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UK to pilot new Covid-19 mass testing approach in Liverpool

UK to pilot new Covid-19 mass testing approach in Liverpool

Britain will launch a Covid-19 mass testing pilot scheme in Liverpool this week, offering everyone in the city tests whether or not they have symptoms, in an attempt to find a better way to use testing ...

Boeing cuts, Heathrow loses to Paris, and testing remains key

Boeing cuts, Heathrow loses to Paris, and testing remains key

Boeing has warned it would cut the jobs of 30,000 workers after another quarter of heavy losses caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the grounding of the 737 MAX.

Pre-flight testing to launch in Qatar this month

Pre-flight testing to launch in Qatar this month

The global air travel sector is facing its largest crisis in the history of the concept of flight. The industry, which was booming just ten months ago – is continuing to grapple with the economic and social impacts of this ongoing pandemic.

Testing: Key to airlines Covid-19 strategy

Testing: Key to airlines Covid-19 strategy

Major airlines have asked for a joint coronavirus testing programme, so that travel may resume between the US and Europe, home to some of the world’s most prominent and profitable air routes ...

MoPH accredits 4 Covid testing centres in Turkey

MoPH accredits 4 Covid testing centres in Turkey

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has approved four medical centres in Turkey where Qatari citizens can take Covid-19 tests, which if found negative will exempt them from the mandatory hotel quarantine upon arrival in Qatar

PHCC stresses persons who undergo Covid-19 drive through testing won't get gray colour in Ehteraz

PHCC stresses persons who undergo Covid-19 drive through testing won't get gray colour in Ehteraz

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has confirmed that people who undergo testing at Covid-19 drive-through testing centres will not get "gray colour" in EHTERAZ application ...

PHCC highlights Covid-19 testing facilities

PHCC highlights Covid-19 testing facilities

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has reiterated that it has allocated four health centres (HCs) to test and hold suspected Covid-19 cases to prevent the spread of the virus.

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

A new testing method for Covid-19, developed by Sidra Medicine, part of Qatar Foundation, aims to reduce global shortage of testing kits and is a proof of Qatar’s resilience, an official told Gulf Times.

Crowds at Wuhan clinics fear coronavirus testing could rekindle disease

Crowds at Wuhan clinics fear coronavirus testing could rekindle disease

As Wuhan, the Chinese city where the COVID-19 pandemic began, revs up a massive testing campaign, some residents crowding the test centres expressed concern on Saturday ...

HMC increases Covid-19 testing capabilities

HMC increases Covid-19 testing capabilities

Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) laboratory has significantly increased the number of Covid-19 tests it is able to do each day as well as reduced the time it takes to process test results.

As coronavirus infections mount, Japan at last expands testing

As coronavirus infections mount, Japan at last expands testing

Japan, alarmed by rising coronavirus deaths and the spectre of the collapse of the medical system, is scrambling to expand testing with drive-through facilities and general practitioners helping to collect samples.

HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has started using blood plasma therapy to treat some Covid-19 cases at its Communicable Disease Center (CDC).