Daily Archives: March 28, 2020

State intensifies efforts to alleviate coronavirus health problems

Presidential adviser for health affairs Mohamed Tag El-Deen on Friday said the state is stepping up its efforts to alleviate health problems caused by the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). During a phone-in with DMC TV channel, the president’s

Airport’s terminals sterilized before, after exceptional flights – Civil Aviation Ministry

The Civil Aviation Ministry on Friday announced that all arrival and departure terminals at Cairo International Airport are sterilized before and after operating exceptional flights to bring home Egyptians stranded abroad. The ministry’s preventive medicine teams are continuing to disinfect

Orthodox Church: No preparations made for prayers of Holy Week, Easter

Spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church Bolis Halim said on Friday 27/03/2020 that the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church has not announced any preparations for prayers of the Holy Week or Easter. In press statements, Halim dismissed as

Minister: Number of buildings sterilized nationwide reaches 54,948

Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawi said the number of buildings that have been sterilized nationwide is 54,948 as part of the State’s efforts to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). In a statement released Friday 27/03/2020, Shaarwai

Public prosecution: Coronavirus rumor-mongers may be jailed for five years, fined EGP 20,000

The public prosecution said on Saturday 28/03/2020 that those who intentionally spread rumors about the novel coronavirus may be imprisoned for five years and fined EGP 20,000 in accordance with the law. In a press statement, the prosecution said that

Transport minister: All maritime ports work regularly, preventive measures taken

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir has reaffirmed that all Egyptian maritime ports are operated normally around the clock. The minister made his remarks on Saturday during his tour of Alexandria Harbor, stressing that all necessary precautionary procedures are adopted to