Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) said on Friday it had started working on a version of its COVID-19 vaccine to target the variant detected in South Africa and would have the shot ready for testing and manufacturing in the next few weeks. The company..
The travel ban will take effect from Monday, November 29 The UAE on Friday suspended inbound flights from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Lesotho and Eswatini due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19 variants. The..
The new Omicron coronavirus variant - identified first in South Africa, but also detected in Europe and Asia - is raising concern worldwide given the number of mutations, which might help it spread or even evade antibodies from prior infection or vac..
Britain, Germany and Italy detected cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant on Saturday and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced new steps to contain the virus, while more nations imposed restrictions on travel from southern Africa. ..
Dutch health authorities said that, based on initial test results, there were likely dozens of people infected with COVID-19 among some 600 passengers that arrived at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport on Friday on two flights from South Africa. The..
Now you can view and compare your electricity and water consumption online with the new smart platform launched by the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA). Represented by the National Program for Conservation and Energy Effi..
Qatar Airways has announced that it will be no longer accepting passengers travelling from five Southern African countries - Angola, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe - with immediate effect. <blockquote class="twitte..
The magnificent Al Bayt Stadium will welcome fans for the first time on Tuesday 30 November when it hosts the FIFA Arab Cup™ match between Qatar and Bahrain. Al Bayt – which means ‘the home’ in English – features a me..
Excitement is building in Qatar and across the region for the start of the FIFA Arab Cup™, as 16 national teams prepare to battle it out for the prestigious title from 30 November to 18 December. As part of the celebration of the beautiful game..