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Egypt's National Cancer Institute serves 300K patients per annum

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 12:59 GMT

The minister added that 155 out-patients turn up daily to the institute, where 730 doctors work.

Overview of health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Egyptian national TV aired on Sunday a report about the health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states.

Egypt’s Presidential Adviser for Health Affairs calls upon football fans to abide by protective measures against COVID-19

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 12:07 GMT

In media remarks to “Happens in Egypt” talk show on MBC Masr on Thursday, he also asked them to apply the social distancing while they are watching the game as they will remain in one place for a long time to contain the coronavirus spread.

Egypt reports 358 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 09:20 GMT

In a statement, the ministry said 14 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,535.

17 injured, including children, in school bus accident in Haram

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:19 GMT

A school bus carrying 19 people, including children, crashed into a light post in Haram streets caused several injuries and no deaths were reported.

Egypt to open 320 hospitals to receive COVID-19 patients

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 08:26 GMT

The curve of infection rate is going up due to overcrowding, school buses, closures of windows in transportation means, and severe lack of commitment to wearing masks.

20% of Egypt's anti-COVID-19 vaccine needs to be met by Pfizer

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 12:19 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population made the announcement Tuesday.

1.4M school children in Egypt screened for anemia, obesity, dwarfism

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 01:47 GMT

The campaign was launched early in November two weeks after academic year 2020/2021 had begun.

Egypt reports 208 new COVID-19 cases, 12 deaths

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 09:39 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 12 patients died from the virus over the same period, raising the death toll to 6,355.

Egypt's health minister unveils timeline of introducing comprehensive health insurance system in 5 governorates

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 01:40 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed unveiled Wednesday the timeline of introducing the comprehensive health insurance system in a five governorates.

South Korea gives Egypt’s El-Salhya El-Gedida Central Hospital in Al-Sharqia medical equipment

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:43 GMT

Earlier in May 2020, the Korean government provided $200,000 cash to fund emergency health response activities with the outbreak of the COVID-19 in Egypt.

Egyptian production line ready to produce Chinese anti-COVID-19 vaccine: minister

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 11:26 GMT

The minister noted that a team from the World Health Organization (WHO) evaluated the line, and indicated it is ready to start production.

Egypt ranks 49th worldwide in COVID-19 recovery rates: Health Ministry

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 12:29 GMT

The total number of recovered cases has thus far reached 98,089, according to the ministry.

Egypt’s Health Ministry on COVID-19: Recovery rate reaches 93.3% in isolation hospitals

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 03:30 GMT

On Sunday, the Ministry announced that the recovery rate reached 93.5 percent, according to a statement.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 93.5 %

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 02:33 GMT

The ministry noted that the total number of COVID-19 cases that was registered in Egypt reached 104,387 cases, including 97,643 cases that have been cured and 6,040 deaths.

Egypt's prime minister warns of overpopulation, subsequent accrual deficit until 2030

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 09:14 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli presented on Monday the challenges facing the Egyptian state and the key projects undertaken to mitigate their impact.

Egypt reports 106 new coronavirus cases, 12 related deaths

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 11:10 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 12 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,029.

Egypt’s COVID-19 daily briefing: 149 new cases, 10 deaths

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Ten patients died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the overall death toll to 5,956.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate records to 93.5%

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 03:27 GMT

The Ministry said that 119 new coronavirus cases were detected in the last 24 hours.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate jumps to 91.8%

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 02:07 GMT

As many as 843 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 94,374 so far.

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