Luxor General Hospital releases last 2 Covid-19 patients, celebrates end of quarantine, rejoining health insurance forces

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 12:56 GMT

Luxor General Hospital celebrated the release of the last two Covid-19 cases from the intensive care unit on Tuesday and braces for rejoining the regular healthcare system.

Egypt to increase free medical programs to Yemenis: Health Minister

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 08:56 GMT

“More than a million Yemeni citizens in Egypt have access to all medical services, vaccinations and for pregnant healthcare programs, "Zayed said.

Egypt’s PM announces bundle of measures aimed at co-existing with COVID-19

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 01:43 GMT

The partial curfew is canceled.

Official says Egypt experiences COVID-19 peak, speculates infections decline in coming weeks

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 10:05 GMT

Egypt recorded, Friday, 1,577 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 41,303.

Ministers reveal 7 governorates with top COVID-19 infections, medical care status across Egypt

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 02:53 GMT

Minister of Health and Population and Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research held a joint press conference.

More than 10K PCR tests carried out for Egyptian medical staff: min.

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed stated Saturday that more than 10,000 PCR tests were carried out for medical staff.

WB approves $50M for Egypt within new Fast Track COVID-19 Facility

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 08:40 GMT

Minister Al-Mashat stated, "increased coordinated action to expedite healthcare spending and pave the way for an inclusive post-COVID economic recovery is a national priority."

Egypt's Healthcare authority publishes second video on anti-coronavirus measures

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 09:47 GMT

The videos are part of an initiative dubbed "Weqaya" or protection, which was launched by the authority in cooperation with the UMAMI E-Learning Solutions.

1.2M Egyptian irregular workers apply for emergency allowance in 1 week

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 03:34 GMT

Sunday only marked 500,000 applications which will be reviewed to evaluate eligibility.

Patients treated at state’s expense entitled to free transfer to hospital

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 10:05 GMT

An Egyptian patient who has been granted treatment at the state’s expense is entitled to be transferred from his home to the hospital and back for free, a high court has ruled.

Into 7th week: stats on COVID-19 in Egypt

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 09:23 GMT

The sixth and seventh weeks gave rise to a spike in a number of countries, which is still unpredictable in the country.

Slipping into falsehood: Chief of The New York Times Cairo bureau promotes false figure about Coronavirus

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 02:50 GMT

After consulting with the Ministry of Health and Population, the Egyptian cabinet denied on Monday news circulating about the infection of 19,000 citizens with Coronavirus.

Workers in hotel of Coronavirus-infected tourists to be tested

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 - 03:35 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly declared on Saturday that workers in the hotel where two French tourists diagnosed with Coronavirus were staying will be tested.

Coronavirus detectors to be delivered to Egypt Sunday: WHO

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 10:36 GMT

In a press conference held on Sunday, the WHO bureau in Cairo stated that all world countries will be equipped with coronavirus detectors within a week.

360k patients on critical condition lists undergo surgeries

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 01:21 GMT

Cardiac catheterizations and eye procedures make up 40 percent and 34 percent of the surgeries, respectively.

Plans, achievements presented in Cairo ICT 2019

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 - 04:30 GMT

Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat presented the achievements accomplished in the sector.

Waiting List initiative: More than 300K surgeries conducted

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 09:09 GMT

Catheterizations topped the performed surgeries by 42 percent followed by ocular surgeries by 33.8 percent, the statement continued.

Egypt rapidly moving ahead with new healthcare system

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 - 06:30 GMT

Egypt is moving ahead with the new comprehensive healthcare system at a rapid pace, Health and Population Minister Hala Zayed said on Tuesday.

Members of Supreme State Security Prosecution visit Tora Prison

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 02:35 GMT

The video shows the prosecutors checking the food and healthcare facilities.

Universal Health Insurance to be introduced in Ismailiyah January 2020

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 07:00 GMT

The Universal Health Insurance will be introduced in Ismailiyah governorate as a pilot phase starting January 2020.