The Ministry of Health gets hold of USD 75 mn, the first portion of the World Bank (WB) grant, to support 1,140 health units in Qena, Sohag, Assiut, Minya and Beni Sueif, Invest-Gate reports.

Minister of Investment and International Cooperation (MIIC) Sahar Nasr assures that her team will coordinate with the WB to speed up the procedures of obtaining the remaining portions of the grant to complete the project in the timeframe planned.

Also in collaboration with the WB, Nasr and Minister of Health Ahmed Emad ElDeen discussed developing 20 health units to provide special services like Obstetrics and Gynecology.