July 5, 2021

HIV generic drug for babies distributed in Africa, says UNITAID

Africa map.

Aid agencies have distributed a strawberry-flavoured tablet for children living with HIV in six African countries, the first generic pediatric version of a key anti-retroviral, global health agency UNITAID said on Sunday.

In another news, Egypt’s January-June tourism revenues hits $3.5-4bn according to a deputy minister.

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Egypt’s tourism revenues were between 3.5 billion dollars to 4 billion dollars during the first half of 2021 and the country received about 3.5 million tourists from January to June, Ghada Shalaby, the Egypt’s Deputy Minister of Tourism, told Reuters.