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Qatar-UK Bilateral trade at nearly $3bn in 2020

Qatar-UK Bilateral trade at nearly $3bn in 2020

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari met with UK Minister for International Trade Ranil Jayawardena here on Monday.

UK to impose hotel quarantine for returning Britons

UK to impose hotel quarantine for returning Britons

British citizens returning home from roughly 30 countries deemed at ‘high risk’ from new coronavirus variants could soon have to quarantine in hotels, reports said on Wednesday.

UK to unveil hotel quarantine plans, public told not to book vacations

UK to unveil hotel quarantine plans, public told not to book vacations

Britain will announce on Tuesday whether it will bring in mandatory quarantine in hotels for some or all arrivals, the country's coronavirus vaccination minister said as he warned the public not to book summer vacations.

UK steps up vaccinations as Covid surges, worst weeks still to come

UK steps up vaccinations as Covid surges, worst weeks still to come

Britain is facing the worst weeks of the Covid-19 pandemic, its chief medical officer said on Monday, with the health service facing a ‘dangerous time’ as deaths and cases hit record highs ...

US will require negative Covid-19 tests for all UK passengers — CDC

US will require negative Covid-19 tests for all UK passengers — CDC

The US government will require all airline passengers arriving from the United Kingdom to test negative for Covid-19 within 72 hours of departure starting Monday amid concerns about a new coronavirus variant that may be more transmissible.

Qatar, UK to boost trade relations further, says Lord Mayor of London

Qatar, UK to boost trade relations further, says Lord Mayor of London

Lord Mayor of London in the United Kingdom William Russell, described his visit to the State of Qatar as successful and fruitful in terms of the nature of the discussions ...

UK issues anaphylaxis warning on Pfizer vaccine after adverse reactions

UK issues anaphylaxis warning on Pfizer vaccine after adverse reactions

Britain's medicine regulator said anyone with a history of anaphylaxis to a medicine or food should not get the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, giving fuller guidance on an earlier allergy warning about the shot.

EU envoys hope for a Brexit trade deal in days, UK sees progress

EU envoys hope for a Brexit trade deal in days, UK sees progress

European Union diplomats said on Thursday they hoped a Brexit trade deal with Britain could be agreed by Friday or at the weekend, and EU officials said negotiators were likely to review progress in the next two days.

UK regulatory body flays Abu Dhabi TV Channel for violations

UK regulatory body flays Abu Dhabi TV Channel for violations

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) welcomed on Monday the decision of the UK Office of Communications (Ofcom) condemning Abu Dhabi TV channel for broadcasting an interview ...

Post-Brexit UK announces largest military investment since Cold War

Post-Brexit UK announces largest military investment since Cold War

Britain has announced the biggest investment in its military since the end of the Cold War, despite the coronavirus crisis pummelling the economy, as the government seeks to define its post-Brexit role on the world stage.

UK condemns Israel's settlement move in occupied West Bank

UK condemns Israel's settlement move in occupied West Bank

Britain condemned Israel's decision to advance construction of settlement buildings in an area of occupied West Bank.

Travellers from Qatar exempt from UK quarantine list

Travellers from Qatar exempt from UK quarantine list

The UK has added Qatar to its list of travel corridors, the Qatar embassy in London said in a tweet on Thursday.