More attractions await tourists as they return to the UAE as government removes covid restrictions.
Inayat-ur-Rahman, Business EditorAl Bandar Rotana, a five-star hotel with a prime waterfront outlook, has warmly welcomed the government’s announcement to lift capacity limits at shopping malls, entertainment and F&B venues, public transport and social gatherings from February 15.
Calibration in the time of COVID is a dangerous pursuit, imperiled by memory as it pinballs through the chasm between cultural minutiae and the sprawling shadow of death. “So what did you do during the pandemic?” comes the inescapable question
The Sharjah Police stated that non-compliance with wearing masks, and gatherings top the list of reports received through the reporting platforms that have been made available to the public, stressing the need to adhere to precautionary measures, and to report violations and abuses through its channels designated for individuals so that deterrent legal measures are taken against violators.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP records 2,613 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 410,849.
Attended by Sheikha Shamma Bint Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, CEO of Alliances for Global Sustainability, the UAE Circular Economy Council convened its meeting, presided over by Mariam Bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and the Environment to discuss ‘Year of Sustainability’ initiatives and COP28.
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has launched the ‘Tax Support’ initiative to raise tax awareness among business sectors in the UAE through direct and sustained contact, as a means to enhance compliance with tax laws and regulations. The first workshop for 2023 under the initiative was held on Jan.24 and 25 as a collaboration
US consumer spending fell for a second straight month in December, putting the economy on a lower growth path heading into 2023, while inflation continued to subside, which could give the Federal Reserve room to further slow the pace of its interest rate hikes next week.