Egypt announces the application of new requirements for arrivals to enter its lands, starting today

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Egypt announces the application of new requirements for arrivals to enter its lands, starting today

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The Egyptian authorities announced the start of implementing new requirements and controls approved by the Ministry of Health to enter the Egyptian territories through the quarantine departments at airports, seaports and land crossings to confront Corona.

Where the General Authority for Sea Ports announced, in a statement today, Saturday, the application of the new requirements and controls approved by the Ministry of Health and Population to enter Egyptian territory, through quarantine departments at airports, seaports and land crossings, starting today, in conjunction with developments related to confronting the Corona virus.

The statement indicated that, “It is required to enter Egyptian territory, to obtain the anti-Coronavirus vaccines approved by the World Health Organization or the Egyptian Medicines Authority, and 14 days have passed since vaccination with the second dose for two-dose vaccines, or at least 14 days from vaccination with vaccines scheduled for a single dose. before reaching Egyptian territory.

The statement added: “In the absence of a certificate stating that the vaccine has been received, it is required that the person coming to the country possess a certificate stating that he is negative for the virus, through the tests approved by the Ministry of Health and Population “PCR-Antigen Rapid Test-ID NOW”, and the examination is before reaching the hospital. Egyptian ports are within 72 hours, with the exception of children under 12 years old.

The statement confirmed that “the work of conducting the ID NOW COVID-19 test analysis for people coming from countries (South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, and Eswatini) has been suspended, according to the instructions of the Minister of Health.”

And the statement added, “In the event that the vaccination certificate, or the examination certificate carried by the passenger, does not conform to the established controls, an Antigen Rapid Test is conducted to detect the Corona virus, and in the case of a positive test for non-Egyptians, the laboratory examination is confirmed using the ID NOW test.”

The statement said: “For those arriving through the tourist airports” Sharm El-Sheikh, Taba, Hurghada, Marsa Alam, Luxor and Aswan, the arrival is required to have a certificate of vaccination against the Corona virus in accordance with international conditions and controls, and in the absence of a certificate stating receiving the vaccine, it is required that He shall have a certificate stating that the test is negative for the Corona virus.

And in the event that the vaccination certificate, or the examination certificate held by the passenger, does not conform to the established controls, an Antigen Rapid Test is conducted to detect the Corona virus, and when the examination is positive, the arrivals are allowed to self-isolate for 5 days in the residence hotel, with a PCR examination performed on the sixth day. And in the event that there are no symptoms of the disease and the result of the PCR is negative, they are allowed to end the isolation, but if the result is positive, the isolation continues for another 5 days, then the isolation is ended without the need for another examination.

Nasser Hatem – Cairo

Source: RT





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