Category: Health


Doha, 23 March 2024 The medical team at the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at Al Wakra Hospital (AWH), Hamad Medical Corporation, succeeded in helping a couple who had been suffering from infertility for more than 14 years. After receiving treatment, the wife, in her third decade, gave birth to quadruplets in ... Read More
March 23, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 07 Feb. 2024 (Gulf Times, Qatar) By Prof. Dr Rayaz Malik An independent analysis of research output on diabetes-related nerve damage identified Qatar as the world’s second-most productive country, relative to population size. The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Endocrinology, showed that scientists in Qatar produced 18.1 articles on diabetic ... Read More
February 7, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 24 Oct 2023 The Embassy of Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Qatar and Elegancia Healthcare WLL has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)  in regards to recruitment of skilled healthcare professionals for Qatar and Elegancia Healthcare hospitals in other regions.  MOU was signed by Muhemmed Aejaz, Ambassador of the Islamic ... Read More
October 26, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui
NHRC Offices in Doha


Doha, 23 July 2023 National Human Rights Committee of Qatar (NHRC) has launched an awareness campaign on the risks of heat stress in the work places. The campaign will focus on the importance of protecting workers from heat stress, especially those who work in outdoor or high-temperature environment  and to prevent from ... Read More
July 24, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui
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