Egypt reserves 10 million doses of Russia’s coronavirus vaccine: reports

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 09:04 GMT

Egypt has become the 34th country outside of Russia and third in North Africa to approve the Russian vaccine

Health Ministry reassures on COVID-19 vaccine: Effective and not obligatory

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 12:50 GMT

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.

Egypt’s coronavirus cases drop by 50% in a month: health minister

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 04:20 GMT

The number of coronavirus cases has dropped by 50 percent within a month, including those self-quarantining in homes, Health Minister Hala Zayed said.

Vaccination campaign to kick off in Egypt in January: presidential advisor

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 12:17 GMT

Egypt has negotiated with a number of companies developing vaccines, adding that vaccines of Pfizer and Oxford-AstraZeneca will soon be approved in Egypt.

Medical staff at Egyptian quarantine hospitals to receive coronavirus vaccine starting Sunday: officials

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 09:13 GMT

Coronavirus vaccine doses will be provided to the medical staff at quarantine hospitals starting Sunday, January 24, official sources at the Health Ministry told Egypt Today.

Egypt’s Church to celebrate Epiphany amid strict precautionary measures to face coronavirus

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria expected to lead the Epiphany mass on Monday evening, amid strict precautionary measures and without any popular or attendance of audience due to coronavirus.

Egypt’s PM Madbouli reviews government achievements from 2018 to 2020 before 2021’s parliament

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:57 GMT

Egypt’s PM Mostafa Madboli explained in a speech before the newly-elected parliament, Monday the government achievements from 2018 to 2020.

EgyptAir: Travelers heading to UK, France obliged to provide negative PCR test

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Egypt’s flag-carrier, EgyptAir has set new measures on flights heading to UK and France to protect travelers from contracting Coronavirus.

Villa vs Everton postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 12:30 GMT

Aston Villa's home match against Everton on Sunday has been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak at the Midlands club.

Egypt’s Ministry of Health to launch COVID-19 vaccine registration website in 4 days

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 10:48 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health will officially launch a website for COVID-19 registration vaccine within three or four days according to Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health Mohamed Abdel Fattah.

Egypt reports 1,359 new coronavirus cases, 61 deaths

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 10:43 GMT

The Health Ministry announced that Egypt registered 1,359 new coronavirus cases on Monday, raising the total number of confirmed cases thusfar to 133,900.

Egypt reports over 1K new coronavirus cases for the 1st time since July

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 10:35 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry reported 1,021 new coronavirus cases and 51 deaths.

Egyptian authorities to apply new wok measures to curb coronavirus spread Sunday

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

Egyptian ministries and governmental authorities will start on Sunday applying new measures to curb the spread of coronavirus, including reducing the attendance of employees and activating the rotation system.

Egypt is far from earthquake belt: Official

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:59 GMT

Egypt has witnessed a number of tremors over the past weeks, which made many people expect a major earthquake to hit the country.

Egypt’s Church celebrates Christmas with candlelit after cancelling annual ceremony

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 02:06 GMT

The Episcopal Church celebrates the Christmas Mass on the night of December 25 at the church’s headquarters in Zamalek.

IATA clarifies status of aviation in October 2020 labeling it disastrous

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 03:55 GMT

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) indicated - in a report - that demand on international aviation declined in October on yoy basis.

Egypt detects 351 new COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The ministry added that 13 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,621.

Producing COVID-19 vaccine locally part of Egypt's plan: Health Min

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 02:24 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population said that the ministry plans to start a new production line to manufacture COVID19 vaccine it’s proven effective.

Egyptian Trade Union says President Sisi first to support irregular employment

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 10:22 GMT

The Egyptian Trade Union Federation, headed by Gibali Al-Maraghi, praised the new presidential mandates for launching a presidential fund to support irregular employment.

Egyptians vote in House runoff election amid anti-Covid-19 precautions

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 01:39 GMT

Egyptians casted their ballots, Monday in the House runoff election amid anti-Covid-19 precautions at polling stations.