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Free Parking In Dubai To End

Free Parking In Dubai To End

24 April 2020

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that paid for public parking will resume from Sunday 26 April.

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Limitations On Ramadan Gatherings To No More Than 10 People

Limitations On Ramadan Gatherings To No More Than 10 People

23 April 2020

Guidelines have been given with certain limitations made on gatherings throughout the Holy Month of Ramadan, where not more than 10 people can gather, in order to contain the spread of coronavirus COVID-19.

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First Day Of Ramadan Announced

First Day Of Ramadan Announced

23 April 2020

It has been announced that the Holy Month of Ramadan will start on Friday 24 April, as confirmed by the UAE moon sighting committee. 

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Guidelines For Staged Reopening Of Malls

Guidelines For Staged Reopening Of Malls

23 April 2020

In preparation for the staged reopening of malls, a set of guidelines has been issued that people will need to follow. According to the  guidelines, the first stage of reopening, malls will operate at 30% capacity

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Emirates Could Resume Services From Start Of July

Emirates Could Resume Services From Start Of July

23 April 2020

Dubai based Emirates Airlines will not start operating any scheduled commercial flights until 1 July at the earliest. In a revision of its planned routes, Emirates has indicated that the first stage of resuming commercial operations will be limited

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Restrictions Eased In Dubai To Allow More Movement

Restrictions Eased In Dubai To Allow More Movement

23 April 2020

The Supreme Committee for Crisis and Disaster Management has announced that people in Dubai can move without a permit between 6am and 10pm from Friday 24 April. 

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Free Virtual Classes Launched By Dubai Schools

Free Virtual Classes Launched By Dubai Schools

23 April 2020

Dubai based education provider, Fortes Education, which operates Regent International School and Sunmarke School, has launched free virtual classes that can be accessed by anyone across the globe.

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Watch: High Speed Race Through Nakheel Mall

Watch: High Speed Race Through Nakheel Mall

23 April 2020

Malls may be virtually empty at the moment with stores closed and only supermarkets and pharmacies open, however that provided an opportunity for something unique at one of Dubai’s newest malls.

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Burj Khalifa Displays The Union Jack From Top To Bottom

Burj Khalifa Displays The Union Jack From Top To Bottom

22 April 2020

During these unprecedented days where we are asked to stay home, it is difficult for us to go out and see some of the splendours of Dubai, however it does not mean that the sites we are so used to enjoying stay silent

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Over 1,500 Prisoners To Be Released Early By Sheikh Khalifa

Over 1,500 Prisoners To Be Released Early By Sheikh Khalifa

22 April 2020

Ahead of the Holy Month of Ramadan, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, has released 1,511 prisoners serving various sentences in the UAE. The President also pledged to settle the financial obligations of the prison

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Postponing Expo 2020 Unanimously Agreed

Postponing Expo 2020 Unanimously Agreed

21 April 2020

Following the request made by the Expo 2020 Dubai Steering Committee last month, a special meeting of the Executive Committee of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) has unanimously agreed to postpone Expo 2020 for this year.

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Sheikh Mohammed Launches Initiative To Provide Food To Those Most In Need During Ramadan

Sheikh Mohammed Launches Initiative To Provide Food To Those Most In Need During Ramadan

21 April 2020

A new Ramadan initiative has been launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.

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Shorter School Hours During Ramadan

Shorter School Hours During Ramadan

21 April 2020

The school day during the Holy Month of Ramadan will be shortened by 2 hours, the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) announced.  

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New Intensive Care And Isolation Facility Built At Rashid Hospital In Less Than A Week

New Intensive Care And Isolation Facility Built At Rashid Hospital In Less Than A Week

21 April 2020

Further to the establishment of a field hospital at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) to treat mild to moderate cases of coronavirus COVID-19, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) in less than one week has expanded Sheikh Rashid Hospital

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