Tuesday, 4 Aug 2020

Category: Medical

The king of Saudi Arabia leaves the hospital

Baghdad, King of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz left the hospital after his recovery. According to a statement by the Royal Court, reported by the Saudi media, that “King Salman left the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh yesterday, Thursday, after God granted him health and wellness.” King Salman was hospitalized on […]

Press Briefing to be held today evening on pilgrims’ health condition, services and Executive Plan for Hajj 2020

Mina, A press briefing will be held at 7:30 p.m. today, Friday, at the headquarters of Makkah-based Media Center of Operations Room for this year’s Hajj Season 1441 AH (2020). Participants in the briefing include Assistant Minister of health and official spokesman of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Mohammed Al-Abd Al-Aali; Undersecretary of Ministry of […]

Health Ministry: More Than 235,000 Recovered from COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 1,686 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 275,905 cases, including 37,381 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there are 2033 critical cases, while the health condition of […]

Ministry of Health assigns a health leader for every 50 pilgrims

Riyadh, In an unprecedented measure to get reassured about the implementation of all health conditions in the aftermath of the outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19 worldwide, the Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia assigned a health leader for every 50 pilgrims during this year’s exceptional Hajj. The health leader will be in charged […]

Health Ministry: 2,613 New COVID-19 Recoveries Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 1,993 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 268,934 cases, including 43,238 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there are 2,126 critical cases, while the health condition of […]

MoH: ICU beds increased by 75% in Najran hospitals

Najran, The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced that the intensive care unit (ICU) bed capacity in Najran hospitals has been increased by 75%, as a part of the Ministry’s efforts to upgrade and improve health services in the region to meet the health needs of citizens and residents. This step comes as a continuation […]

Health Ministry: 1,968 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 1,968 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 266,941 cases, including 43,885 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there are 2,120 critical cases, while the health condition of […]

Kuwaiti Deputy Emir Receives Call from Bahrain King on Emir’s Health

Kuwait, Kuwaiti Deputy Emir and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received a phone call today from Bahraini King Hamad bin Issa Al-Khalifa. King Hamad inquired about health of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, wishing him life-long health and wellbeing. For his part, Sheikh Nawaf expressed deep gratitude to King Hamad, appreciating such […]

Indonesia Reports 1,868 New Coronavirus Cases, 49 Deaths

Jakarta, Indonesia reported 1,868 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, bringing the total to 97,286, data from the country’s COVID-19 task force showed, Reuters reported. The number of deaths in the Southeast Asian nation related to COVID-19 rose by 49, to bring the total to 4,714, the data showed.   Source: Saudi Press Agency