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Viatris Inc. and Atomo Diagnostics Announce Agreement with Unitaid to Expand Access to HIV Self-Test

Cost of the test will be reduced to improve access and stimulate demand in 135 low- and middle-income countries PITTSBURGH and SYDNEY, April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Viatris Inc. and Atomo Diagnostics Limited (ASX:AT1) (Atomo) today announced a multi-year agreement with global health agency Unitaid to expand access to HIV self-testing in low- and middle-income […]


Dozens Die in Israel in Stampede at Sage’s Grave

MOUNT MERON, ISRAEL – Dozens of people were crushed to death in a crowd at a religious bonfire festival in Israel on Friday, medics said, in what Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described as a “heavy disaster.”The crush occurred as tens of thousands …


Kuwait reports eight COVID-19 deaths, 1,417 infections

Kuwait’s Ministry of Health on Thursday reported eight new COVID-19 deaths, and 1,417 infections in the past 24 hours.The Ministry’s spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad told KUNA that the total fatalities climbed to 1,554, and the caseload to 272,562 sinc…


Kuwait PM receives Iranian FM, discusses ties

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Thursday at Seif Palace received visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his accompanying delegation.During the meeting, the two sides discussed regional and i…


Kuwait FM, Malaysian counterpart discuss bilateral ties

— Kuwaiti Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs, Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah discussed Thursday bilateral ties with Malaysian Foreign Minister Hishammuddin Hussein.The two sides also discussed the disti…


Kuwaiti oil price up 32 cents to USD 64.53 pb

The price of Kuwaiti oil went up by 32 cents to USD 64.53 per barrel Wednesday as oppose to USD 64.21 pb the day before, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Thursday.The prices of the Brent crude and West Texas Intermediate, globally, went up w…