582 recover from coronavirus; 473 new infections.

Kuwait Ministry of Health declared Monday that it registered 437 positive coronavirus cases and four deaths in the last 24 hours. Registered infections tally up to 103,981, whereas deaths reached 605 cases.Infections according to health zones are: 117 in Hawally, 92 in Ahmadi, 68 in Farwaniya, 85 in the Capital,...

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718 recover from coronavirus; 345 new infections.

Kuwait’s confirmed coronavirus cases increased by 345 to 103,544 with four people having succumbed to the disease raising the death toll to 601 in the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on Sunday.The figures include people, who have come into contact with infected individuals, and others whose...

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758 new infections; 649 recover from coronavirus.

The number of coronavirus infections in Kuwait rose by 758 on Saturday to up the country’s total count to 103,199, while a two deaths were recorded bringing up the death toll to 597, health ministry data showed.The number of people needing hospital care stands at 8,391, 108 of whom are in intensive...

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Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine produces strong immune response in early trial.

A single dose of Johnson & Johnson’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine produced a strong immune response against the novel coronavirus in an early-to-mid stage clinical trial, according to interim results published on Friday.The vaccine, called Ad26.COV2.S, was equally well-tolerated at two different...

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590 new infections; 601 recover from coronavirus.

The number of coronavirus infections in Kuwait rose by 590 on Friday to up the countrys total count to 102,441, while a trio of fatalities pushed its death toll to 595, health ministry data showed.The figures include people who have had sustained contact with infected individuals and others whose source...

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Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam dies at 74.

Multiple National award-winning singer SP Balasubrahmanyam, who had been hospitalized since August 5 after testing positive for the coronavirus, died on Friday at MGM Health Care hospital in Chennai at the age of 74, his son has said. “SPB belongs to everyone. He will live on in his songs. My dad passed...

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Austria warns against traveling to Kuwait.

The Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affair has issued travel warnings to 19 countries which include Kuwait and Bahrain. In its statement travel warnings include Prague, the capital of   Czech Republic, Paris, French Riviera.  Travel warning in Sweden has been lifted.Countries like Andorra, Argentina,...

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620 recover from coronavirus; 552 new infections.

Kuwait’s Ministry of Health said Thursday 552 people tested positive for the coronavirus while two persons died of the pandemic in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, in a statement to KUNA, said total registered cases reached 101,851 while deaths topped 592.He said distribution...

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Virus ‘puts end’ to controversies over medical treatment abroad.

It appears the corona pandemic has finally put at rest the file of Overseas Medical Treatment which has been one of the most controversial issues and has been on and off the agenda of the respective parliaments for discussion from various angles, reports Al-Rai daily. It is known that this file is full...

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729 recover from coronavirus ; 616 new infections.

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infected 616 people in Kuwait during past 24 hours, official spokesman of the Ministry of Health Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad.Total cases till date are 101,299 since outbreak of the pandemic in the country months ago. 2 infected persons died in last 24 hours bringing the total...

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