02 April 2020


CBK announces stimulus package to fight COVID-19 (5)
Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) Dr. Mohammad Al-Hashel KUWAIT, April 2 (KUNA) - Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) Dr. Mohammad Al-Hashel on Thursday announced a stimulus package in a bid to mitigate the fallout of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Al-Hashel, in a press statement, said that the fresh package aims at reducing liquidity and capital adequacy requirements for banks, and cutting
COVID-19 infections surge in several Arab countries (5)
New coronavirus cases reported in Morocco, Oman, Palestine and Lebanon 15:44 April 02, 2020 AA File photo Photograph: Jalal Morchidi Health authorities in Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Bahrain and Lebanon confirmed new cases and deaths from the novel coronavirus on Thursday. The Moroccan Health Ministry said 22 coronavirus infections were confirmed, bringing the country's total infections to 676 in addition to 39 deaths.
Disney+ to make exclusive Middle East debut on OSN (4)
DUBAI (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co's Disney+ content will be available for the first time in the Middle East and North Africa on regional pay television and online streaming service provider OSN from April 9. FILE PHOTO: A smartphone with displayed "Disney" logo is seen on the keyboard in front of displayed "Streaming service" words in this illustration taken March 24, 2020.
Kuwait reports 25 new virus cases (4)
02 Apr 2020 Created: 03:39 PM Last Updated: Views: 28 Kuwait, Apr. 2 (BNA): The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health today announced that 25 people were infected by the novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19, in the last 24 hours. This brings the country's tally of confirmed virus cases up to 342, the ministry's spokesman Dr.
Commercial flights to, from Kuwait still suspended - DGCA (2)
KUWAIT, April 2 (KUNA) - Commercial flights to and from Kuwait City International Airport are still suspended until further notice, said the country's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in a press release on Thursday. The reminder came on the backdrop of an international carrier announcing that Kuwait bookings were open; a matter that DGCA deemed "false", including private flights.
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