UAE travel: Bans, flight suspensions and new Covid safety rules you must know
As Covid-19 cases around the world rise with the detection of the Omicron variant, authorities in the UAE are doing all they can to keep Emiratis and expats safe. Federal and local authorities have announced a string of new Covid safety rules that include flight suspensions, travel bans on some and new Covid safety rules.
Covid-19: Abu Dhabi announces updated ‘Green List’
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has updated the ‘Green List’ of countries for inbound travel into Abu Dhabi.
UAE Golden Visa holders can get a Dubai driving licence without classes; here’s how
Golden Visa holders in Dubai can get a driving licence the need for training, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has said.
UAE: Ramadan, Eid Al Fitr 2022 likely dates revealed
The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin on April 2, 2022, according to Ibrahim Al-Jarwan, member of the International Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences.
The UAE Public Prosecution has announced penalties for spreading rumours and false news.
UAE: 3-year-old Afghan boy with cancer to get treatment in US, after Sheikh Mohamed steps in
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has directed to arrange medical treatment for Muhammad Aamir Dawood, a 3-year-old Afghan boy who is suffering from cancer.
UAE condemns Houthi bid to target Saudi Arabia with bomb-laden drones
The UAE has expressed its strong denunciation and condemnation of the attempts by the Houthi militia to target the southern region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with three drones carrying bombs, which were intercepted by Coalition forces.
Covid in Dubai: Nearly 30 schools announce remote learning
At least 30 schools in Dubai are temporarily switching to distance learning when classes start on Monday, January 3.
Dubai: Two men jailed for assaulting police officer, damaging patrol car
Two Gulf nationals have been sentenced by the Dubai Criminal Court to six months’ imprisonment, for assaulting a policeman and damaging his vehicle, when they tried to flee from him, at a hotel in Dubai.
UAE: 92% of motorists benefit from daily police alerts on unstable weather conditions
Nine in 10 road users in Abu Dhabi benefit from the police’s daily “urgent alert“ messages sent out to inform motorists about the road conditions, according to a new social media poll.
Coronavirus: UAE reports 2,515 Covid-19 cases, 862 recoveries, 1 death
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention on Monday reported 2,515 cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus, along with 862 recoveries and 1 death.