Local Arabic newspaper Alrai reported that The list of the 32 countries whose entry is prohibited from entering the country is still awaiting evaluation by the health authorities for review, while informed sources confirmed that the entry of nationalities of the 32 countries (transit) to travel from a third country after staying there for 14 days is still allowed, and there is no change in the applicable requirements in this regard.
In this regard, the sources described the continuation of the ban on entry of travelers from these countries directly as a “continuation of wasting opportunities”, surprising “procrastination in reassessing the list of countries according to what was previously announced,” and wondering about the feasibility of the continued ban imposed on travel from these countries, despite This constitutes huge losses for the state’s treasury, the most important of which is creating economic opportunities for other neighboring countries to take advantage of this ban by attracting travelers from the 32 countries with promotional tourism offers for a period of more than two weeks, and taking advantage of the fees for mandatory medical examinations for travelers and other expenses.
They indicated that the concerned authorities in Kuwait had previously prepared a special study in this regard to take advantage of these opportunities in the return of the wheel of economic life to normal in various commercial, medical, tourism and other sectors, taking into account all health requirements, and it was not adopted.
On the other hand, health sources revealed to “Al-Rai” that the decrease in intensive care cases due to infection with the emerging “Corona” virus is matched by a decrease in the occupancy rate of “Covid-19 wards” in public hospitals.
And while the Ministry of Health announced, yesterday, that the cases of intensive care cases have decreased to 94 in all health facilities that receive cases of infection, the sources indicated that about 65 percent of those cases receive the necessary care in Jaber Hospital.
The sources emphasized that “the clinical occupancy rate in (Covid-19 wards) in public hospitals continues to decline.” However, they warned against underestimating the application of precautionary measures such as social distancing, wearing a mask, frequent hand washing, and other health instructions
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