Syria and Russia talk to enhance their scientific and medical collaboration

Syria and Russia talk to enhance their scientific and medical collaboration

Syria and Russia have looked into methods to improve their scientific and medical cooperation. During the discussion, Minister Ibrahim highlighted the significance of Syrian-Russian relations, which have progressed significantly on all levels, particularly in the scientific and health-care fields. Ibrahim emphasized the determination of the two countries and people to strengthen their long-standing bilateral ties….

Syrian-Chinese talks on expanding medical and scientific collaboration

Syrian-Chinese talks on expanding medical and scientific collaboration

Syria and China discussed ways to expand their joint cooperation in health, science, and technology. Through the meeting with China’s Ambassador  Feng Biao, Dr. Bassam Ibrahim, Minister of Scientific Research and Higher Education,  emphasised that Syrian-Chinese scientific researchers had achieved significant success at all levels, expressing appreciation for the Chinese Embassy’s financial grant to al-Assad…

Syrian and Iranian health ministers pay visits to a number of facilities

Syrian and Iranian health ministers pay visits to a number of facilities

Hassan al-Ghabbash, Iran’s Health Minister, and Bahram Eynollahi, Iran’s Minister of Health and Medical Education, visited a number of hospitals and pharmaceutical companies that specialise in the production of chronic disease pharmaceuticals, as well as the Center for Strategic Studies and Health Training. According to Al-Ghabbash, the Iranian Delegation’s visit will strengthen bilateral ties by…

Syria and Russia are exploring how to strengthen their medical ties
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Syria and Russia are exploring how to strengthen their medical ties

Dr. Riad Haddad, Syria’s ambassador to Russia, met with Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko to examine prospective collaboration between the Syrian and Russian ministries of health. The meeting is being held in advance of a Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs delegation’s upcoming visit to Syria to sign a bilateral cooperation agreement in the fields of…

Syria and Iran are having a discussion to improve their collaboration in the field of health care

Syria and Iran are having a discussion to improve their collaboration in the field of health care

Damascus- PM Eng. Hussein Arnous and his group met with Minister of Health from Iran  Dr. Bahram Ayn Allah and his delegation on Monday to explore methods to increase Syria-Iran collaboration in the pharmaceutical industry, equipment, medical supplies, scientific research, medical tourism, and student and professor exchanges. During the discussion, the two countries discussed organising joint medical conferences,…

For unvaccinated infants, the Ministry of Health has declared “National Vaccination Day.”

For unvaccinated infants, the Ministry of Health has declared “National Vaccination Day.”

Damascus, Syria- The Ministry of Health has declared today “National Vaccination Day” for unvaccinated infants aged one to five years old, which will extend until June 9th. Dr. Razan Al-Tarabishi, the Ministry’s Director of Primary Care, said, “The programme aims to assess the immunisation status of over 2.7 million children across the country.” “The campaign…

The CEO of Pfizer discusses the low-cost medicine project
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The CEO of Pfizer discusses the low-cost medicine project

During the ceremony, Bourla declared a new programme that will deliver all of Pfizer’s patented vaccines and drugs, which are already available in the United States and the European Union, at a low cost to 45 of the world’s poorest countries which includes Syria as well. In a video of his address posted on YouTube…

The beginning of a vaccination drive against polio will take place the following sunday
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The beginning of a vaccination drive against polio will take place the following sunday

Syria – A polio vaccine campaign for children under the age of five will begin the following Sunday, according to the Ministry of Health. The programme will run through the 9th of this month, according to a post on the ministry’s Facebook page, and will be carried out by mobile teams and health clinics located…

WHO and Syria are expanding cooperation in the healthcare system
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WHO and Syria are expanding cooperation in the healthcare system

Health Minister Dr. Ghabbash met with Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), to discuss methods for improving cooperation on safeguarding medical equipment and providing health care services. Ghabbash mentioned the challenges that Syria faces as a result of the terrorist war and unilateral coercive measures targeting many sectors of vital services and…

Syria, according to the minister, has agreed to collaborate in the fight against health risks

Syria, according to the minister, has agreed to collaborate in the fight against health risks

Syria’s Health Minister, Hasan al-Ghabbash, stated on Monday that the country is dedicated to working on a national and international level to address health concerns that require international cooperation. “While the Corona epidemic continues to spread over the globe, new health dangers loom in a number of nations, while many others suffer crises that jeopardise…

Syrians can get free eye care thanks to a Turkish NGO

Syrians can get free eye care thanks to a Turkish NGO

Syrians have limited access to eye therapy in a country torn apart by a decade-long conflict, with government forces demolishing health facilities. This is being worked on by a Turkish non-profit organisation (NGO). Years of fighting in northern Syria have displaced thousands of people, and the government is providing free therapy of eye to them….

The pharmaceutical sector in Tartous was reactivated with the aid of seven research labs

The pharmaceutical sector in Tartous was reactivated with the aid of seven research labs

The pharmaceutical industries in Tartous Governorate produce a wide variety of medicines with national know-how, helping to sustain the economy, satisfy local demand for medicine, and create hundreds of jobs. “The pharmaceutical industry is active, with seven licensed laboratories in Tartous, each costing more than SYP 7 billion, providing over a thousand job possibilities in…

The UN Syria Commission has asked the Security Council to ensure that Syria receives life-saving humanitarian help

The UN Syria Commission has asked the Security Council to ensure that Syria receives life-saving humanitarian help

“It’s unconscionable to close the final border crossing when it’s needed.” Failure to offer cross-border aid to Syria, according to the UN Syria Commission of Inquiry, would be catastrophic. The international community must continue and extend life-saving cross-border aid as the country faces its biggest economic and humanitarian disaster since the conflict began. On July…

Syria is rid of the “Monkeypox” pandemic, according to health experts

Syria is rid of the “Monkeypox” pandemic, according to health experts

Syria’s Director of Communicable and Chronic Diseases, Zuhair Al-Sahwi, declared the country free of the disease following an epidemic of “monkeypox” in a number of Western countries. In a statement to “SANA,” Al-Sahwi said the health sector is “fully prepared” by disseminating “preventive measures” to all early surveillance and epidemiological investigation teams in the governorates,…

Saudi Arabia has banned international flights to Syria and 15 other countries because to new Covid-19 outbreaks

Saudi Arabia has banned international flights to Syria and 15 other countries because to new Covid-19 outbreaks

Among the 16 countries are Syria, India, Lebanon, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Indonesia, and Vietnam. No cases of monkeypox have been found, according to the country’s health ministry. Following the re-emergence of Covid and a significant increase in the number of day-to-day Covid-19 infections in recent weeks, Saudi Arabia has forbidden its citizens from entering sixteen…

An analysis of descriptive epidemiological data for Syria’s entire country (23rd April 2022)

An analysis of descriptive epidemiological data for Syria’s entire country (23rd April 2022)

A total of 1,97,244 confirmed COVID-19 cases were recorded in Syria between March 22, 2020, and April 23, 2022, including 102 878 (52.16 percent) from north-west Syria (NWS), 55 795 (28.29 percent) from government-controlled regions (GoS), and 38 571 (19.55 percent) from north-east Syria (NES). 7 182 deaths were reported during the same time period,…