President Abdel Fattah El Sisi asserted that Egypt’s private sector should never reduce the wages of its employees, pledging to support the sector in this matter by any means necessary.
El-Sisi said that combating the coronavirus represents a joint effort between the government and citizens, adding that Egypt can overcome this challenge through the cooperation of its people.
In the meantime, El Sisi hailed military efforts to contain the coronavirus, adding that all state bodies are involved in the fight against the pandemic.
He directed the Egyptian Armed Forces to distribute face masks for free to counter the further spread of the coronavirus
Meanwhile, he stressed his appreciation for Egypt’s healthcare workers and their efforts in the fight against the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
El Sisi further praised the efforts made by the government and armed forces to curb its spread.