Turkey 21 October 2014 14:46
Coronavirus threat closes Turkish hospital
Arab World 9 July 2014 14:43
The Children and Maternity Hospital in Makkah has activated a program for the prevention and combating the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, MERS coronavirus, which will last for five days
Arab World 18 June 2014 16:47
The deadly MERS virus remains a serious public health problem, especially with the approach of Haj pilgrimage, but a recent surge in Saudi cases of the respiratory disease appears to be abating, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.
Arab World 4 June 2014 14:31
Saudi Arabia has announced a jump of nearly 50 percent in deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) after re-examining old data that also showed the number of infections since 2012 was a fifth higher than previously reported.
Arab World 4 June 2014 07:02
A Saudi review of health data has found 113 additional cases of the sometimes deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), the state media reported on Tuesday, Alarabiya reported.
Arab World 30 May 2014 13:49
An international team of scientists say they have identified a compound that can fight coronaviruses, responsible for the SARS and MERS outbreaks, which currently have no cure
Arab World 19 May 2014 11:29
Saudi health authorities reported Monday a new death from the MERS coronavirus, taking to 169 the overall number of fatalities from the disease in the world's worst-hit country
Arab World 17 May 2014 14:16
Health authorities in Saudi Arabia have reported three more fatalities from the MERS respiratory virus, taking the death toll in the world's worst-hit country to 163
Arab World 15 May 2014 10:54
Saudi Arabia said that 10 more people infected with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) had died over the last two days and identified 20 new cases of the virus, pushing the total number of infections in the country to 511
Arab World 14 May 2014 15:33
Coronavirus is spreading either from camels or from hospitals as no precise anti-infection measures are being taken in hospitals, said Saudi Acting Minister of Health Adel Fakeih on Tuesday in Jeddah