BREAKING NEWS | COVID-19 Vaccine May Be Ready By Year-End, Says WHO’s Tedros

GENEVA – A vaccine against COVID-19 may be ready by year-end, the head of the World Health Organization said on Tuesday. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called for solidarity and political commitment by all leaders to ensure equal distribution of vaccines when they become available. ‘We will need vaccines and there is hope that by … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | COVID-19 Vaccine May Be Ready By Year-End, Says WHO’s Tedros

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces Recovery Of 19 Parties, 283 New Cases Of COVID-19, One Death

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, today announced 283 new cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the UAE, bringing the total number of cases to 2,359. The newly diagnosed patients of various nationalities are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary medical care’, MoHAP affirmed. MoHap said … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces Recovery Of 19 Parties, 283 New Cases Of COVID-19, One Death

GLOBAL ECONOMY | G20 Energy Ministers To Meet To Foster Global Cooperation: Statement

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia said it would convene a virtual meeting of energy ministers from the Group of 20 major economies on Friday ‘to foster global dialogues and cooperation to ensure stable energy markets and enable a stronger global economy’. A statement from the Saudi G20 secretariat said the energy ministers, speaking … Continue reading GLOBAL ECONOMY | G20 Energy Ministers To Meet To Foster Global Cooperation: Statement

GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST CORONAVIRUS | MAC Pledges to Donate USD 10 Million To Help Fight Coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA - You can always count on buying a new lipstick to give you those feel – good vibes. Want it to be extra special? It’s time to support MAC Cosmetics who with its already hugely successful Viva Glam campaign is taking things one step further. Looking to support those who are most … Continue reading GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST CORONAVIRUS | MAC Pledges to Donate USD 10 Million To Help Fight Coronavirus

HEALTH | Coronavirus And Clothes: How To Handle Laundry During Pandemic

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA - We know to practice safe social distancing and frequently wash our hands to protect ourselves and our loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic – but how about our clothes? Though much remains unknown about the novel COVID-19 virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) currently states that the viral … Continue reading HEALTH | Coronavirus And Clothes: How To Handle Laundry During Pandemic

BREAKING NEWS | Coronavirus Cases In Saudi Arabia Rise To 2,385 With 34 Fatalities

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The confirmed cases of coronavirus in Saudi Arabia reached to 2,385 in the last 24 as the death toll rose to 34, the Ministry of Health announced on Sunday. A total of 206 had tested positive for the virus in the last virus in the last 24 hours in the … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Coronavirus Cases In Saudi Arabia Rise To 2,385 With 34 Fatalities

CORONAVIRUS | Trump Invokes Defense Production Act To Stop Export Of Masks

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed an order directing his administration to stop N-95 face masks and other personal protective equipment needed in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic from exported to other countries. In a statement, Trump said his order under the Defense Protection Act ‘is another step in … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Trump Invokes Defense Production Act To Stop Export Of Masks

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Kuwait Reports First Death From Coronavirus Outbreak: State News Agency

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Kuwait recorded on Saturday its first death from coronavirus outbreak, state news agency KUNA reported, citing a health ministry spokesman. The total number of people diagnosed with the disease increased by 62 in the past 24 hours to 479 cases, he said, according to KUNA.

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Authorities Lock Down Several Jeddah Neighborhoods

RIYAHD | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi authorities announced a lockdown and a partial curfew in seven neighborhoods of the Red Sea city of Jeddah, starting on Saturday, as part of measures to contain the new coronavirus outbreak, the interior ministry said in a statement. The ministry said residents in those neighborhoods could only go out … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Authorities Lock Down Several Jeddah Neighborhoods

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Makes Telephone Call To Crown Prince Of Britain

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, made Thursday a telephone call to Crown Prince of Britain and Prince of Wales Prince Charles who has recently recovered from the novel Coronavirus. During the phone conversation, HRH Crown Prince was reassured … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Makes Telephone Call To Crown Prince Of Britain