Gulf Times - response
Oxford University to test Covid-19 vaccine response among children for first time

Oxford University to test Covid-19 vaccine response among children for first time

The University of Oxford has launched a study to assess the safety and immune response of the Covid-19 vaccine it has developed with AstraZeneca Plc in children for the first time, it said on Saturday.

Qatar has not seen second wave of Covid-19: minister

Qatar has not seen second wave of Covid-19: minister

Qatar has witnessed a stabilisation of the Covid-19 outbreak for several weeks and there has been no second wave of the virus, HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari has stressed.

QRCS in emergency response to flash flood victims in Yemen

QRCS in emergency response to flash flood victims in Yemen

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched an emergency intervention to help the internally displaced people (IDPs) affected by flash floods in Yemen by deploying emergency medical care ...

Post-Covid economic response to focus on resilient and sustainable investment

Post-Covid economic response to focus on resilient and sustainable investment

Current challenges to worldwide investments began a while before Covid-19. This year, investment flows of all forms fell to a new low between the USA and China.

Al-Khal to discuss Qatar’s Covid-19 response at Tamuq webinar today

Al-Khal to discuss Qatar’s Covid-19 response at Tamuq webinar today

Dr Abdullatif al-Khal, Hamad Medical Corporation’s ( HMC) deputy chief medical officer and chairman of the National Pandemic Preparedness Committee, will today address Texas A&M University at Qatar’s (Tamuq) Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series via Zoom.

Russia's Covid-19 vaccine showed antibody response in initial trials

Russia's Covid-19 vaccine showed antibody response in initial trials

Russia's ‘Sputnik-V’ Covid-19 vaccine produced an antibody response in all participants in early-stage trials, according to results published on Friday by The Lancet medical journal that were hailed by Moscow ...

HRW doing more harm than good to workers, says GCO

HRW doing more harm than good to workers, says GCO

Qatar has made significant progress in ensuring workers' rights and a report published by Human Rights Watch did not reflect the current situation in the country, the Government Communications Office on Monday said.

QC remote training platform gets good response

QC remote training platform gets good response

Some 43 students, including five with special needs, joined an online course for memorisation of the Holy Qur'an that is offered within the programmes of ‘Noon’, a distance-teaching ...

Hundreds protest against Nepal's coronavirus response; 7 foreigners arrested

Hundreds protest against Nepal's coronavirus response; 7 foreigners arrested

Police in Nepal arrested 10 people, including seven foreigners, on Saturday as demonstrations against the government's handling of the coronavirus crisis ...

Turning challenges to opportunities: Qatar Foundation

Turning challenges to opportunities: Qatar Foundation

“Qatar Foundation (QF) has always drawn inspiration from the Qatari community and its ability to adapt, resist and deal with crises, and even turn challenges into opportunities," Khalifa Essa al-Kubaisi ...

World virus cases top 6 million as leaders disagree on pandemic response

World virus cases top 6 million as leaders disagree on pandemic response

The number of coronavirus cases worldwide topped six million Sunday, with Brazil registering another record surge in daily infections as divisions deepened on how to deal with the pandemic.

GCO statement in response to Human Rights Watch report

GCO statement in response to Human Rights Watch report

The State of Qatar expressed its total rejection of the allegations included in the report issued by Human Rights Watch of an alleged coronavirus outbreak in Qatars Central Prison, affirming that this report is false.