Daily Archives: August 22, 2020

Waha Capital to invest in leading Latin American online travel company

ABU DHABI, Waha Capital PJSC, a leading investment company in Abu Dhabi (ADX: WAHA), has announced an investment of AED 184 million (US$ 50 million) in Despegar.com, a leading NYSE-listed company in the online travel sector. An addition to its investment programme initiated in May comprising a total of up to $150m in US-listed companies,

IHC delivers third shipment of medical aid to Lebanon

DUBAI, Dubai’s International Humanitarian City, IHC, continued to send additional aid to assist the people of Lebanon by airlifting the third consignment of humanitarian supplies to the country. Two Emirates SkyCargo aircraft, chartered by Dubai’s IHC, left Dubai International Airport with the aid supplies carrying approximately 30 metric tonnes of aid, including approximately 12 tonnes

Health Ministry conducts 70,079 additional COVID-19 tests in past 24 hours, announces 424 new cases, 112 recoveries, two deaths

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced on Saturday that it conducted 70,079 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry