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Malaysia's king declares state of emergency to curb spread of Covid-19

Malaysia's king declares state of emergency to curb spread of Covid-19

Malaysia's King Al-Sultan Abdullah declared a state of emergency across the country on Tuesday to curb the spread of Covid-19, after consenting to a request from Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin ...

Sidra Medicine and HMC to host 5th Qatar Pediatric Emergency Medicine Conference

Sidra Medicine and HMC to host 5th Qatar Pediatric Emergency Medicine Conference

Sidra Medicine and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will jointly host the 5th Qatar - Pediatric Emergency Medicine (Q-PEM) Conference 2021 from 15th to 17th January 2021. The annual conference is being held virtually this year.

QRCS in emergency response to flash flood victims in Yemen

QRCS in emergency response to flash flood victims in Yemen

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched an emergency intervention to help the internally displaced people (IDPs) affected by flash floods in Yemen by deploying emergency medical care ...

Pfizer-BioNTech seek EU emergency approval for Covid-19 vaccine, target Dec rollout

Pfizer-BioNTech seek EU emergency approval for Covid-19 vaccine, target Dec rollout

Pfizer Inc and BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine could be rolled out in Europe this month, the companies said on Tuesday after they applied for EU emergency approval for the shot.

Thai PM revokes emergency decree despite protests

Thai PM revokes emergency decree despite protests

Thailand's premier on Thursday revoked an emergency decree that had been intended to quell pro-democracy rallies despite it failing to stamp out daily protests ...

New emergency and disaster management graduates at GU-Q complete course

New emergency and disaster management graduates at GU-Q complete course

The newest graduates of Georgetown’s International Executive Master’s in Emergency & Disaster Management (IEDM) degree programme were recognised at a virtual closing ceremony ...

New emergency medical centre opens in Industrial Area

New emergency medical centre opens in Industrial Area

The Hamad Medical Corp (HMC) on Thursday announced the soft opening of the Industrial Area Satellite Emergency Department (IASED), marking an important milestone in urgent care in Qatar.

At least 29 dead after passenger ferry capsizes in Bangladeshi river

At least 29 dead after passenger ferry capsizes in Bangladeshi river

At least 29 people have died after a passenger ferry capsized on a river near the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, officials said on Monday, with fears the toll could rise higher.

Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh stimulus

Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh stimulus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a state of emergency for Tokyo and four remaining areas on Monday after the number of infections fell across the country ...

HMC reports 651 emergency cases on first day of Eid

HMC reports 651 emergency cases on first day of Eid

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) reported a total of 651 emergency cases on the first day of Eid al-Fitr with 431 cases ...

Palestinians extend coronavirus state of emergency to June 5

Palestinians extend coronavirus state of emergency to June 5

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has extended to June 5 a state of emergency declared in areas under his administration in the West Bank ...

Japan extends pandemic state of emergency until May 31

Japan extends pandemic state of emergency until May 31

Japan will extend the state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic by nearly a month, as it is still reporting hundreds of new infection cases daily, the government said on Monday.