Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020

Day: August 2, 2020

U.S. stocks worried amid dimming economic data

NEW YORK, Investors are preparing their portfolios for a potentially rocky patch in U.S. stocks, worried that a dramatic rebound in equities may stall amid dimming economic data. Still, the continued divergence between stocks and the real economy has worried some investors. U.S. growth took its worst hit on record in the second quarter, while […]

Health Ministry: Total Number of COVID-19 Recoveries Shoot up to 240,081, in KSA

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced in a statement here today that 1,357 new confirmed cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), bringing the total number to 278,835, including 35,837 active cases undergoing treatment. Of these, there are 2,011 critical cases, while the health condition of the […]

South Korea Reports 30 New Coronavirus Cases

Seoul, South Korea reported 30 new cases of the coronavirus Sunday, with 22 of them imported cases, marking the second day in a row that local infections have increased by a single-digit figure, according to Yonhap News Agency. The new cases raised South Korea’s total cases of COVID-19 to 14,366, and the nation’s death toll […]

Health Ministry: Tetamman Centers Continue Providing Services to Screen Coronavirus

Riyadh, Health Ministry indicated that the Tetamman (Be Reassured) centers continue providing services in various regions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to screen the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19). The Health Ministry has designated Tetamman centers for those who do not have symptoms, or who have mild symptoms, and think that they have had contact with […]

Prince Mohammed bin Salman Cup’s Professional League to Resume, with Precautionary Measures

Riyadh, Prince Mohammed bin Salman Cup’s Professional League will resume its matches on Tuesday, with the start of the 23rd round, which comes after more than four months suspension, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Saudi Professional League has issued a comprehensive guidebook containing all procedures and precautions that will be applied, during the remaining […]

Interior Minister Conveys Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, HRH Crown Prince Greetings to Security Men, on Eid, Success of Hajj

Riyadh, Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior and President of Hajj Higher Committee conveyed here today greetings and congratulations of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister […]

GOP: Re-nomination of Trump to be held in private

WASHINGTON, The vote to re-nominate President Donald Trump is set to be conducted in private later this month, without members of the press present, a spokeswoman for the Republican National Convention said, citing the coronavirus. While Trump called off the public components of the convention in Florida last month, citing spiking cases of the virus […]

Scientists study coronavirus outbreaks among minks, in Europe

MADRID, Coronavirus outbreaks at mink farms in Spain and the Netherlands have scientists digging into how the animals got infected and if they can spread it to people, AP reported. In the meantime, authorities have killed more than 1 million minks at breeding farms in both countries as a precaution. The virus that first infected […]