[17], On March 27, The Ministry of Public Health reported the registration of 13 new confirmed cases of coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) in the State of Qatar. Apr Dubai: A total of 567 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Qatar, the biggest daily increase to date, bringing the total number of infections to 6,015, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported. [16], On March 26, Spokesperson of the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management H E Lolwah bint Rashid bin Mohammed Al Khater announced 12 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Qatar. That same day, the CEO of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker, stirred controversy by claiming that there was no scientific evidence proving that coronavirus can be transmitted during the incubation period. Qatar bans entry of foreigners as coronavirus cases rise. [54], On May 1, the MoPH announced the death of 2 COVID-19 patients along with registration of 687 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 64 more patients in Qatar. Numerous laborers live in overcrowded camps on the outskirts of Doha, which, according to the World Bank, are "fertile ground for transmission of CoVID-19". Find out when each of the recreational activities will be allowed to resume. [26], On April 5, the fourth death was announced, along with 279 new confirmed cases and 14 cases of recovery by the MoPH. The entertainment activities will resume in three stages. [43], On April 20, the MoPH reported 567 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 along with one more death, bringing the total deaths of the country to 9. Oct The long-awaited coronavirus vaccine is set to roll out “within weeks” in Qatar, according to Dr. Soha Al-Bayat, Head of the Vaccination Unit at the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH). Want to send a tip? Nov [70], On May 16, Qatar reached the 30,000 mark of coronavirus cases with 1,547 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 242 more patients in Qatar along with 1 more death of a COVID-19 patient announced by the MoPH. Jul [79], On May 24, Ministry of Public Health today recorded 1501 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), with 657 patients infected with the virus having recovered in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recovered cases in the State of Qatar to 9170. The ban began on Tuesday and would remain in effect until further notice, Qatar… Last 15 days 1.1% Since last week. [84], On May 29, the Ministry of Public health after performing a 5864 test in the last 24 hours, 1993 new confirmed case has been registered as well as 5205 cases get recovered and 3 new death registered with the total death of 36. The Ministry today also reported 2 deaths due to the virus. Ministry of Public Health today announces 1754 confirmed new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19), with 1467 people having recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours. [91][92], The Qatari government worked to contain the virus by locking down the country and cutting off areas with migrant workers. [87] Ministry of Public Health today announces the registration of 1,901 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 1,506 people having recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recovered people in the State of Qatar to 37,542. The new cases of infection are related to travellers who recently came to the State of Qatar and to expatriate workers, including two cases of Qatari citizens. [90] The Assistant Foreign Minister and Spokesperson of the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management Lolwah Rashid Al Khater give an update in a press conference to ease COVID-19 restrictions from the country in four phases. [11], On March 23, Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) sought volunteers to support Qatar's response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Drop us an e-mail at [email protected], anonymity is guaranteed! The Ministry also announced two deaths due to the virus. The first case in Qatar was confirmed on 27 February 2020. Transit in HIA Doha airport-Is covid-19 test result required Dec 20, 2020; Hi can asked some questions plez Dec 20, 2020; Info re Corona Virus Checks when transferring Doha airport Dec 15, 2020; Accomodation in Qatar for World Cup 2022 Dec 15, 2020; Qatar … The authorities have been warning the public to follow COVID-19 precautionary measures. [41], On April 18, one more death was reported along with 345 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 by MoPH, bringing the total deaths of the country to 8. Thanks for contributing to our community! Qatar’s largest labour camp for migrant workers has become a virtual prison and is in total lockdown after hundreds of construction workers became infected with Covid-19. A total of 1,244,855 people have been tested in the country. The Ministry today also reported 3 deaths due to the virus. COVID-19 Information Last updated: [09/17/20] Country-Specific Information: On September 15, 2020 Qatar entered Part 2 of Phase 4 of its planned reopening. Aug Our airport remains open and operational. [78], On May 23, the MoPH announced the death of 2 more COVID-19 patients along with the registration of 1,732 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 