Category: Middle East

Breakthrough treatment for coronavirus developed in UAE

A patent has been granted by the Ministry of Economy for the development of an innovative and promising treatment for COVID-19 infections using stem cells. The treatment was…

Jordan eases coronavirus curfew and reopens more businesses

Jordan on Monday eased restrictions on movement aimed at containing the spread of the coronavirus and allowed more businesses to reopen to help jump-start the cash-strapped economy, officials…

Abu Dhabi Indian consular services to partially resume from May 1

The Indian mission’s consular services in Abu Dhabi will partially resume services from May 1, the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi announced on its Twitter handle on Tuesday….

Iraq to get 30-day waiver for Iranian gas imports

Washington on Sunday granted Iraq a 30-day extension to a waiver allowing it to import Iranian gas for its dilapidated power grids despite American sanctions, an Iraqi official…

Saudi Arabia announces 1,289 new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia has confirmed 1,289 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 18,811, the Ministry of Health announced on Monday….

Coronavirus prevention: How to make your own protective mask

UAE-based designer Behnood Javaherpour shows how to create your own face mask at home Source : Gulf News

Emirates cabin crew now in protective gear to ensure Passenger, Staff safety

Emirates cabin crew, boarding agents and ground staff in direct contact with passengers will now don personal protective equipment (PPE) which includes a protective disposable gown over their…

Istanbul death toll hints Turkey is hiding a wider coronavirus calamity

For weeks President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has presented Turkey’s performance in handling the coronavirus as one of the world’s most successful, as he maintained strict control over information…

This is what coronavirus does to the human body

You mainly contract the coronavirus by inhaling virus droplets through your mouth and nose.

What are the chances of recovered patients testing positive again?

More than two million people around the world have been infected with the novel coronavirus since it first surfaced in December 2019, and about a quarter have recovered…

Iran coronavirus deaths rise to 4,869 and infections to 77,995

Pharmaceutical factory workers package vitamin and mineral supplement ampoules at the Actoverco plant in Karaj, about 40 kilometres (nearly 25 miles) west of Iran’s capital Tehran, on February…

Saudi Arabia races to contain epidemic in Islam’s holiest city

Saudi authorities are racing to contain an outbreak of coronavirus in the Islamic holy city of Mecca, where crowded slums and labor camps have accelerated the spread even…

Global Pandemic Is ‘White Death’ Heralding Judgement Day, Messianic Shiites Says

The coronavirus pandemic for many may pose a global health and economic crisis but for some in Iran COVID-19 is the White Death, a sign of the imminent…

Emirates extends validity of tickets up to 24 months

Emirates aircraft at Dubai Airport DUBAI: Dubai-based Emirates airline has said that its passengers can extend the validity of their tickets up to 24 months from the date…

Saudi Arabia extends coronavirus curfew indefinitely

After the kingdom reported more than 300 new infections on each of the last four days, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman extended a nationwide curfew until further notice. the…

Corona virus Invades Saudi Royal Family

The senior Saudi prince who is governor of Riyadh is in intensive care with the coronavirus. Several dozen other members of the royal family have been sickened as…