PCR test laboratories for Philippines and Pakistan
KUWAIT CITY, April 15: Total 182 commercial flights arrived and departed Kuwait International Airport reached in the last 3 days since the beginning of the blessed Ramadan month. 89 flights departed and 93 flights arrived at the airport. From these India and UAE flights were the highest followed by Saudi Arabia for departures, whereas Turkey, Qatar and Bahrain were highest in arrivals.
Prevention of expats entering Kuwait remains in effect until further notice, Kuwaitis and their first degree relatives and accompanying domestic workers are being allowed to enter the country, reports Al Qabas. There has been no change in the number of arrivals to Kuwait, the flights do not exceed 1000 passengers per day due to scarcity of medical and technical staff services provided to the passengers.
Meanwhile, sources stated that the Directorate General of Civil Aviation approved a list of accredited laboratories on MUNA app/website to cross verify PCR test certificates for those coming in from Philippines and Pakistan.
And he indicated that all the circulars issued by the civil aviation authorities come in line with the directives of the health authorities in the application of health requirements, in order to maintain the health system, in light of the spread of new strains of the Corona virus in many countries of the world.
On the other hand, an informed source said that the General Administration of Civil Aviation approved the list of accredited laboratories within the MUNA program to ensure the reliability of PCR examination certificates for those coming from Pakistan and the Philippines.
Accredited laboratories in the Philippines:
1 – Detoxification Center in Batangas
2 – One scientist’s lab
3- Diagnostic Lab
4 – High Resolution Diagnostic Laboratory
5 – Swab center
6- Philippine Airport Diagnostic Laboratory.
Accredited laboratories in Pakistan:
1 – Excel Lab Islamabad
2 – Excel Laboratory Karachi