A man receives the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, at Al-Nozha Hospital in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, March 4, 2021. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)

Egypt has all potentials of health and medical tourism, Presidential Advisor for health affairs Mohamed Awad Tageldin said, lauding President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for his support to the international health tourism conference due on March 2-3.

During a press conference, Tageldin reiterated the importance of listing programs of health and medical tourism as part of Egyptian touristic programs.

Tageldin pointed out to Egyptian health centers that gained good medical reputation due to their unique performance.

He asserted that Egypt has the potentials that qualify the health tourism to be an important source of income.