Saturday, 24 Oct 2020

Day: October 10, 2020

Health Ministry: 46,189 New Lab Tests Conducted, Call to Benefit from Services of Tetamman Clinics, Takkad Centers Recommended

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced in a statement here today that 405 new confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 338,944 cases, including 9,189 active cases undergoing treatment. Of these, there are 842 critical cases, while the health condition of […]

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 36.93 million, death toll at 1,067,766

Geneva, More than 36.93 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,067,766​ have died, according to a Reuters tally, according to Reuters. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.   Source: Saudi Press […]

Saudi Arabia Adopts World Digital Illiteracy Standard, Boost Internet Children Safety

Riyadh, The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and DQ World co-signed here today a memorandum of understanding to use and activate DQ framework, in order to raise the digital awareness level, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The step falls in line with considering DQ framework as a new world class recognized standard for […]

Wall Street Closing

New York, U.S. stocks rose today, on Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 161.39, or 0.6 percent, to 28,586.90. The S&P 500 index rose 30.30, or 0.9 percent, to 3,477.13. The Nasdaq composite index rose 158.96, or 1.4 percent, to 11,579.94.   Source: Saudi Press Agency

UK Reports 15,166 New Daily COVID Cases

London, The United Kingdom recorded 15,166 new daily cases of COVID-19 today, on Saturday, a rise on the 13,864 cases reported the day before, Reuters cited government data as showing. A further 81 people died after testing positive for the virus within 28 days, the latest daily figures showed.   Source: Saudi Press Agency