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The impact of coronavirus on ride-hailing services: A story of narrowed livelihoods
Beesan Kassab | The cutback in benefits was felt by drivers well before the coronavirus outbreak.
How COVID-19 broke out at the National Cancer Institute
Rana Mamdouh | The institute's dean and director have given conflicting statements on the source of the outbreak.
The nurse who accompanied her daughter in quarantine
Basma Mostafa | “I begged them to let me go with my daughter."
Popular markets without people
Nada Arafat | Heba, a mother of five boys, also works as a produce vendor in the village market in Gharbiya.
Q&A | Head of Metallurgical Industries Holding Company: Initiative to provide as many ventilators as possible
Beesan Kassab | What do the manufacture of automobiles and ventilators have in common?
Cologne 555: How coronavirus revived Egypt’s favorite perfume
Omaima Ismail | Production had been "modest" in recent years
Expect higher COVID-19 numbers, but don’t be alarmed, PM Madbuly says
Madbuly also urged that construction operations continue at “maximum capacity” at "all sites."
Coronavirus? It’s in God’s hands
Hossam al-Khouly | "What are you worried about, basha, so long as you’re Egyptian? It’s in God’s hands."
From the COVID-19 operations room: How has the Health Ministry handled the ‘war’?
Hossam Bahgat | Everything changed on March 6, the day the health minister returned to Egypt.
 
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Opinion
cosmic lovers
Cosmic love in the year of COVID-19
We knew it first. This will be a cosmic year.
Reem Khorshid
Growing something out of grief
I am overcome by a sudden warm wave of realization: I have to go back. I want to go back.
Nader Andrawos
How to survive the end of the world
All over the world, people are running to grocery stores to hoard toilet paper and sanitizer gel —
 
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News
Suspected MERS case from Saudi arrives at Cairo airport
First suspected death from MERS coronavirus
No coronavirus in Egypt, claims Health Ministry
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