Egypt receives 3rd Pfizer coronavirus vaccine shipment

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 11:21 GMT

Egypt's first Pfizer vaccines shipment arrived from the US in late September.

Egypt negotiates to manufacture Moderna vaccine locally at VACSERA: Minister

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 10:11 GMT

Egyptian Minister Hala Zayed stated Monday that Egypt is negotiating to domestically manufacture anti-COVID vaccine “Modern” at its factories at VACSERA.

Egypt's total number of coronavirus vaccine doses surpasses 33.6 million: health minister

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:07 GMT

Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed said the country has received a total of 33.657 million doses of AstraZeneca, Sinovac, Sinopharm, Sputnik V and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

14.9M people registered for COVID-19 vaccines so far: Egypt’s Health Ministry

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:18 GMT

A total of 13.4 million doses were administered to citizens so far.

Egypt to receive 3.5M doses of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca, 1.6M shots of Pfizer this week

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 11:04 GMT

These shipments of vaccines will be provided in travel vaccination centers, the ministry added.

Egypt receives 20 refrigerators to store Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccines: WHO

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 11:00 GMT

The Ministry will receive the first shipment of 260,000 doses of Pfizer vaccine in the coming new period.

Egypt detects 86 new COVID-19 cases, 6 fatalities Tuesday

Wed, 11 Aug 2021 - 11:16 GMT

Six patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,588.

Egypt reports 49 new coronavirus infections, 6 deaths

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 01:20 GMT

four patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,528.

Egypt reports 38 new coronavirus cases, 4 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 - 11:00 GMT

Four patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,481.

Egypt reports 41 new coronavirus cases, 7 fatalities in 24 hours

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 12:23 GMT

Seven patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,477.

Egypt reports 110 new coronavirus cases, 7 fatalities on Monday

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 12:00 GMT

seven patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,403.

Egypt to receive 2 M dozes of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in few days: Minister

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 09:08 GMT

Shortly afterward, Egypt will receive other shipments of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine.

Pfizer and AstraZeneca ‘highly effective’ against India Covid variant

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 10:46 GMT

The analysis, carried out between April 5 and May 16, found the Pfizer vaccine was 88% effective against symptomatic disease from the India variant

Egypt to obtain coronavirus vaccine doses from Pfizer, AstraZeneca after negotiations: Cabinet

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 08:46 GMT

Cabinet’s spokesman Nader Saad said Egypt is negotiating with the American Pfizer and the British-Swedish AstraZeneca to obtain batches of coronavirus vaccine.

British grandma is first in world to get Pfizer vaccine outside trial

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 10:52 GMT

Margaret Keenan, a 90-year-old grandmother, on Tuesday became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Hopes rise for end of pandemic as Pfizer says vaccine is 90% effective

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 07:36 GMT

Manufacturing is already under way. Pfizer said they expect to supply globally up to 50m vaccine doses in 2020 and up to 1.3bn doses in 2021.

GSK, Pfizer to merge consumer healthcare units

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Pharmaceutical giants GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer on Wednesday announced a merger of their consumer healthcare units that produce over-the-counter medicines.

Reckitt CEO stands by Mead Johnson deal, despite Pfizer option

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 09:54 GMT

Reckitt Benckiser has no regrets about its $17 billion acquisition of Mead Johnson last year, its chief executive said.

U.S. pharmaceutical firms to extend investments in Egypt

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 01:03 GMT

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce expressed its support for the expansions of the U.S. firms in Egypt.

2 pharmaceutical companies to inject $128M in Egyptian market

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 09:48 GMT

Sahar Nasr mulled with representatives of two international pharmaceutical companies working in Egypt the injection of $128 million investments within the coming period.