Day: March 7, 2020

B20 Saudi Arabia profiles first ever Action Council in concert with International Women’s Day

Council highlights three priority areas as part of B20 policy recommendations RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In concert with International Women’s Day, to be celebrated on Sunday 08 March, B20 Saudi Arabia, the official business voice of the G20 community, profiled several priorities for the Women in Business Action Council.  The Council, the […]

China reports 28 new coronavirus deaths

Chinese authorities on Saturday reported 28 new deaths from the coronavirus outbreak, and 99 fresh cases of infection over the past 24 hours.In a statement, China’s National Health Commission said it received reports from 31 provinces which showed that…

Kuwait halts flights to and from 7 nations

Kuwait said Saturday it is halting flights to and from Egypt and six other countries for one week as a precaution for the novel coronavirus outbreak.It said that the ban includes all arrivals from Syria, Lebanon, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh …

Jordan force arrives in Qatar for annual drill

A Jordanian force of the King Abdullah II Royal Special Forces Group arrived in Qatar to take part in the three-week ‘Impregnable Guard 2020’ drill.The force was welcomed upon arrival in Doha by the Jordanian military attache.The annual exercise aims t…