Category: Health

Mrs. Maryam bint Abdullah Al-Attiyah, Chairperson NHRC Qatar


Doha, 08 April 2023 (QNA) Chairperson of National Human Rights Committee of Qatar (NHRC), Maryam bint Abdullah Al Attiyah has praised the great progress made by Qatar to protect the right to health without discrimination, as one of the economic, social and cultural rights. Marking the World Health Day, falls on 7th ... Read More
April 7, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui
A citizen receives a dose of COVID-19 in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Jan 02 2022


Beijing, 09 January 2022 (Xinhua News)   Over 2.89 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses had been administered on the Chinese mainland as of Saturday, data from the National Health Commission showed Sunday. Xi'an, Capital of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province, reported 30 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases on Saturday, local authorities said on Sunday. The city has ... Read More
January 9, 2022M Ashraf Siddiqui
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Doha, 02 Jan. 2022 Dr. Yousef Al Maslamani, Medical Director of Hamad General Hospital has advised the general public to seek emergency medical assistance only in critical condition amid rise in the Omicron variant COVID-19 cases in Qatar, He said that Qatar has seen a significant increase in COVID-19 cases driven by ... Read More
January 2, 2022M Ashraf Siddiqui
HMC is the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar


Doha, 31 December 2021 Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced changes to its outpatient services in response to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases in Qatar. The changes have been made to protect patients, visitors and staff from COVID-19 effective Sunday, 2nd January 2022, 50 percent of outpatient appointments will be delivered ... Read More
December 31, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 12 September 2021 Dr Abdullatif Al Khal, Chair of the National Health Strategy Group on COVID-19, has said that the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) decided to give the booster dose to protect from Covid-19 from mid- September in Qatar. ' We will begin with the most vulnerable people first', ... Read More
September 12, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
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Doha, 30 July 2021 MoPH, State of Qatar has announced through it's web site the following updates regarding the Covid-19 travel and return policy, effective Mid Day of Monday, August 02, 2021. For those coming from the following six East Asian countries - Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka :   ... Read More
July 30, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui


Islamabad, 26 July 2021 (Anadolu News) Pakistan on Monday reported more than 3,700 new coronavirus cases, the highest single-day toll since May 22, as the Delta variant is spreading across the country, according to official data. In the past 24 hours, the country registered 3,752 additional infections, bringing the caseload to over ... Read More
July 26, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui


Seoul, 22 July 2021 (Yonhap News) South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases hit a fresh high of over 1,800 on Thursday with mass infections from a virus-hit naval unit, while authorities are increasingly inclined to extend the toughest virus restrictions in the wider Seoul area amid no signs of a letup. The ... Read More
July 22, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Global Health Summit 21 May 2021


Beijing, 23 May 2021 (Xinhua News) Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the Global Health Summit via video in Beijing on Friday, 21st May 2021. President Xi announced China's continued support for global solidarity against COVID-19, and announced the following: China will provide an additional 3 billion US dollars in ... Read More
May 23, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Anadolu News


Geneva, 01 May 2021 (Anadolu News) The World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday that it listed the Moderna vaccine for emergency use for the coronavirus -- the fifth injection to receive emergency validation from the UN agency. "One of the things done under the process is to review how the manufacturing is ... Read More