Coronavirus: Mosques opening, vaccine update and more

The Supreme Committee for dealing with Covid-19 met n Thursday, 26th August and discussed how vaccinations will be mandatory for expatriates to renew their visas. They also released an up-to-date list of which vaccines are approved in the Sultanate. 

Vaccines approved by the Ministry of Health:
Pfizer-BioNTech
Oxford-AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca – Covishield
Johnson & Johnson
Sinovac
Moderna
Sputnik V.
Sinopharm

The Committee also discussed Friday prayers in mosques:

As well as The Ministry of Education's plan for this academic year: