This Week in Egypt: Week 13 -2020 ( Mar 23-29)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt declares two-week curfew to counter coronavirus
  • Egypt extends flight suspension for two more weeks
  • Egypt’s Central Bank sets new daily cash deposit and withdrawal limits amid COVID-19 outbreak
  • Egypt began deep cleaning the area around the Giza Pyramids
  • Egypt’s cabinet holds first virtual meeting amid coronavirus pandemic
  • Egypt sentences five people to death for deadly oil pipeline explosion

Pyramids corona

Main Headlines







  • Health Minister: Egypt yet see peak in coronavirus cases.
  • Egypt uses chloroquine in treating COVID-19 patients
  • Egypt’s Mediterranean shores closed to curb COVID-19 spread
  • Egypt sends humanitarian, medical aid to Gaza




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Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.
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