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Kuwait Reports Highest Daily Jump in Virus Cases

Kuwait Reports Highest Daily Jump in Virus Cases

Kuwait reported on Monday the highest daily jump in coronavirus cases, at 109 in the past 24 hours, taking the country’s total to 665. Health ministry spokesman Dr.

Saudi Arabia Reports 61 New Virus Cases

Saudi Arabia Reports 61 New Virus Cases

The Saudi health ministry registered on Monday 61 new coronavirus cases, raising the Kingdom’s total to 2,463. According to its website, 488 patients have recovered from the disease. The ministry urged the people to respect preventive measures, such avoiding handshakes and gatherings, staying

UAE Cabinet Directs Factories to Support Health Sector

The United Arab Emirates cabinet took a series of decisions on Sunday in response to the coronavirus outbreak, including waiving residency visa fines for the rest of the year, its vice president said. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, who is also the UAE prime minister and ruler of Dubai, sa

Abdulhamid Saeed Named New Governor of UAE Central Bank

Abdulhamid Saeed Named New Governor of UAE Central Bank

UAE's President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued a federal decree for 2020 appointing Abdulhamid Saeed as Governor of the Central Bank. Saeed is replacing Mubarak Rashid al-Mansouri who has been at the helm of the institution since 2014. He has more than 35 years of experience in the

Saudi Arabia’s Virus Cases Top 2,000 as 351 Recover

Saudi Arabia’s Virus Cases Top 2,000 as 351 Recover

Saudi Arabia’s coronavirus cases have exceeded 2,000 after 154 patients were diagnosed in the past 24 hours. Health Ministry spokesman Mohammed Abdelali said three of the new cases were linked to travel, while the rest contracted the virus from other patients. The Kingdom has registered 2,039

UK Lauds Saudi Efforts to Limit Coronavirus' Global Impact

UK Lauds Saudi Efforts to Limit Coronavirus' Global Impact

Britain’s Prince Charles has hailed Saudi Arabia's efforts in tackling the global impact of the COVID-19 disease after the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques chaired an extraordinary G20 virtual summit last week. The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, made on Thu

Saudi Aramco Supports Health Endowment Fund with 200 Million Riyals

Saudi Aramco Supports Health Endowment Fund with 200 Million Riyals

Saudi Aramco and its subsidiaries announced the support of the Health Endowment Fund in the Ministry of Health with 200 million riyals ($53 million). The oil giant said the support comes in line with the efforts of the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz

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