UAE real-time news

Exclusive: More UAE-India flights if Covid cases drop, says Puri (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 16:55:13

635,000 passengers have travelled to India from UAE on Vande Bharat flights.

Filipinos from UAE stranded in Manila over Covid testing delay (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 15:49:53

On the first day without the PRC's help, it took the PCG around 24 hours to encode 30 per cent of 2,833 swab samples.

UAE reports 1,538 Covid cases, 1,501 recoveries, 2 deaths (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 13:49:52

Nearly 12 million Covid-19 tests have been carried out in the UAE so far.

Coronavirus: UAE reports 1,538 Covid-19 cases, 1,501 recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 13:49:52

Nearly 12 million Covid-19 tests have been carried out in the UAE so far.

UAE may soon welcome India’s 45-minute Covid-19 test (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 13:07:00

The test, named after a famous Indian fictional detective, is based on a gene-editing technology called Crispr.

How soon will the UAE get India's 45-minute Covid test? (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 13:07:00

The test, named after a famous Indian fictional detective, is based on a gene-editing technology called Crispr.

Coronavirus news bulletin from UAE: 1,077 new cases reported; 'marked increase' in recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 21/10/2020 10:21:38

Around-up of major developments related to Covid-19 across the country.

UAE continues to administer Covid-19 vaccine among frontliners (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 20/10/2020 23:00:00

The UAE is committed to be one of the leading countries in supporting the vaccine development and contributing to various clinical trials.

UAE continues to administer Covid vaccine to frontliners (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 20/10/2020 23:00:00

The UAE is committed to be one of the leading countries in supporting the vaccine development and contributing to various clinical trials.

'Marked increase' in UAE Covid-19 cases, recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 20/10/2020 21:00:00

Between October 14 and 20, the rate of positive cases among those tested has remained at 1 per cent.

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