Category Archives: Health Services

WHO Seeking $76 mln for Lebanon After Beirut Blast, Concerned on Coronavirus

Cairo, The World Health Organization (WHO) said today, on Wednesday it had appealed for $76 million in aid for Lebanon after last week’s massive explosion in Beirut destroyed or damaged hospitals, clinics and medical supplies, Reuters reported. Lebanon was already

Saudi Arabia is participating in all global efforts to support research and provide successful vaccines or treatments to combat COVID-19, Health Ministry Spokesperson reports

Riyadh, Assistant Minister of Health and Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health Dr. Mohammed Al-Abdulaali confirmed today that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is participating in all global efforts to support world-wide research as well as the provision of successful

MOH: ICU Beds Increased by 103% at Hafr Al-Batin Hospitals

Hafr Al-Batin, The Ministry of Health (MOH) has increased the ICU bed capacity at Hafr Al-Batin hospitals by 103%. This step comes as part of MOH’s efforts to upgrade the standards of health services in the region to meet the

Health Minister: Saudi Arabia Gives Top Priority to Confront Epidemics During its G20 Presidency

Riyadh, The Minister of Health, Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah, confirmed that during the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s presidency of the G20 and before the outbreak of the coronavirus epidemic, it accorded a high priority to confront epidemics and develop

PREPARATIONS FOR THE FIRST MINISTERIAL MEETING ON COVID-19 AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN WEST ASIA

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a devastating impact on the economy and social well-being of the people in the Arab region, the UN Environment Programme in West Asia (UNEP) is preparing for the first Ministerial meeting on COVID-19

Riyadh Global Digital Health Summit, virtually, Kicks off

Riyadh, Riyadh Global Digital Health Summit was, virtually, launched here today, under the title: “Global Strategic Partnership in Digital Health to Fight Pandemics.” The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia plays host to the summit, organized by the Ministry of National Guard

Ministry of Health: 1,640 Recoveries from COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia, Tally at 255,118

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 1,521 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 291,468 cases, including 33,117 active cases receiving

Ministry of Health: More Than 253,000 Recovered from COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 1,257 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 289,947 cases, including 33,270 active cases receiving