620 more patients in Qatar. [8] There were 11 new coronavirus cases reported on 21 March taking the total to 481. Qatar has so far reported a total of 125,745 virus … [57], On May 3, the MoPH announced the registration of 679 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 130 more patients in Qatar. The COVID-19 pandemic in Qatar is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).The first case in Qatar was confirmed on 27 February 2020. [3], Qatar is highly dependent on migrant laborers; more than 90% of residents are not Qatari nationals. Currently, entry to the State of Qatar is only permitted to Qatari nationals and residents permit holders. [31], On April 9, the MoPH announced the registration of 166 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Social gatherings have been found as the main reason for the spread of the new coronavirus in Qatar, according to the committee. Starting in mid-May, face masks became mandatory in public places. Social gatherings have been found as the main reason for the spread of the new coronavirus in Qatar, according to the committee. [13], On March 23, the Ministry of Public Health announced 7 new confirmed cases and four new recoveries. The total number of COVID-19 tests done in Qatar now stands at 13681. The MoPH has just announced the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) figures here in Qatar. VCUarts Qatar is a center of excellence for education and research in art and design. The Ministry also announces two deaths due to the virus. Changes include: An increase in cinema and theater capacity to 30%. The ministry of Health has approved 26 new health facilities and clinics allowing them to conduct PCR tests for the Covid-19 Virus. Some new cases are related to travellers who came to the State of Qatar and others to contacts. Qatar expanded its travel ban to include three new countries: Germany, Spain and France. The newly infected cases are in isolation, and they are receiving medical care. The Qatari government had previously restricted flights to Italy, one of the worst-hit countries. The Ministry of Public Health announced today that … Sep [81], On May 26, the Ministry of Public Health reported 1742 new confirmed cases registered from the conduct of 3927 tests and a total of 1481 recovery cases reported along with 2 new death[82], On May 27, the Ministry of Public Health today announced 1740 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) out of 4769 sample tests and 1439 new recoveries in the last 24 hours, bringing to the total number of recovered people in Qatar to 13,283. 12 new people were admitted to the intensive care unit with a total of critical case 203. You've made it this far... Why not sign up for our, By pressing the "Join" button you are agreeing to out company's. Feb As many as 10,403 COVID-19 tests were carried out on Tuesday. [30], On April 8, the MoPH announced that Primary Health Care Cooperation will be designating two health centers, one in Umm Salal and one in Gharrafat Al Rayyan, for screening, testing, and quarantining COVID-19 patients. Nov [63], On May 9, the MoPH announced the death of 1 COVID-19 patient along with the registration of 1,130 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 129 more patients in Qatar. [34], On April 11, the MoPH announced the registration of 216 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Jan Apr [76], On May 21, The MoPH announced the registration of 1,554 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, and the recovery of 688 more patients in Qatar. [14], On March 24, Qatar's Health Ministry announced that 25 new coronavirus cases have been reported in the country. [59], On May 5, the MoPH announced the registration of 951 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 114 more patients in Qatar. 2116 cases get recovered and 3 new death registered with the total death of 33. [75], On May 20, the MoPH announced the registration of 1,491 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the recovery of 966 more patients in Qatar. [47], On April 24, the MoPH reported 761 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. The Ministry also announces that 4 people had died from the virus in the last 24 hours Two of the new cases were Qataris who had been to Europe, while the others were migrant workers. In continuation of the precautionary measures taken by the State of Qatar to prevent and contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), new precautionary measures have been announced to … Passengers arriving in Qatar from Istanbul (IST/SAW), Turkey must present a negative result of a COVID-19 medical test taken within 48 hours of departure to Doha at an accredited medical centre. The total affected cases in the country are 50,914 and totally recovered as of today are 15,399. Preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup continued on schedule. [49], On April 26, Qatar reached the 10,000 mark of coronavirus cases with 929 new confirmed cases reported by MoPH. [18], On March 28, Qatar reported its first death case from the novel coronavirus, in addition to 28 new infections, bringing the total of confirmed cases to 590, according to the Ministry of Public Health and two more recoveries, taking the tally to 45 cured patients. 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