520 recover from coronavirus in Kuwait, tally 40,463

The Ministry of Health stated that 520 people recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number to 40,463.The ministry added, in a statement to KUNA, that the recoveries’ number was based on medical tests, which proved that the patients were now virus-free.(KUNA)Source...

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Ahmadi and Jahra area leads in infections – 638 new infections in Kuwait

The Kuwait Ministry of Health announced 638 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 49,941 while 3 deaths were reported as well bringing the fatalities’ toll up to 368.Source : Arab Times

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Guidelines set for reopening airport

The Supreme Committee of the Council of Ministers has approved a plan to restart incoming flights at the Kuwait International Airport starting from the beginning of August, reports Al-Seyassah daily.The incoming passengers will have to abide by all health procedures and requirement which are to be followed...

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Field hospital to increase beds capacity – 50 doctors, 230 nurses at facility

In the midst of high corona infections, among the Kuwaitis, the Kuwait Field Hospital at the Mishref Exhibition Grounds will inaugurate over the next few days the second phase of the clinic with a capacity of 390 beds, reports Al-Seyassah daily.The Director of the Kuwait Field Hospital, Dr Muhammad Al-Humaidan,...

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Over 60,000 prescribed medicines home delivered until June 30: MoH

Assistant Undersecretary for Medicine and Food Control Affairs at the Ministry of Health Dr Abdullah Al-Bader announced that 60,018 prescriptions (medicines) were delivered to beneficiaries at home during the period from March 29 to June 30. The delivery service was carried out with cooperation between...

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PCR test cost for departures between 10 KD – 20 KD; For arrivals from health centers accredited by Kuwait embassies

A responsible government source revealed from August 1st expats will be allowed to return back to Kuwait as per the government plan to gradually resume commercial flights.All the travelers will need to obtain a certified PCR test certificate proving that the traveler is free from infection form Corona...

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Civil ID card ready for delivery, rules for citizens and expats who need to be in person

The director of the Civil Registry Department at the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) Mohammed Al-Shamali, stated that the authority will announce today in official gazette of home delivery of civil ID card to the owners which will be an optional choice.The PACI will begin receiving visitors...

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Health staff allowed to enter even if residence has expired

The General Administration of Civil Aviation agreed to accept arrival of expats and their first degree relatives to the Kuwait International Airport for those who are under sponsorship of Ministry of Health even if their residence is expired.The Director of Administration, Eng. Youssef Al-Fouzan in a circular...

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30 US soldiers test positive for coronavirus in Kuwait

About 30 American military personnel in Kuwait have tested positive for COVID- 19, according to an official from the US Defense Department, reports Al Qabas quoting https://www.airforcetimes.com.However, Navy Capt William Urban, a CENTCOM spokesman, in a statement to Air Force Times would not release...

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Pakistan to send Doctors, Nurses and Technical staff to Kuwait to combat Coronavirus

The Ministry of Health in Kuwait signed a cooperation agreement in the field of health with the Ministry of Health of Pakistan to combat the outbreak of the Corona virus emerging (Covid-19).The director of the Department of International Health Relations at the Ministry, Dr. Rehab Al-Watyan, told Kuwait...

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