BREAKING NEWS | CanSino To Start Phase III Trial Of Covid-19 Vaccine In Saudi

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia will soon begin Phase III clinical trials on around 5,000 people for a COVID-19 vaccine develop by China’s CanSino Biologics Inc., a Saudi health ministry spokesman said on Sunday. Last month, CanSino’s co-founder said the company was in talks with Russia, Brazil and Saudi Arabia to launch a … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | CanSino To Start Phase III Trial Of Covid-19 Vaccine In Saudi

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Lift Nationwide Curfew, Resume Economic Activities From Sunday

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia will end a nationwide curfew and lift restrictions on businesses from Sunday morning after three months of lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, state news agency SPA quoted a source in the interior ministry as saying on Saturday. The curfew will be lifted as of 6 A.M. … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Lift Nationwide Curfew, Resume Economic Activities From Sunday

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 4,949 Virus Cases, Adopts Dexamethasone For Treatment

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia reported on Wednesday 4,919 new coronavirus cases as the Health Ministry announced it was adopting dexamethasone for treating patients. The latest figures bring to 141, 234 the number of infections in the Kingdom. The ministry said 2,371 cases were reported in Riyadh, 282 in the city of Mekkah, … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 4,949 Virus Cases, Adopts Dexamethasone For Treatment

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 4,233 New Cases, Highest Daily Rise So Far

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia reported 3,233 new cases of coronavirus and 40 COVID-19 deaths, raising the total number of cases in the Kingdom to 127, 541 and the virus – related death toll to 972, the Ministry of Health said on Sunday. The new cases were the highest number of daily reported … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 4,233 New Cases, Highest Daily Rise So Far

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Confirms 3,369 New Virus Infections

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia registered on Monday 3,369 new coronavirus cases, raising it total to 105,283. In a daily briefin, the Health Ministry said 746 of the new infections were reported in the capital Riyadh, 577 in Jeddah, 379 in the holy city of Makkah and 301 in Al-Dammam. Thirty-four more fatalities … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Confirms 3,369 New Virus Infections

CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Coronavirus Cases Exceed 100,000

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The number of coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia exceeded 100,000 on Sunday following a rise in new infections over the past ten days. The Saudi Ministry of Health reported 3,045 new cases on Sunday, taking the total to 101,914, with 712 deaths. The number of new cases exceeded 3,000 for … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Coronavirus Cases Exceed 100,000

CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Arabia Reports 3,121 New Virus Cases

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia registered on Saturday 3,121 new coronavirus cases, including 900 in the capital Riyadh, 572 in Jeddah and 279 in the holy city of Makkah. The latest figures take to 98,869 the number of infections in the Kingdom. A daily briefing on the outbreak revealed that 1,175 more people … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Arabia Reports 3,121 New Virus Cases

NEWS ALERT | Coronavirus Restrictions Reinstated In Jeddah For 15 Days

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Interior has announced a series of restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Jeddah that will last for 15 days. The restrictions will come into effect from Saturday and are a response to an evaluation of the health situation in the city by the relevant … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Coronavirus Restrictions Reinstated In Jeddah For 15 Days

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Ease Virus Restrictions Return To Normal By June 21

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud approved on Monday the easing of restrictions imposed over the coronavirus outbreak. Restrictions will be lifted in three phases, culminating in the curfew completely ending – with the exception of the holy city of Makkah – from June … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Ease Virus Restrictions Return To Normal By June 21

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 2,399 New Cases Bringing Total to 72,560 On Eid Al Fitr

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia reported 2,399 new coronavirus cases on the first day of Eid al-Fitr, bringing the total to 72,560. Riyadh remained the area with the highest daily increase, but Mecca had a higher increase than recent days, with 611 new cases in the province. Jeddah reported the third highest number … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 2,399 New Cases Bringing Total to 72,560 On Eid Al Fitr