Q:

Has the UAE imposed restrictions to combat Covid-19?

icon

Olivia Allen
The Senate
26 Mar 2020

A: SenseCheck

  • 1 Yes
  • 0 No
  • 0 Other

Newest Answer Oldest Answer

  • 26 Mar 2020
  • Yes

    Simple

    As of 24.03.20 there are a number of precautions and restrictions that the UAE government has implemented. Residents should stay home unless necessary to buy items such as food or medicine, or to work. Fines and jail terms await those who do not comply with authorities’ safety measures. The Ministry of Interior has called on the public only to use personal vehicles and to limit passengers to three per car. In addition, residents are required to avoid public places, maintain social distancing, and avoid hospitals unless in a critical or emergency case.
    There is not yet a ban on working in offices, but all schools are implementing distance-learning measures.

    https://www.thenational.ae/uae/health/corona…

    icon

    Alex Westenberger
    The Senate

  • Comment