The UAE has advanced drive-through testing centres in all emirates. WAM
The UAE Health Ministry conducted more than 25,573 Covid-19 tests in various regions of the country, and announced the registration of 546 new coronavirus cases. The total number of infections jumped to 15,738.
Nandan Nilekani, the co-founder of Infosys, said Asia’s economic recovery is not far away, provided the pace of vaccination is increased so the region arrives at a herd immunity.
The UAE leadership has been taking all necessary actions to stem the spread of COVID-19 and ensure the safety of the community and wellbeing of the UAE citizens and residents.
Nearly 150,000 people were moved from their homes in the Indian state of Gujarat to safety on Monday and authorities closed ports and a main airport as the most intense cyclone in more than two decades roared up the west coast.
In a camp for Syrian refugees in east Lebanon, Mohammad and his three sisters fear they will be out of school for a third consecutive year because remote learning is out of reach.
The UAE also emphasised the need to respect the role of the brotherly Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in protecting holy places under international law and to put an end to all aggression and practices that lead to continued tension and stalemate.