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MOPH reports 230 new cases, one death

MOPH reports 230 new cases, one death

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today recorded 230 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 214 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 120,303.

England sets £10,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 self-isolation rules

England sets £10,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 self-isolation rules

People in England who break new rules requiring them to self-isolate if they have been in contact with someone infected with Covid-19 will face a fine of up to 10,000 pounds ($12,914), Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday.

India's coronavirus infections surge to 5.4 million

India's coronavirus infections surge to 5.4 million

India’s coronavirus case tally surged to 5.4 million as it added 92,605 new infections in the last 24 hours, data from the federal health ministry showed today.

Further Covid restrictions to be implemented in large parts of England

Further Covid restrictions to be implemented in large parts of England

Britain said today it would impose further restrictions to tackle the rise of Covid-19 across large parts of central and northern England, preventing multiple households from mixing and hospitality running late in the night.

MoPH reports 224 new Covid-19 cases, one death

MoPH reports 224 new Covid-19 cases, one death

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) Friday announced 224 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) during the last 24 hours, of which 214 are from community cases and 10 from travellers returning from abroad who are subject to quarantine

ASEAN, China, Japan, South Korea vow to use all policy tools to combat pandemic

ASEAN, China, Japan, South Korea vow to use all policy tools to combat pandemic

Finance ministers and central bank governors from 10-member ASEAN nations and China, Japan and South Korea pledged today to use “all available policy tools” to sustain recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, they said in a joint statement early today.

Australia to ease border limits and allow more citizens home

Australia to ease border limits and allow more citizens home

Australia said today it would increase the number of citizens allowed to return home each week to 6,000 as it manages to get new Covid-19 infections under control.

Updates on Covid-19 right now

Updates on Covid-19 right now

Global coronavirus cases are expected to pass 30 million today, according to a Reuters tally, with the pandemic showing no signs of slowing.

Philippines considers relaxing travel ban for nurses

Philippines considers relaxing travel ban for nurses

The Philippines is considering allowing more nurses and other medical professionals to leave for jobs abroad after banning them from travel so they can fight coronavirus at home, President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman said today.

MOPH reports 244 new Covid-19 cases, 213 recoveries

MOPH reports 244 new Covid-19 cases, 213 recoveries

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) announced on Thursday 244 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) during the last 24 hours, of which 227 are from community cases and 17 from travellers ...

Trump: Coronavirus vaccine coming "in a Matter of Weeks"

Trump: Coronavirus vaccine coming "in a Matter of Weeks"

US President Donald Trump said that a vaccine for coronavirus could be approved "in a matter of weeks." "I'm not doing it for political reasons, I want the vaccine fast," Trump said in an interview with (Fox News).

Embassy of Qatar provides medical aid to Peru

Embassy of Qatar provides medical aid to Peru

The Embassy of Qatar in the Republic of Peru has provided medical aid from Qatar Charity to Peru in support of its efforts to confront the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.