Covid 19

U.S. Provides additional $5M for urgent Coronavirus assistance in Egypt

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 09:03 GMT

The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development, is providing over $5 million in urgent Coronavirus assistance for Egypt in cooperation with the Ministry of International Cooperation and the Ministry of Health and Population.

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.

Egypt reports 688 coronavirus cases, 24 deaths on Tuesday

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 11:10 GMT

24 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 17,016.

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

2nd International Conference on Journalism & Science Project launches on Sept. 18

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 02:28 GMT

The Goethe-Institute in Cairo is organizing the Second International Conference of the Journalism and Science Project in North Africa and the Middle East on September 18-19 .

Heliopolis Library to host symposium on Black Fungus on Sept. 6

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The symposium will focus on the definition of black fungus, the nature of its infection, as well as methods of prevention and treatment.

Oxford Business Group launches Covid-19 recovery roadmap on Egypt's ICT industry

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 06:03 GMT

Oxford Business Group puts Egypt's digital Transformation plans in spotlight

Egypt highlights ICT sector's pivotal role during COVID-19 through multi-stakeholder platforms

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 03:40 GMT

“As this past year witnessed the significant growth of this sector, the Ministry of International Cooperation held a multi-stakeholder platform to promote and present the structural reforms that have taken place in the ICT sector to the development partners,” Al-Mashat clarified.

Mondeléz Egypt Foods Joins Forces with The Ministry of Health to Make COVID-19 Vaccines Available for Factory Employees

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 10:28 GMT

Vaccinations to employees are optional and available at the company’s factories at 10th of Ramadan City and Borg El Arab in Alexandria

Will museums recover from COVID-19 repercussions?

Wed, 19 May 2021 - 07:05 GMT

On May 18 , the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displayed an artifact that highlights the importance of doctors in ancient Egypt.

How did Egypt Maneuver through the Global Challenge? Int'l Cooperation Min. replies

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 02:42 GMT

“The COVID-19 pandemic has created a radical change in the concepts of development cooperation, and it has pushed the world to rearrange its priorities.”

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities dispatches secret inspection committees for hotels, restaurants, tourist destinations nationwide

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 01:28 GMT

This is done to ensure the extent of the facilities' commitment to continuous disinfection and sterilization in all Egyptian tourist destinations, in accordance with international standards for disinfection.

Coronavirus causes Egyptian economy losses of LE 370B

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Maait added in a TV interview that more than LE 100 billion has been spent to support the sectors affected by coronavirus.

Vice Minister of Tourism & Antiquities for Tourism Affairs follows up on vaccination of workers in Egypt’s tourism sector against COVID-19 in Red Sea governorates

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Vice Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Tourism Affairs Ghada Shalaby visited the Red Sea governorates to follow up on the vaccinations of workers in the tourism sector against COVID-19.

525,000 Egyptians vaccinated against coronavirus so far: Health Ministry

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 06:21 GMT

The number of Egyptians who have been vaccinated against coronavirus in Egypt reached 525,000 citizens according to head of the preventive medicine sector at the Ministry of Health Alaa Eid.

Egypt’s daily COVID-19 report: 861 new cases, 46 deaths in past 24 hours

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 09:46 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said that 435 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 164,803 so far.

Min. of Int'l Cooperation talks about Egypt’s resilient recovery in “Economic Recovery Post-Pandemic” discussion

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The virtual roundtable discussion hosted by Indiana University’s Institute for International Business and Kelley School of Business.

Coronavirus helped in emerging "economic diplomacy" term: Al-Mashat

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:31 GMT

This came during Human Rights Conference… "Building a Post-Pandemic World" organized by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies (ECSS).

Egypt detects 778 new coronavirus cases, 43 fatalities

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 10:58 GMT

43 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,253.