Tags : Covid19

New arrival rules at Indian airports from 23rd Feb 2021,

NEW DELHI – International travelers arriving at Indian airports from the Middle East, Europe and the UK have been advised by the Ministry of Civil Aviation here to brace for longer wait times from 23rd Feb 2021, Tuesday. This is in view of more stringent rules being introduced at entry points to minimize the risk […]...Read More

Global COVID-19 cases top 110 million, deaths at 2.4 million

NEW YORK, 19th February, 2021 – Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide have reached 110,341,923, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University, fatalities stood at 2,442,580. The U.S. leads the world in deaths and infections with 2,558 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours, while the total of US COVID-19 fatalities rose to 493,098. […]...Read More

UAE announces 3,310 new COVID-19 cases, 3,368 recoveries, 17 deaths

9th February, 2021 The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 165,796 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement on Tuesday, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and […]...Read More

The 17,000km journey of the COVID19 vaccine to India’s rural

Reena Jani rose early, finished her chores in the crisp January cold and walked uphill to the road skirting her remote tribal hamlet of Pendajam in eastern India. Riding pillion on a neighbour’s motorcycle for 40 minutes through hillsides dotted with paddy fields, the 34-year-old tribal health worker headed for the Mathalput Community Health Centre. […]...Read More

UAE announces 3,977 new COVID-19 cases, 4,075 recoveries, 12 deaths

3rd February 2021 – The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 173,952 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. ‌‏In a statement on Wednesday, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases […]...Read More

A new set of precautionary measures against COVID-19 announces in

New measures effective from 2 February until the end of the month Measures taken in response to rising violations of preventive measures, says Committee Capacity of indoor seated venues, including cinemas and entertainment and sports venues, reduced to 50%; enhanced precautionary measures to be enforced Hotel establishments to operate at 70% of total capacity; new […]...Read More

Dubai forms Vaccine Logistics Alliance for global distribution of COVID-19

Emirates SkyCargo, Dubai Airports, DP World, and International Humanitarian City join hands to distribute vaccines by air, land, and sea. The combined expertise, along with global air routes, seaports, and logistics networks, will speed up vaccine deployment, especially to developing countries. Dubai’s vaccine storage and distribution facilities ramped up, building on the existing position as […]...Read More

DP World and UNICEF announce global partnership to support COVID-19

The agreement will support the provision of COVID-19 vaccines and related supplies for low- and lower-middle-income countries DP World and UNICEF have announced a wide-ranging partnership to support the global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines and related immunisation supplies in low- and lower-middle-income countries.  The new multi-million-dollar partnership is the largest established to date to support UNICEF’s […]...Read More