Up to 500 Egyptian citizen receives messages to get 3rd dose against COVID-19

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 10:53 GMT

Up to 500 Egyptian citizen have received messages to get their third [booster] dose of against COVID-19 according to spokesperson of the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Japan Provides Egypt with AstraZeneca vaccines via COVAX

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 09:46 GMT

The Japanese government announced, Friday that it will provide Egypt with AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccines via COVAX.

Commissioner Várhelyi renews EU’s commitment to support Egypt’s efforts against pandemic

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 09:08 GMT

European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi reiterated the EU’s commitment to support the Egyptian response to the coronavirus pandemic, state’s news agency MENA reported.

Egypt receives over 1.6 million Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine doses

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 09:41 GMT

Cairo International Airport received on Saturday 1,611,090 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine provided by the US government.

Egypt receives more than 1.7 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine through COVAX

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 10:46 GMT

Early 2021, Egypt received 2,623,200 shots of the AstraZeneca vaccine through COVAX, according to a statement issued by the United Nations (UN) on May 31, 2021.

Egypt finalizes procedures to receive Covid-19 vaccine shipments

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 10:16 GMT

Egypt’s Health and Population Minister Hala Zayed announced, Wednesday finalizing all needed documents as a final step to receive the shipment of two Covid-19 vaccines [AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson], which will arrive in Egypt next week.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 74.4%

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 04:14 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 74.4 percent, after the number of people recovering from the virus increased to 176763 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement.

Egypt to receive 4.9 million coronavirus vaccine doses in May: health minister

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt will receive a total of 4.9 million coronavirus vaccine doses this month, Health Minister Hala Zayed said on Wednesday, amid Egypt’s suffering from a surge in coronavirus cases.

In pictures: Egypt receives 845K AstraZeneca vaccine doses through COVAX

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 08:52 GMT

This comes as part of 40 million doses set to reach Egypt in succession through COVAX

Egypt expected to receive 854K coronavirus vaccine doses starting Wednesday

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 06:43 GMT

The country started its vaccination campaign in January, providing vaccine so far to thousands of medical workers, people suffering from chronic diseases and elderly.