Egyptian Health Ministry

Egypt receives 525,000 Sputnik V vaccine doses

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 07:57 GMT

Egypt received 525,000 doses of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, adding to tens of millions of doses the country has secured as part of its vaccination campaign.

Egypt to receive 2 million Sinovac doses from China within days, ministry spox tells ET

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 10:28 GMT

Egypt will receive two million Sinovac doses from China within days, Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed told Egypt Today.

Egypt to soon manufacture Moderna coronavirus vaccine, ministry spox tells Egypt Today

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 09:25 GMT

Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Khaled Megahed said on Wednesday that Egypt will soon manufacture the US coronavirus vaccine Moderna.

Egypt reports 788 coronavirus cases, 37 fatalities on Wednesday

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said 788 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of confirmed infections since the outbreak in the country began to 309,135.

Egypt starts vaccinating university students against coronavirus ahead of new academic year

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 08:54 GMT

Egypt started on Monday receiving students of university and high institutes to be vaccinated against coronavirus ahead of the new academic year scheduled to begin on 9 October.

Plug and Play launches office in Egypt amid investment surge in local startups

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:20 GMT

The Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat has witnessed the signing of an agreement between the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) and Plug and Play, a worldwide leading company in enabling startups. The aim is to establish a strategic partnership to boost Egypt’s entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem.

German ambassador voices support to Sisi’s call for fair distribution of coronavirus vaccine

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 11:08 GMT

German Ambassador to Cairo Frank Hartmann affirmed support to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s repetitive call for fair distribution of coronavirus vaccine doses.

Egypt records 569 COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 07:47 GMT

As such, the total figures became 295,051 infections, 16,921 deaths, and 248,425 recoveries

Egypt allocated $191 million to secure coronavirus vaccine doses: presidential advisor

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 10:07 GMT

Presidential Health Adviser Mohamed Awad Tag El-Din said on Thursday that Egypt has allocated $191 million to secure the coronavirus vaccine doses for citizens.

Egypt seeks to allocate production line in VACSERA for Moderna’s vaccine production: minister

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Health Minister Hala Zayed said Egypt seeks to allocate a production line in its Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) for the manufacturing of the vaccine of the American pharmaceutical company Moderna.

Egypt reports over 400 new coronavirus cases on Thursday for the 1st time in 76 days

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 09:04 GMT

Egypt reported on Thursday more than 400 new coronavirus cases for the first time since June 27, according to figures published by the health ministry.

Egypt reports 378 new coronavirus cases, 10 deaths on Tuesday

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 11:02 GMT

As many as 674 patients were discharged from hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recoveries to 243,297, he added.

Egypt reports 51 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 06 Aug 2021 - 09:27 GMT

The Health Ministry said 51 new coronavirus cases were detected on Thursday, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,523.

Egypt reports 57 new coronavirus cases, 10 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 08:20 GMT

As many as 119 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 232,179 so far, the spokesman said

Egypt reports 45 new coronavirus cases, 4 deaths on Friday

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 07:53 GMT

The Health Ministry said 45 new coronavirus cases were detected on Friday, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,215.

Egypt reports 42 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 - 09:16 GMT

The Health Ministry said 42 new coronavirus cases were detected on Thursday, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,170.

Egypt reports 51 new coronavirus cases, 5 deaths on Tuesday

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 - 08:58 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry announced that 51 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak of the pandemic in the country to 283,813.

Egypt reports 81 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 16 Jul 2021 - 07:57 GMT

As many as 986 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 221,516 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt reports 155 new coronavirus cases, 19 fatalities on Thursday

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 09:04 GMT

Egypt, besides receiving millions of coronavirus vaccine doses from abroad, has locally produced a million Chinese Sinovac doses as part of its vaccination campaign

Egypt reports 423 new infections, 35 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 - 07:57 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 35 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,002.

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