Sinopharm vaccine approved for all children aged 3 to 11

The National Medical Taskforce for Combatting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) announced that following approval by the Vaccination Committee, all children aged 3 to 11 will be eligible to receive two doses of the Sinopharm vaccine, starting Wednesday, 27 October 2021.   The Taskforce noted that the decision was taken following a thorough review of all medical […]

Representatives Council holds fourth meeting

The Representatives Council today held its fourth meeting of the fourth session of the Fifth Legislative Term, under the chairmanship of Speaker, Fawzia bint Abdulla Zainal.   The Council of Representatives reviewed the letter addressed to it by HH the Deputy Prime Minister on the draft-law on ratifying the Arab Customs Cooperation Agreement, accompanying Decree […]

Attorney-General: Restorative Justice Law guarantees exemplary treatment for children

Attorney-General, Dr. Ali bin Fadl Al Buainain, has affirmed the Public Prosecution’s intention to implement effectively the Restorative Justice Law for Children and their Protection from Ill-Treatment, which is an exemplary legislation with an enlightened humanitarian dimension in the criminal treatment and protection of children.   This is because it includes procedural and objective provisions […]