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Egypt's Health ministry urges citizens to access its latest news via Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 11:29 GMT

The ministry added that it has followed up on the global outage that has hit Facebook, WhatsApp and Messenger in many countries for more than five hours.

Egypt's Health min.: Gov't healthcare services reach out to more than 1M citizens

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed said Wednesday services include medical check-ups, surgical operations in various specialties, lab tests and x-rays.

3 vaccines to arrive in Egypt in August: Health Min.

Wed, 11 Aug 2021 - 08:15 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Dr. Hala Zayed delivered a presentation on the latest developments related to the Corona virus locally and globally, saying that Egypt will receive batches of three vaccines this month.

Egypt records 51 new coronavirus infections, 7 deaths Monday

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 11:28 GMT

7 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,575.

Egypt starts issuing accredited certificates for vaccinated people

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 12:20 GMT

In a statement on Saturday, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said the certificates will be issued for EGP 100 for Egyptians and $10 for non-Egyptians.

Egypt reports 39 new coronavirus cases, 6 fatalities in 24 hours

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 09:37 GMT

The Health Ministry said Sunday night that 39 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,024.

Egypt reports 181 new coronavirus cases, 27 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 10:21 GMT

27 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,242.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 74.1%

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 02:17 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 74.1 percent, after the number of people recovering from the virus increased to 205613 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement

Egypt reports 609 new coronavirus cases, 37 deaths in 24 hours

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 - 12:22 GMT

37 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,691.

Presidential Advisor: Presidential initiatives settled health problems for millions of citizens

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

El-Din asserted that the presidential initiatives have contributed to settling health problems of millions of citizens.

Egypt reports 821 new coronavirus cases, 41 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:43 GMT

41 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,309.

National Council for Women congratulates Egypt's Hala Zayed on election as chair of Arab Health Ministers Council

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 11:22 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW) congratulated Minister of Health Hala Zayed on her election as the chair of the Executive Office of the Health Ministers Council at the Arab League for the second time in a row.

Egypt's Health Ministry launches social communication teams in 7 governorates to raise health awareness

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:23 GMT

The two-day campaign will tour Cairo, Alexandria, Fayyoum, Giza, Port Said, Damietta and Kafr el-Sheikh governorates.

In pics: Closing cafés in Cairo for serving shisha amid Covid pandemic

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Several cafés in Cairo have been closed during the past days due to violating coronavirus precautionary measures including serving shisha [hookah].

Health min. discusses with the Russian ambassador on providing Sputnik-V vaccine to Egypt

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The two sides discussed means of manufacturing the Russian vaccine in Egypt through the Egyptian companies.

928K Egyptians have so far signed up for COVID-19 vaccine: Health Min.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:58 GMT

Egypt has been provided with 1,586,800 shots of the COVID-19 vaccine as of December 2020 through March 31 via Sinopharm and AstraZeneca companies.

World Health Day: et reviews Egypt's achievements in health sector

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 10:31 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has set the priorities of the 2030 strategy, including concern for health and education.

Egypt records 703 new coronavirus cases, 43 deaths

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 11:25 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said Friday that 703 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 203,546.

Egypt reports 693 new coronavirus cases, 42 fatalities

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 03:11 GMT

42 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 11,956.

Egypt's Health Ministry: 13.8mn children receive polio vaccines

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 01:19 GMT

More than 13 million children have taken polio shots on the first two days of a national campaign to eliminate the disease in Egypt.

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