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World - International
12/1/2021 9:01:02 PM
A person in California became the first in the US to have an identified case of the COVID-19 omicron variant, US officials said Wednesday as scientists continue to study the risks posed by the new strain of the virus.

World - International
12/1/2021 3:43:11 PM
Austria's lockdown has officially been extended until Dec. 11 as planned amid signs that the measures are helping to bring down a sky-high corona virus infection rate.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
12/1/2021 10:53:00 AM
While tourism has been picking up in Luxor in the wake of promotional events such as the inauguration of the Avenue of the Sphinxes, it remains to be seen how it will stand up to the Omicron variant of Covid-19.

World - Region
12/1/2021 10:51:30 AM
President Joe Biden on Tuesday said he would decide on a weekly basis whether to extend US travel bans on southern Africa, depending what happens with the worrying new Omicron variant of Covid-19.

World - Africa
12/1/2021 10:50:42 AM
Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, on Wednesday confirmed its first cases of the new Covid-19 variant, among three passengers who had arrived from South Africa.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/30/2021 10:57:40 PM
Egypt is on full alert after the emergence of Omicron, a COVID-19 variant, reports Reem Leila

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/30/2021 10:53:49 PM
The new president of the American University in Cairo discusses his vision for the future of the university at a media roundtable discussion attended by Reham El-Adawi

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/30/2021 10:45:18 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/30/2021 10:29:01 PM
If the developing nations continue not to be allowed to produce vaccines against Covid-19, events such as the spread of the new Omicron variant may well occur more often, writes Mahmoud Mohieldin

Egypt - Health
11/30/2021 10:00:33 PM
Qatar's Ministry of Health mandated that all Incoming travellers that are non-residents of Qatar must register via a pre-registration website and upload all required documents at least three days before arrival, the Qatari Ministry of Public Health said on Monday.

World - Africa
11/30/2021 8:31:11 PM
South African pharma giant Aspen said Tuesday it has reached an agreement in principle with US-based Johnson & Johnson paving the way for an anti-Covid vaccine "made in Africa for Africa".

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/30/2021 8:21:07 PM
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday that the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted migration flows and labour mobility as well as remittances from expats to their home countries.

World - Region
11/30/2021 7:48:12 PM
The head of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees said Tuesday it was unable to pay its 28,000 employees on time this month because of a major funding crisis, warning of potential cuts in vital services to millions of people amid a global pandemic.

World - International
11/30/2021 7:39:40 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned Tuesday that only a "global vaccination plan" could end the Covid-19 pandemic and called the uneven roll-out of vaccines around the world "immoral."

Sports - Omni sports
11/30/2021 12:28:27 PM
China warned Tuesday that the fast-spreading Omicron Covid-19 variant would cause challenges in hosting next February's Winter Olympics in Beijing.

World - International
11/30/2021 12:02:44 PM
Existing Covid-19 jabs will struggle against the Omicron variant and it will take months to develop a new shot that works, the head of US vaccine manufacturer Moderna has told the Financial Times.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/30/2021 11:47:17 AM
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, who will be starting an official visit to Egypt on 1 December, spoke to Al-Ahram's editor-in-chief on a host of issues including fostering economic and political cooperation between the two countries, strengthening Spanish-Egyptian strategic partnership in the Mediterranean region, providing coronavirus vaccines to Egypt, and efforts to achieve security and stability in Libya.

Business - Energy
11/30/2021 9:33:43 AM
OPEC+ oil producers meet Thursday under pressure from US President Joe Biden, who has opened up his country's taps hoping to bring down crude prices, and a new Covid-19 variant that has complicated the equation.

Sports - World
11/29/2021 11:22:05 PM
The Ballon d’Or ceremony has been held in Paris on Monday for the first time since 2019 as the award was not issued in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt - Health
11/29/2021 9:50:16 PM
Parental approval is “essential and needed” for the vaccination of 12 to 15-year-old minors against COVID-19, said the spokesperson for Egypt’s health ministry Hossam Abdel-Ghaffar on Monday.

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