Daily Archives: April 4, 2020

CGTN: Remembering the medical professionals we’ve lost to coronavirus

BEIJING, April 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The unknown, relentless novel coronavirus has so far deprived thousands of people of their beloved family members in China. Parting ways doesn’t mean parting forever. CGTN explores in detail the lives of those who

Antiquities ministry launches new virtual tours of archaeological sites

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has launched a new virtual tour of the tomb of Queen Meresankh III in the area of the Great Pyramid of Giza. The tour is part of the ministry’s campaign on its official website

Transport minister inspects work progress at metro, electric train project

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir inspected on Saturday work progress at the fourth phase of Cairo metro’s third line, in addition to the electric train project that links El Salam district with the New Administrative Capital and the 10th of

CBE cancels EGP 1 bln sales ceiling for industry supportive initiative

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) cancelled Saturday a previously set annual EGP one billion in sales ceiling to benefit from a launched initiative, aimed at shoring up the private industrial and agriculture sectors. The move aims at expanding the

Health Ministry refutes circulated COVID-19 statics

The Health and Population Ministry on Friday refuted false statistics circulated on social media platforms about COVID-19 patients in Egypt. In a statement, Spokesman for the ministry Khalid Megahed denounced as “baseless” these documents attributed to the Ministry of Health.

Egypt confirms 85 new coronavirus cases; death toll rises to 71

The Health Ministry said Saturday that 85 new coronavirus cases were detected; all of them are Egyptians who either came from abroad or were in contact with other positive cases. This upped the total number of confirmed cases to 1,070,