Egypt has begun taking measures to prevent the spread of this fierce strain, according to Taj el-Din.
"It is important to begin manufacturing the vaccine in Egypt during the coming period so that we have local production that guarantees the prevention of this epidemic,"
There are also 876 recoveries.
The Japanese Ambassador to Egypt Noki Masaki expressed his admiration for the Egyptian antiquities across governorates.
The official added that the COVID-19 variation that appeared in India has not yet been detected in Egypt.
The aid, sent in cooperation with the Egyptian Armed Forces, contains 300 oxygen cylinders, 100 medical beds, 50 IV pumps, 50 IV syringes, 30 defibrillator, 20 ventilators, 20 electrocardiographs.
The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 75.1%percent,
The Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) announce manufacturing both of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine along with China’s Sinovac.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli received Monday the anti-COVID-19 vaccine one day after the president did within the national campaign targeting the vaccination of citizens.
That is within a deal with China to supply 20 million doses of that vaccine.
Upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces sent two military jets carrying tons of medical aid to Libya.
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Egyptian Ministry of Social Solidarity (MOSS) held a ceremony on Thursday to handover the sanitary kits and basic equipment provided by JICA to contribute to resuming the activities inside Egyptian nurseries during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed visited Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie Tuesday.
As many as 433 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 149,256 so far, the spokesman said.
That was during her participation via videoconferencing in the symposium on "Sustainable Development Goals after the Coronavirus Pandemic" organized by Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
The number of people recovering from the virus increased to 147,234 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement.
Egypt has become the 34th country outside of Russia and third in North Africa to approve the Russian vaccine
Egypt’s Ministry of Health sent a message of reassurance after members of medical staff at isolation hospitals refused to receive the Chinese COVID-19 vaccine Sinofarm.
The number of coronavirus cases has dropped by 50 percent within a month, including those self-quarantining in homes, Health Minister Hala Zayed said.
Egypt has negotiated with a number of companies developing vaccines, adding that vaccines of Pfizer and Oxford-AstraZeneca will soon be approved in Egypt.