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Cabinet reimposes Covid-19 restrictions

Cabinet reimposes Covid-19 restrictions

The Cabinet has decided to reimpose some restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the country, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reports.

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 ...

Philippines expands travel ban to limit spread of coronavirus variant

Philippines expands travel ban to limit spread of coronavirus variant

The Philippines will ban travellers from 19 countries and territories until mid-January as a measure to keep out a new variant of the coronavirus, its transport ministry said on Tuesday.

Efforts of all helped curb of spread of Covid-19 in Qatar: GCO

Efforts of all helped curb of spread of Covid-19 in Qatar: GCO

The concerted efforts of healthcare workers and the commitment of all members of society to precautionary measures has limited the spread of Covid-19 in Qatar, the Government Communications Office (GCO) has said.

Education and awareness key in preventing Covid-19 spread

Education and awareness key in preventing Covid-19 spread

Education, as well as raising awareness, plays a vital role in encouraging the public, particularly mall-goers and shoppers, to follow health and safety protocols to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) ...

Monsoon may worsen Covid spread in India: study

Monsoon may worsen Covid spread in India: study

The spread of coronavirus in India may speed up during peak monsoon and winter, with a continuous fall in temperature, claims a study conducted jointly by researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology...

Virtual iftar sees QF and Tomoh spread cross-cultural understanding

Virtual iftar sees QF and Tomoh spread cross-cultural understanding

Education, entertainment, interaction, and experiences have been blended by Qatar Foundation (QF) to give people from Qatar and beyond an insight ...

Minister presents Qatar’s strategy to contain spread of Covid-19 to WHO officials

Minister presents Qatar’s strategy to contain spread of Covid-19 to WHO officials

HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, has provided officials from the World Health Organisation (WHO) with an overview of Qatar’s strategy to contain and curb the spread of Covid-19 ...

Lekhwiya patrols help curb Covid-19 spread in Qatar

Lekhwiya patrols help curb Covid-19 spread in Qatar

The Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya) is taking part in the ongoing efforts to prevent the spread of Covid-19 by implementing a slew of measures across the country.

Road to recovery: Australia eases restrictions as coronavirus spread slows

Road to recovery: Australia eases restrictions as coronavirus spread slows

Declaring Australia was on the road to recovery with new coronavirus infections almost stamped out, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Tuesday hospitals will resume many elective surgeries ...

Qatar Chamber launches ‘Takatuf' initiative to prevent virus spread

Qatar Chamber launches ‘Takatuf' initiative to prevent virus spread

Qatar Chamber has launched ‘Takatuf’, an initiative that urges its members, as well as public and private joint-stock companies and businessmen to support the country’s efforts

India goes under 14-hour lockdown to curb coronavirus spread

India goes under 14-hour lockdown to curb coronavirus spread

Hundreds of millions of Indians stayed indoors on Sunday, heeding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal to citizens to self-isolate as authorities battled to contain the fast-spreading epidemic.