Khaled Abdel Ghaffar

Egypt opens automated vaccine storage complex with capacity of up to 150 million doses annually

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 03:26 GMT

According to a statement by the Ministry of Health, the complex, which belongs to Egypt’s Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA), was constructed in cooperation with the Chinese biopharmaceutical company Sinovac over 3,180 square meters.

China gifts Egypt 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine: Health minister

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 11:32 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar’s remarks were made during the opening of a vaccine cooling and storage complex of the country’s Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) in the Sixth of October city in Giza.

Financial incentives to mothers choosing natural childbirth over caesarean

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 11:52 GMT

Egypt’s Health minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said that some doctors and families prefer women to perform a caesarean section at most times; however, it’s not always the best solution for the mother.

Health min. reviews developments on monkeypox in Egypt

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 08:55 GMT

Egypt’s Health and Population Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar reviewed during a cabinet meeting on Wednesday a report on the latest developments on the spread of coronavirus and monkeypox at the local and global levels.

Cabinet Reshuffle: Egypt's new Minister of Health and Population Khaled Abdel Ghafar

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 12:56 GMT

Ghaffar will assume the position of Minister of Health and Population, who previously held the position of Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Acting Minister of Health and Population.

Egypt reports average of 182 daily coronavirus infections; 17 cases died last week

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 02:18 GMT

Egypt has reported an average of 182 daily coronavirus cases over the period from 6-10 August and 17 cases have died during the same period, Acting Minister of Health Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said on Thursday.

No monkeypox cases reported in Egypt: Health Ministry

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 07:47 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Higher Education and Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said that no cases of monkeypox virus have been reported in Egypt so far.

Egypt says cooperation with India's Serum Institute important

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 03:49 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar gave the remarks during a meeting with the executive director of the international marketing department at the Indian institute and the institute's regional director.

Egypt vaccinates over 16M children against polio

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 09:01 GMT

Up to 16,223,513 children were vaccinated against polio in Egypt since March 27 and until Wednesday March 20 according to Acting Health and Population Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Thursday.

Egypt’s health minister urges unified Arab efforts to achieve coronavirus vaccine self-sufficiency

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 02:58 GMT

Egypt’s Acting Minister of Health Khaled Abdel Ghaffar highlighted on Thursday the importance of unifying Arab efforts to achieve self-sufficiency of coronavirus vaccine in Arab countries through supporting localizing its manufacturing.

Egypt to send 500K coronavirus vaccine doses to Palestinian Authority on Sunday

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 - 02:42 GMT

So far, the State of Palestine has reported 565,656 coronavirus infections and over 5,000 related deaths.

Egypt obtained 132 million coronavirus vaccine doses, set 1,393 centres for vaccination

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 10:20 GMT

In a Cabinet meeting, Abdel Ghaffar noted that 500,000 booster vaccine shots have been administered in Egypt to priority groups.

Golden Jubilee celebration of Theater Atelier Troupe to be held in Cairo’s Opera on Dec. 7

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:24 GMT

During the ceremony, the troupe’s symbols throughout 50 years will be honored.

Remarkable progress in Egypt-US scientific cooperation over past 25 years: Higher education min.

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 12:32 GMT

The past quarter-century has seen remarkable progress in scientific and research cooperation between Egypt and the United States, Higher Education and Scientific Research Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said Wednesday.

Egypt to host 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization in December 2021

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chairman of the Egyptian National Committee for Education, Science and Culture Khaled Abdel Ghaffar chaired the first meeting of the Higher Committee for Egypt's hosting of the 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO).

Egypt plans 2nd unique parade to transfer king Tutankhamun to Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Enany stated that this procession will be as unique as the Golden Pharaohs’ Parade held on April 3, where 22 royal ancient Egyptian mummies were transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Egyptian university students failing exams to pay extra tuition: new bill

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 11:48 GMT

The Egyptian government on Wednesday has approved a bill compelling university students who failed their exams and had to retake the course of a certain year to pay part of the cost the state bears to provide free education.

Egypt’s Higher Education Min, Culture Min. to launch translation contest

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 12:15 GMT

The contest will be held under the slogan “Translate, Be Creative” on the website www.targem-eg.com.

Egypt, Belarus discuss cooperation in higher education

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 09:48 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar pointed out to the importance of benefiting from the Belarus experience in the field of information technology.

Sisi: Egypt’s coronavirus crisis managed professionally

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 11:48 GMT

This comes while Egypt has seen a striking surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, as it has recorded 745 cases on Wednesday — 219 cases more than Monday. This brought the total number of cases in the northeastern African country to 14,229. Also, 21 people

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