Daily Archives: September 18, 2020

Second UK lockdown? COVID hospital admissions double every eight days

London, Britain’s health minister said on Friday that the novel coronavirus was accelerating across the country, with hospital admissions doubling every eight days, but refused to say if another national lockdown would be imposed next …

US stocks drift as another bumpy week of trading nears end

New York,  Stocks are drifting in mixed trading on Wall Street Friday, as another zig-zag week for markets closes out following their abrupt loss of momentum this month, the Associated Press (AP) reported.

 

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UAE Sends Fifth COVID-19 Medical Aid Plane to Colombia

The UAE today sent a fifth aid plane carrying 13 metric tons of critical medical supplies to Colombia to support the country’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. This aid will assist approximately 13,000 …

Qatar Participates in Sustainable Development Goals Moment Meeting in New York

The State of Qatar participated in the virtual “Sustainable Development Goals Moment” meeting, in New York, on the sidelines of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

The State of Qatar was represented …

Security Council Thanks Qatar for Facilitating Afghan Peace Negotiations

The UN Security Council welcomed the Afghan peace negotiations that began in Doha on Sep. 12 and thanked the Government of the State of Qatar for facilitating the first round of negotiations.

This came in …