Egypt in March imposed a temporary ban a month after the crisis started in the North African country, in a bid to avoid shortage of medical equipment necessary to fight coronavirus. As per the canceled ban, exporting them was punishable by law no. 95 of 1945 by up to 7 years in prison.
"The ultimate goal behind the volunteer participation in these clinical trials is “science and humanity.”
EgyptAir, the flagship carrier, is operating four exceptional flights to Saudi Arabia to return Egyptian nationals that were stranded amid suspended flights due to the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
Sisi has urged coordination among relevant state bodies to benefit from the country’s experience in dealing with the pandemic since it has started.
The volunteers who are all aged above 18 will be injected with two doses.
The meeting aims to accelerate progress in achieving the 17 United Nations Sustainable goals, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lautaro has been linked with a move to Barcelona after he proved his abilities as one of the promising talents during his first two years in Europe.
Egypt’s state-owned flag carrier EgyptAir announced resuming direct flights between Cairo and Accra in Ghana at a rate of two flights per week as of Thursday.
The aid shipment included more than 14 tons of medicines and medical supplies such as medical masks, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
The Russian government announced resuming flights with Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and the Maldives, after suspension over the spread of the novel coronavirus, Reuters reported.
Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Manar added that the aviation sector is one of the sectors that stopped completely due to pandemic.
Egypt has reported 237 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Thursday, up from 89 cases on Saturday, the lowest since April 11, according to Egyptian Health Ministry’s figures, amid the ministry’s warnings of a possible second wave.
Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed on Wednesday warned of some citizens’ lax behavior during the coronavirus crisis, including not committing to wearing masks in crowded areas and public transportation, saying it may lead to a second wave of the pandemic in the northeastern African country.
The ministry also reported the death of 19 patients, rising the death toll to 5,317.
The program has witnessed a significant turnout, as 10K university students and newly-graduated students have already applied to receive the training.
Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced Wednesday during the Cabinet meeting that a cooperation agreement will be signed next month with one of the Chinese companies to manufacture coronavirus vaccine.
All zoos across Egypt opened their doors Monday to receive visitors after a 6-month closure due to COVID-19 spread.
The Egyptian Ministry of Health affirmed allocating separate places and routes inside hospitals for patients, which are different from the routes allocated for coronavirus (COVID-19) patients.
The number of deaths, however, remains high for the decreasing number of new cases, as the Health Ministry has reported 12 deaths, given that the ministry has reported less than 12 deaths on May 22 when the cases rose to 783.
After five months of almost total suspension of Muslim’s Friday prayer due to spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli said big mosques that can maintain coronavirus preventive measures can receive worshippers for the Friday prayer starting August 28.