Egyptian Ministry of Health announced that the Omicron mutant will most likely be the predominant mutant around the world with regard to infection cases with COVID-19 until the end of January 2022.
It has the form of an injection whose effect lasts between six months and a year.
National flag carrier EgyptAir announced the resumption of its direct flights with Toronto as of next Tuesday after Canada announced lifting travel ban 10 African states, including Egypt.
The Egyptian Red Sea resort city of Sharm el -Sheikh hosts the ninth Conference of States Parties (COSP) to the UN Convention against Corruption, which tackles the issue of recovering from COVID-19 pandemic with integrity.
“The variants of the Covid-19 will be a lot in the coming period,” presidential adviser for health affairs Awad Tag Eddin told Sada El Balad TV.
The Cabinet Media Center denied reports on closure of schools and universities nationwide for fear of spread of Covid-19 variant Omicron.
The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population revealed a relative increase in the number of daily infections with Corona, stressing that the whole world is witnessing the same increase.
About 72 million doses of the vaccine had been received, 38 million of which had been administered, the minister said, noting about 34 million doses are available.
Speaking to On E TV channel, he reiterated on Saturday that the manufacturing of some 60 million doses of anti-coronavirus vaccines is set to be completed by late October.
38 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 17,884.
38 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 17,187.
The campaign is in line with President Abdel Fattah El Sisi's directives to expand vaccine access, the health minister said.
President of the Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines "Vacsera" Dr. Heba Wali, revealed the details of the Egyptian Medicines Authority's approval of the Vacsera-Sinovac vaccine, adding that by the end of this year, the largest vaccine factory will be inaugurated.
On the other hand, Anany noted that the number of tourists from other countries – that were not major exporters of tourists to Egypt - has risen.
47 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,399.
53 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 14,441.
Egypt has begun taking measures to prevent the spread of this fierce strain, according to Taj el-Din.
"It is important to begin manufacturing the vaccine in Egypt during the coming period so that we have local production that guarantees the prevention of this epidemic,"
There are also 876 recoveries.
The Japanese Ambassador to Egypt Noki Masaki expressed his admiration for the Egyptian antiquities across governorates.