On his part, Chinese Ambassador in Cairo Liao Liqiang said the shipment delivered to Palestine is an important step toward helping countries fight coronavirus.
Egypt’s Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad said teenagers aged 12-15 will get Covid-19 vaccination.
Egypt’s Ministry of Health announced Monday, receiving 2 million doses of the ‘Sinovac’ Coronavirus vaccine at Cairo International Airport provided by the Chinese government in the framework of joint cooperation between Egypt and China to confront the pandemic.
Egypt’s Ministry of health has allocated seven centers to treat genetic diseases, according to spokesperson of Ministry of Health Khaled Megahed.
Egypt will receive two million Sinovac doses from China within days, Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed told Egypt Today.
Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed announced on Wednesday the reception of the first million doses of the Sinovac vaccine manufactured locally after finishing evaluation tests.
The Egyptian Drug Authority (EDA) has permitted VACSERA -Sinovac vaccine the emergency use license as the first locally-manufactured vaccine against Coronavirus.
Egypt’s Health Minster Hala Zayed said, Monday that 15 million doses of the locally-manufactured Sinovac vaccine will be distributed to medical centers all over the country starting, Tuesday.
Egypt will receive raw materials within days to manufacture more doses of Sinovac vaccine, she said.
Egypt’s Ministry of Health and Population announced finishing manufacturing the first batch of the Chinese vaccine of Sinovac locally.
Naeema Al-Gasseer, the representative of the World Health Organization in Egypt congratulated Egypt for locally producing the first batch of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine
The Ministry of Health announced that 15 million doses of Sinovac Vaccine will be produced locally on a monthly basis starting in August.
The plan was announced during a meeting held between the Egyptian Minister of Health Hala Zayed with head of the authority Bahaa El-Din Zidan on Thursday.
Egyptian Minister of Health Hala Zayed said that Egypt looks forward to obtain approval on the locally-made anti-COVID vaccine “Sinovac” that will be soon produced from Egyptian medical factories.
Half a million doses of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine will also arrive during June
Health Ministry said Sinovac has proven 91 percent efficacy on general groups in seven countries
Egypt expected to produce the first batch of China’s Sinovac vaccine by June 15 according to Health Minister Hala Zayed.
Egypt will produce the first batch of the Sinovac vaccine doses by the end of June, after the World Health Organization validated the vaccine for emergency use
The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 73.1 percent,
Head of the Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) Heba Waly said that the manufacture of China’s Sinovac vaccine in Egypt will take between 8 to 16 weeks.