COVID-19 Update (Egypt announces Two-Week Curfew
The Egyptian Prime Minister have imposed a partial curfew from 1900 to 0600 daily, as from Wednesday as part of stricter measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus,
During the curfew hours, all mass public and private transport will be suspended.
All shops and malls will be completely closed on the weekend and will shut down from 5 pm to 6 am on weekdays, the prime minister said. Only supermarkets, pharmacies and bakeries will be exempt from the closure.
All government offices and public services, except for health offices, will shut their doors to the public during the curfew period. And a decision to limit the number of government employees going to work will also be prolonged until mid-April.
Shipping and logistics:
– The Suez Canal transit and all Egyptian ports are working normally.
– All containers terminals are working normally ,
– All vessels operation in Egyptian ports (Discharging, Loading) are carried out normally.
- Trucking of cargo is suspended during the Curfew
Please be guided accordingly.