessor that caused SARS.