Qatar detected 13 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on Friday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 562 so far, state-run Qatar News Agency reported citing the health ministry.
“Ministry of Public Health announced today 13 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Qatar, noting that some of them are related to travelers (who) came recently to Qatar and others to contacts. The new cases have been put into quarantine and receiving the necessary medical care,” QNA said in a tweet.
Qatar closed all non-vital businesses on Friday until further notice as part of the country’s efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus, according to a government spokesperson, adding that vital sectors like supermarkets and pharmacies will remain open.
Coronavirus: Qatar to close all ‘unnecessary business’ stores starting March 27
Coronavirus: Qatar will shut money exchange and transfer services from March 26
Qatar Airways to provide free flights to transport global medical aid to Iran: CEO
Coronavirus: Qatar to close all ‘unnecessary business’ stores starting March 27Qatar will close all non-vital businesses starting on Friday as part of the country’s efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus, according to a ... Gulf
Qatar records 12 new coronavirus cases, raising total to 549Qatar has confirmed 12 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, raising the total number of infections to 549, according to the country's Ministry of ... Gulf
Qatar Airways revenue drops 80 pct, will seek state aid: CEOQatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker said many airlines will go bust as the coronavirus outbreak ravages demand for travel, limiting ... Economy