Tags : Corona

UAE becomes world’s most vaccinated nation against COVID-19

ABU DHABI – The United Arab Emirates leads the world, with enough vaccinations to cover 72.1 percent of its population and has overtaken Seychelles to become the world’s most vaccinated nation, according to Bloomberg’s Vaccine Tracker. The UAE has so far administered 15.5 million doses, enough to cover 72.1 percent of its population based on a […]...Read More

Abu Dhabi updates travel procedures for citizens and residents

ABU DHABI – Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis, and Disasters Committee has updated travel procedures for citizens and residents of Abu Dhabi returning from travel abroad, effective from Monday, 5 July 2021. Vaccinated travelers arriving from green list destinations must take a PCR test on arrival without the need to quarantine, and take a PCR test […]...Read More

Unilabs, has created a PCR test to identify Delta variant

GENEVA – Unilabs, the leading European diagnostic services provider, has created a new PCR test that can specifically identify the new, more infectious Delta variant, and is working with health authorities to optimise public health measures accordingly. “With the Delta variant spreading fast, and well on its way to becoming the dominant strain of Covid-19 […]...Read More

COVID19: Its impact on consumer’s behaviors & preferences

Consumers’ preferences & behaviors: Consumer preferences and buying behaviors keep evolving and the current pandemic had a big role in accelerating this change across the sector whether it is travel, non-food retail, leisure, movies & F&B, etc. All sectors have been impacted and there is no sector which is insulated from the aftermath of covid19. […]...Read More

UAE’s fight against COVID-19 pandemic story of strength, fortitude, endurance:

DUBAI – His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, said that the COVID-19 pandemic summoned extraordinary resilience across the world despite having caused unprecedented disruptions to people’s lives. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed’s remarks came in the foreword of the Emirates Group’s Annual Report – 2020-2021 where […]...Read More

flydubai, Alhosn partner to make travel more convenient

DUBAI, 16th June, 2021 – flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, has partnered with Alhosn, becoming the first airline to collaborate with the official UAE app for contact tracing and health testing related to COVID-19, to provide passengers with digital verification of COVID-19 medical records while travelling from the UAE. All flydubai passengers can now use the […]...Read More

Indian cities unlocking after declining COVID-19 infections

NEW DELHI, 6th June 2021: With COVID-19 infections coming down to the lowest level country-wide in nearly two months to 120,529 new cases during the last 24 hours, India’s major cities today announced significant relaxations in lockdowns in New Delhi and Mumbai. Government and private offices will be allowed to reopen with 50 percent attendance […]...Read More

MoHAP announces the availability of Sinopharm booster shot.

DUBAI, 1st June 2021: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has further expanded its COVID-19 vaccination campaign by announcing a booster shot of Sinopharm for those who took the second dose of the Sinopharm vaccine at least six months ago. This comes as part of the UAE’s relentless efforts to vaccinate the largest possible […]...Read More