Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia tells arrivals from Lebanon, Egypt to self-quarantine

In accordance with the precautionary and preventive procedures recommended by the competent health authorities to prevent transmission of the novel coronavirus infection, and given the increasing cases of this virus, the Ministry of Health announces that those who have been in Italy, Korea, Egypt and Lebanon during the past two weeks, must isolate themselves and remain in home for two weeks starting from the date of their return.

Any health practitioner returning from those countries during the past two weeks must isolate himself/herself home for two weeks from the date of his/her return.

In the event of any symptoms, he/she should phone 937 to obtain the necessary help from health authorities or visit the nearest hospital.