Egypt registers 29 new coronavirus cases and one new death - health ministry

A shop assistant checks customers' temperature before they walk into the store in Cairo

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt on Friday registered 29 new coronavirus cases, the health ministry said in a statement, bringing the total to 285.

The ministry said there was one new fatality, bringing the total number of deaths to eight.

(Reporting By Ahmed Tolba; Editing by Chris Reese)