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Biden unveils plan to pump $1.9 trillion into pandemic-hit economy

Biden unveils plan to pump $1.9 trillion into pandemic-hit economy

President-elect Joe Biden outlined a $1.9 trillion stimulus package proposal on Thursday, saying bold investment was needed to jump-start the economy and accelerate the distribution of vaccines ...

Qatar 2022 stadiums continue to take shape despite pandemic

Qatar 2022 stadiums continue to take shape despite pandemic

With less than two years to go until the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy made major progress in stadium delivery during 2020.

Covid vaccines mark end of pandemic era’s sizzling travel deals

Covid vaccines mark end of pandemic era’s sizzling travel deals

Snag those vacation bargains while they last. The arrival of a coronavirus vaccine has the US travel industry preparing for a rebound in demand following a historically terrible year.

With vaccines on the way, Mexico sees 'beginning of the end' of pandemic

With vaccines on the way, Mexico sees 'beginning of the end' of pandemic

Mexico can see an end to the coronavirus pandemic on the horizon with the first doses of Pfizer Inc's Covid-19 vaccine scheduled to arrive in weeks, said a top official in charge of the country's international response to the health crisis.

Death of senior doctor rings alarms bells in pandemic-struck Indonesia

Death of senior doctor rings alarms bells in pandemic-struck Indonesia

Dr Sardjono Utomo, a senior Indonesian doctor, admitted himself to his local hospital in East Java late Tuesday afternoon.

Biden promises help to US workers hit by pandemic, Trump hints at 2024 run

Biden promises help to US workers hit by pandemic, Trump hints at 2024 run

President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday promised a group of workers hit by the raging Covid-19 pandemic that more aid would be on the way, while President Donald Trump hinted he may be ready to begin planning another run for the White House in 2024.

QRCS concludes coronavirus pandemic control project in Panama

QRCS concludes coronavirus pandemic control project in Panama

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has concluded a Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic control project in the Republic of Panama, in partnership with the Panamanian Red Cross ...

Qatar is making proactive efforts to deal with repercussions of pandemic: Official

Qatar is making proactive efforts to deal with repercussions of pandemic: Official

Qatar is making proactive efforts to deal with the repercussions of the pandemic by investing in innovation, technology and science to enable urgent and effective measures to contain the virus and mitigate its impact ...

‘Outbreak’ art expo pays tribute to modern-day heroes and interprets life amid a pandemic at Ajyal Film Festival

‘Outbreak’ art expo pays tribute to modern-day heroes and interprets life amid a pandemic at Ajyal Film Festival

Exploring the world’s altered reality through artistic interaction, the Doha Film Institute’s (DFI) 8th Ajyal Film Festival is presenting the ‘Outbreak’ art exhibition at Msheireb Downtown Doha ...

Campaign recognises work of healthcare heroes amid Covid-19

Campaign recognises work of healthcare heroes amid Covid-19

‘Letters for Good’ is a campaign initiated by Riya Mahajan, a young student in Qatar, to say thanks to healthcare workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Dismal 2021 in sight for airline industry as pandemic-induced crisis continues

Dismal 2021 in sight for airline industry as pandemic-induced crisis continues

The global airline industry’s prospects look dismal in 2021 with pandemic-induced crisis continuing, job losses mounting and economic devastation growing.

Temporary traffic closure on Dukhan Highway

Temporary traffic closure on Dukhan Highway

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced a temporary traffic closure on Dukhan Highway towards Dukhan from 11pm tomorrow (Tuesday) until 4am Wednesday.