Gulf Times - COVID-19
MOPH reports 266 new Covid-19 cases, 227 recoveries and one death

MOPH reports 266 new Covid-19 cases, 227 recoveries and one death

The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced today 266 new confirmed cases of Covid-19, in the last 24 hours, of which 230 are from community cases and 36 from travellers returning from abroad.

Omani Ministry of Health: Total covid-19 cases reach 111033

Omani Ministry of Health: Total covid-19 cases reach 111033

The Omani Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday that the total number of registered cases of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) in the country has reached 111033.

Coronavirus survives on skin five times longer than flu virus: study

Coronavirus survives on skin five times longer than flu virus: study

The coronavirus remains active on human skin for nine hours, Japanese researchers have found, in a discovery they said showed the need for frequent hand washing to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

US investor confidence in Qatar market ‘remains high’, says USQBC official

US investor confidence in Qatar market ‘remains high’, says USQBC official

US investor confidence in Qatar continues to increase, according to an official of the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC), who cited reforms and laws aimed at attracting foreign direct investments (FDI) and Qatar’s resiliency against an economic blockade and Covid-19

ENT specialist cautions against seasonal illnesses in Covid-19 scenario

ENT specialist cautions against seasonal illnesses in Covid-19 scenario

Considering the Covid-19 scenario, people must be doubly careful in the coming months as climate transition takes place in Qatar, resulting in seasonal illnesses, leading Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist Dr Mohan Thomas cautioned Friday.

Eli Lilly says other Covid-19 antibody drug trials ongoing after study halted for safety concern

Eli Lilly says other Covid-19 antibody drug trials ongoing after study halted for safety concern

Eli Lilly & Co on Wednesday said other trials of its experimental coronavirus antibody therapy remain on track after a government-run study testing the treatment in hospitalized Covid-19 patients was paused due to safety concerns.

Trump resumes campaign with Florida rally 10 days after Covid-19 disclosure

Trump resumes campaign with Florida rally 10 days after Covid-19 disclosure

President Donald Trump will try to put his bout with Covid-19 behind him when he returns to the campaign trail on Monday, beginning a three-week sprint to the Nov. 3 US election with a rally in the battleground state of Florida.

Qatar Chamber assures continuous virtual training courses post Covid-19

Qatar Chamber assures continuous virtual training courses post Covid-19

Qatar Chamber will continue to provide substantial online training courses to stakeholders in the private sector post Covid-19, the chamber’s director general, Saleh bin Hamad al-Sharqi, has said.

Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently

Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently

Software giant Microsoft will let employees work from home permanently if they choose to, US media reported on Friday, becoming the latest employer to expand work-from-home provisions prompted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Qatar participates in special session of WHO Executive Board on the response to Covid-19 pandemic

Qatar participates in special session of WHO Executive Board on the response to Covid-19 pandemic

Qatar participated in the special session of the WHO Executive Board on the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, which was concluded on Tuesday.

MoPH reports 251 Covid-19 cases, 229 recoveries

MoPH reports 251 Covid-19 cases, 229 recoveries

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) reported Tuesday 251 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) during the last 24 hours, of which 233 are from community cases

Trump says Americans are learning to live with Covid-19

Trump says Americans are learning to live with Covid-19

Defying critics, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Americans were learning to live with Covid-19, a day after returning to the White House for further intensive treatment after being hospitalized with the coronavirus.