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China’s Wuhan reports no new infections for first time

China’s Wuhan reports no new infections for first time

The central Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the country’s coronavirus outbreak, reported no new infections for the first time, while imported cases surged by a record, led by new infections in the capital of Beijing. The new imported infections also accounted for all of the new confirmed cases …

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Egypt reports 14 new coronavirus cases, raising total to 210

Egypt reports 14 new coronavirus cases, raising total to 210

Egypt has reported 14 new coronavirus cases, the health ministry said on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases up to 210. The country has so far reported 6 coronavirus related deaths. Egypt announced on Monday that it will halt all air traffic from its airports starting Thursday March …

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Coronavirus: Two US Congress members test positive

Coronavirus: Two US Congress members test positive

Two US lawmakers including a Florida representative on Wednesday became the first members of Congress to announce they have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Find out the latest coronavirus news at our dedicated site. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart’s office said in a statement that “just a short while ago, he …

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Coronavirus in UAE: 15 new cases confirmed

Coronavirus in UAE: 15 new cases confirmed

This brings the number of diagnosed cases in the country to 113. The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention on Tuesday announced the confirmation of 15 new cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus in the country. The cases include one each from Kyrgyzstan, Serbia, Italy, the Netherlands, Australia, Germany, the US, …

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Coronavirus in UAE: Food establishments adopt new safety measures

Coronavirus in UAE: Food establishments adopt new safety measures

Many eateries and restaurants are making adequate changes to follow the guidelines. Changing seating arrangements, stopping the buffet services and conducting sanitising operations all over the premises are among the modifications Dubai eateries are busily implementing to abide by the Dubai Municipality’s new restrictions to ensure the safety of customers. …

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Saudi Arabia Suspends Prayers at Mosques over Coronavirus

Saudi Arabia Suspends Prayers at Mosques over Coronavirus

Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that mosques would no longer accept worshippers for the customary five daily prayers and the weekly Friday prayer, in exceptional measures intended to help limit the spread of the coronavirus. Prayers will continue only at the two holy mosques in Makkah and Madinah, the holiest …

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