Coronavirus articles about Qatar today

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Boeing, University Of Arizona Show Cleaning Tools And Techniques 'effective' Against Covid-19

Gulf Times

In a first-of-its-kind series of tests, leading aerospace company Boeing and the University of Arizona determined airlines’ current cleaning solutions that "effectively destroy" the virus that causes Covid-19. Boeing “completed the testing” as part of its Confident Travel Initiative (CTI) to support....

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The Resumption Of The Qatar National Baha Rally Championship

Raya

Doha - Qena: The activities of the Qatar National Championship for the Baha Rally for the season 2020 will resume again after a long hiatus due to the outbreak of the new Corona virus (Covid-19), when the fourth round of the tournament organized by the Qatar Automobile and Motorcycle Federation begins tomorrow, Friday, over two days.

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Padel Tournament 2020 Second Edition Kicks Off

Gulf Times

Qatar Olympic Committee's (QOC) second edition of the Padel Tournament 2020 started at Al Sadd Sports Club, with the participation of 304 players, and will run until Saturday. Participants in the tournament were divided into three categories, as eight teams will play in category (A), 48 in category (B), and 96 in category (C).

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Cabinet: Continuing To Implement Precautionary Measures And Measures In Combating Corona

Raya

Doha - Qena: His Excellency Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, presided over the regular meeting held by the Council this afternoon at its headquarters in the Emiri Diwan.

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Heathrow Says Paris Now Europe's Busiest Airport

The Peninsula

London: London Heathrow on Wednesday said Paris Charles de Gaulle had overtaken it to become Europe's top airport in terms of passenger numbers, blaming delayed coronavirus testing and travel restrictions. "For the first time, Paris Charles de Gaulle has overtaken Heathrow as Europe's largest....

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Pandemic In Prison: The San Quentin Outbreak

Al Jazeera English

Experts warn the population at large is at risk if prisons are not protected from disease. What are some of the long-term effects of the coronavirus? Dr Amir Khan explains. Fault Lines investigates why COVID-19 ravaged US poultry plants and what companies could have done to manage the spread.

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The Competition Rages A Week Ahead Of Time ... Trump And Biden Are Ramping Up Their Electoral Activities In Crucial States

Aljazeera

US presidential candidates have intensified their statements and election rallies in the election-critical states, amid exchanging accusations between Republican President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden.

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MoPH Reports 250 New Covid-19 Cases, 267 Recoveries Wednesday

Gulf Times

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday reported on Tuesday 250 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, of which 212 are from community and 38 from travellers returning from abroad. The ministry also recorded 267 recoveries in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 128884.

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The Start Of The Qatar Olympic Committee Baddel 2020 Championship

Al-Sharq Portal

The Qatar Olympic Committee Al-Baddal 2020 championship started in its second edition, at Al-Sadd Sports Club hall, with the participation of more than 300 players, and will continue until next Saturday.

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Qatar Reports 250 Covid-19 Cases On Oct 28

The Peninsula

Doha: Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today recorded 250 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) and 267 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 128,884. Out of the 250 new cases, 212 are community cases and 38 from travelers returning from abroad.

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Al Khalifa: Special Operations Room To Support Small And Medium Enterprises

Al-Sharq Portal

** 30% presence of female entrepreneurs in the sector.

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Doctors For Al Sharq: Strategic Steps To Beat Corona

Al-Sharq Portal

Obtaining a vaccine that is dependent on its effectiveness, safety, and approval by the competent international bodies;

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Coronavirus: Why Are Women Dropping Out The Workforce?

Al Jazeera English

Women of colour in particular could suffer disproportionately from virus-fuelled economic downturn. The pandemic has exacerbated gender inequities that force mothers into the ‘double shift’ of work and childcare.

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Qatar Team Wins Second Place In Global E-Competition On...

The Peninsula

Doha: The State of Qatar won the 2nd place in the Global e-Competition on Astronomy and Astrophysics (GeCAA) 2020, which was organised with the participation of around 300 students representing 40 different nationalities from all over the world. The GeCAA was held in lieu of the 14th International....

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Official: Qatar Focuses On Enhancing Cooperation Between...

The Peninsula

Doha: The State of Qatar participated yesterday in a high-level seminar held virtually by the South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) in Arab countries. Assistant Director of the Department of International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Shaheen Ali Al Kaabi (pictured) represented the State of Qatar during the seminar.

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QIC Group’s Premiums Increase To QR10.2bn

The Peninsula

Doha: Announcing results for the first nine months of 2020, Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), the leading insurer in Qatar and the Middle East North African (MENA) region, said yesterday that its gross Written Premiums grew by 4 percent to QR10.2bn during the period, primarily driven by hardening of rates in commercial insurance and reinsurance.

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Qatar’s GDP Quadrupled In Two Decades

The Peninsula

Doha: Qatar’s gross domestic product (GDP) has expanded by four-fold within a span of nearly two decades. This happend as a result of wise leadership of the country and strategic investments of revenues generated by exploiting the natural resources of the country, said the Chief Executive Officer of....

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The State Of Qatar Reaffirms The Central Importance Of The Palestinian Cause And Calls For An End To The Occupation

Raya

New York - Qena: The State of Qatar reaffirmed the central importance of the Palestinian issue, and that it is an issue that affects security and stability on a large scale, and it is an issue of inalienable rights, and an issue of international responsibility for ensuring these rights and achieving a just, comprehensive and lasting settlement.

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Qatar Sustainability Week 2020 To Begin On October 31

The Peninsula

Doha: Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) has announced the line-up and the new feature of the fifth edition of Qatar Sustainability Week at a virtual press conference held yesterday. QSW 2020 will run from October 31 to November 7, 2020 and the event will highlight Qatar’s contributions and....

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Winter Vegetable Markets Reopen Tomorrow

The Peninsula

Doha: Winter vegetable markets will reopen tomorrow for 2020-21 season with the participation of 150 local farms, offering fresh locally-grown vegetables at competitive prices. “The winter vegetable markets which helped to market over 16,000 tonnes of local vegetables during the last season are....

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American Actress, Principal Speaking At The WISH Conference

Al-Sharq Portal

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) announced that US actress Eva Longoria will be a keynote speaker in the upcoming edition, which will virtually bring together healthcare leaders, practitioners, advocates, researchers and idea creators, from 15 to 19 November, under the slogan "Our Health in One World"

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