DOHA, July 24 (Xinhua) — Qatar’s health ministry on Friday announced 394 new infections of COVID-19, increasing the total number of confirmed cases in the Gulf state to 108,638.
“Some 402 people recovered, bringing the total number of recoveries to 105,420, while the fatalities remained 164,” the official Qatar News Agency reported, quoting a statement by the ministry.
A total of 464,674 persons in Qatar have undergone lab tests for COVID-19 so far, it added.
China and Qatar have offered mutual help during the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
On Feb. 21, five Qatar Airways cargo freighters flew to China carrying approximately 300 tons of medical supplies donated by the airline.
On July 8, Chinese health officials and medical experts held a video conference with their Qatari counterparts to share experience and expertise in fighting COVID-19. Enditem