Daily Archives: July 7, 2020

Team Qatar athletes take Coronavirus tests

Doha, The athletes and supporting staff of Qatar’s national teams took Coronavirus (COVID-19) tests on Sunday and Monday at Ali bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena in preparation of gradual sports activities resumption.   On Sunday, the Swimming, Cycling, Taekwondo, Shooting, Basketball, Handball, Table Tennis and Gymnastics national teams took coronavirus tests while Tennis, Athletics, Golf,

QOC Secretary General attends GCC Olympic Committees Workshop

Doha, The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Secretary General HE Mr. Jassim bin Rashid Al Buenain today attended the workshop of the GCC Olympic Committees Secretaries General organized by the GCC Secretariat General by videoconference to discuss the effects of Coronavirus pandemic on the sports sector at the GCC nations.   During the workshop, the QOC

Kuwait: 601 new coronavirus infections, 4 deaths

Kuwait, Kuwaiti Ministry of Health today announced 601 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the total to 51,245.   Deaths reached 377 with the addition of four fatalities, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.   Official spokesperson of the Ministry of Health Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said in a press release that the 601 infections included

Etihad Airways to resume services to more destinations

Abu Dhabi, Etihad Airways is gradually resuming services to more destinations across its global network, following the easing of travel restrictions by UAE regulatory authorities on outbound and inbound travel for citizens and residents.   Throughout July and August, subject to the lifting of international restrictions and the re-opening of individual markets, the airline plans

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Russian Trade and Industry Minister discuss bilateral relations, COVID-19 developments

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Denis Manturov, Russian Minister of Trade and Industry, discussed the strategic ties between the two countries and the prospects of cooperation, particularly in commercial and industrial fields. In a telephone call today, Sheikh Abdullah and Mantrouv, tackled a number of

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Ethiopian FM discuss bilateral ties, global fight against COVID-19

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Gedu Andargachew, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, discussed the friendship ties between the two countries and the prospects of strengthening bilateral cooperation, particularly in commercial, investment, health and food security fields. This came during a telephone call today, wherein

Hyperloop Language Passes in House as Part of Moving Forward Act

Bipartisan Support Accelerates Hyperloop Industry in the US and Assigns NETT Council to Establish Regulatory Framework over the Next Six Months WASHINGTON, July 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, passed the US House of Representatives, with multiple provisions moving the hyperloop industry forward at a rapid pace within the United […]

منحة مشتقات البترول السعودية لمحافظة المهرة اليمنية تدخل سنتها الثالثة

المهرة، اليمن، 7 تموز/يوليو، 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — سلم البرنامج السعودي لتنمية وإعمار اليمن أحدث دفعة من تسليمات منحة البترول السعودية التي بدأت في العام 2018، التي اشتملت على 4,800 طن من الديزل ووصلت ميناء نشطون في محافظة المهرة اليمني يوم الأحد المنصرم. وقد ساعدت المنحة البترولية السعودية على زيادة قدرة توليد الكهرباء […]