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Small investors behind surge in GameStop and other shares hit by restrictions

Small investors behind surge in GameStop and other shares hit by restrictions

An army of retail investors that has routed Wall Street's professionals in recent days was dealt a blow on Thursday, after online brokerages restricted purchases of red-hot GameStop and other stocks that had soared this week.

If Covid cases increase, more restrictions may be enforced

If Covid cases increase, more restrictions may be enforced

If the number of Covid-19 cases and hospital admissions continue to increase in Qatar over the coming week or two, additional restrictions may need to be implemented and the country will return to some of the early restriction ...

Australia's NSW tightens restrictions as virus cluster expands

Australia's NSW tightens restrictions as virus cluster expands

Australia's most populous state of New South Wales on Saturday made masks compulsory and imposed new restrictions as its coronavirus cluster expanded by seven, while neighbouring Victoria recorded 10 new locally ...

MoCI issues updated guidelines for gyms

MoCI issues updated guidelines for gyms

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has issued updated guidelines pertaining to the gradual lifting of Covid-19 restrictions on gymnasiums in the country.

UK lockdowns: Wales and Manchester head towards tougher restrictions

UK lockdowns: Wales and Manchester head towards tougher restrictions

About six million people in the United Kingdom face tougher Covid-19 lockdowns in coming days as Wales and Manchester, the country's third largest city, mull additional restrictions as the novel coronavirus outbreak ...

New restrictions as Europe surges past 250,000 virus deaths

New restrictions as Europe surges past 250,000 virus deaths

Belgium imposed a nationwide overnight curfew on Monday as Switzerland made wearing face masks compulsory in indoor public spaces, the latest desperate measures by European governments ...

British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a package of new measures to combat the second wave of the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the country.

'3-phase plan ready to reimpose some Covid restrictions'

'3-phase plan ready to reimpose some Covid restrictions'

The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic around the world and in the State of Qatar has made it essential to enforce a number of measures on various levels to ensure the*MoPH to decide on implementing the Supreme Committee plan: GCO * Phase 4 of gradual lifting of Covid-19 restrictions in Qatar to contin

England sets £10,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 self-isolation rules

England sets £10,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 self-isolation rules

People in England who break new rules requiring them to self-isolate if they have been in contact with someone infected with Covid-19 will face a fine of up to 10,000 pounds ($12,914), Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday.

Further Covid restrictions to be implemented in large parts of England

Further Covid restrictions to be implemented in large parts of England

Britain said today it would impose further restrictions to tackle the rise of Covid-19 across large parts of central and northern England, preventing multiple households from mixing and hospitality running late in the night.

Reintroduction or lifting of Covid-19 restrictions depends on developments: GCO

Reintroduction or lifting of Covid-19 restrictions depends on developments: GCO

The Government Communications Office (GCO) has reiterated that adherence to the precautionary measures remain essential as the Qatar commences the second part of Phase 4 the gradual lifting of Covid-19 restrictions.

Second portion of phase four of gradual lifting of restrictions start Tuesday

Second portion of phase four of gradual lifting of restrictions start Tuesday

The Supreme Committee for Crisis Management thanks both citizens and residents for their critical contribution to the efforts aimed at combating Coronavirus ...