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MOPH Bans Conducting COVID-19 Rapid Tests in Pharmacies

The Ministry of Public Heath in the State of Qatar has decided not to allow conducting COVID-19 rapid tests in pharmacies, in line with the precautionary measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).MOPH said in its circular on its website…

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Iloilo logs 1st Omicron case

Published by Philippine Star Jennifer Rendon – The Philippine Star January 6, 2022 | 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Iloilo City has recorded its first case of the highly transmissible Omicron variant. Mayor Jerry Treñas said yesterday the Philippine Genome Center confirmed that a 46-year-old seafarer from Barangay Sooc in Arevalo district was infected with Omicron. […]

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Europe Tops 100 Million Coronavirus Cases in Pandemic

Europe has surpassed 100 million cases of coronavirus since the pandemic began nearly two years ago, according to data from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center. Worldwide, nearly 290 million cases have been recorded.Nearly 5 million of Europe…

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Dubai Health Authority conduct telemedicine workshop

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Dubai Health Authority conducted a virtual training workshop with the Ministry’s Emirati employees in the UAE embassies and consulates across various countries of the world, in order…

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Philippines logs 3rd case of Omicron variant

Published by Philippine Star Gaea Katreena Cabico – Philstar.com December 20, 2021 | 2:58pm MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has recorded its third case of the Omicron variant—a Filipino who returned from Qatar last month. The 36-year-old male overseas Filipino worker arrived at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport via Qatar Airways 924 on November 28, Department […]