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Covid-19 precautionary measures to continue

Covid-19 precautionary measures to continue

The Cabinet on Wednesday affirmed the continuation of the precautionary measures taken to combat the Covid-19 pandemic, Qatar News Agency reported.

Moderna sees 20mn doses of Covid-19 vaccine candidate by year end

Moderna sees 20mn doses of Covid-19 vaccine candidate by year end

Moderna Inc said on Friday it was on track to produce 20 million doses of its experimental coronavirus vaccine by the end of the year, while maintaining its goal of readying 500 million to 1 billion doses in 2021.

Aspetar fetes staff for efforts in Covid fight

Aspetar fetes staff for efforts in Covid fight

Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, organised a ceremony for its staff for their efforts during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

VCUarts Qatar researchers get grant for VR-based project

VCUarts Qatar researchers get grant for VR-based project

The draft proposal was submitted in response to a Rapid Response Innovation Call by HBKU for investigating innovative methods to address expected changes beyond the Covid-19 pandemic

Jordanian PM praises Qatar Charity’s support for his country to fight Covid-19

Jordanian PM praises Qatar Charity’s support for his country to fight Covid-19

Jordanian Prime Minister Dr Omar al-Razzaz has praised the contributions that Qatar Charity (QC) made in support of the kingdom’s efforts in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.

Delay routine dental checkups, WHO urges, until Covid-19 risk is known

Delay routine dental checkups, WHO urges, until Covid-19 risk is known

Dental patients and staff need to be protected from any potential infection by aerosol-generating procedures, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday, as dentists return to work in areas where the Covid-19 pandemic is easing.

QU e-Health research focuses on fighting Covid-19

QU e-Health research focuses on fighting Covid-19

The e-Health research at Qatar University (QU) has developed several initiatives to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. They include a Covid-19 webpage; a web-based prediction system; the first Covid-19 Arabic Twitter dataset; a simulator for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and dynamic ventilator circ

Qatar hails women's sacrifices in combating Covid-19

Qatar hails women's sacrifices in combating Covid-19

Qatar has praised the significant role and the enormous sacrifices that women have made with great devotion to combat the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

E-arbitration ‘necessary’ amid pandemic, says Qicca official

E-arbitration ‘necessary’ amid pandemic, says Qicca official

Due to repercussions of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, there has been a significant increase in the settling of disputes online, according to an official of the Qatar International Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration

Barzan Holdings produces 8,000 ventilators per month

Barzan Holdings produces 8,000 ventilators per month

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Defence-affiliated Barzan Holdings has managed to manufacture ventilators that are 100% locally made in record time

Foreign doctors' hopes for fast-track pandemic licenses in Canada fading

Foreign doctors' hopes for fast-track pandemic licenses in Canada fading

Canada's effort to fast-track careers of foreign-trained doctors to meet growing patient numbers during the Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in only about two dozen licenses approved

Qatar says international community must not overlook conflict resolution amid Covid-19 fight

Qatar says international community must not overlook conflict resolution amid Covid-19 fight

Qatar affirmed that the international community should not only focus on current fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and overlook efforts to resolve existing conflicts in the regions of the world.