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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) recorded 2,721 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday.
Additionally, 1,666 individuals have recovered and 15 people passed away.
Using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, the ministry conducted 225,159 additional COVID-19 tests in the last 24 hours.
In a statement on Tuesday, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
Since the outbreak of the virus, the UAE has recorded 396,771 positive cases, 383,998 have recovered and 1, 253 have passed away.
The resort shut in March as the United Arab Emirates imposed a coronavirus lockdown and reopened in mid-May when restrictions started easing gradually.
In line with the Dubai Government’s decision to resume economic activity from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm effective Wednesday 27 May, Dubai Culture and arts Authority announced it will reopen its museums in a phased manner from 1 June.
In the turmoil of the past two years, one thing has remained constant: the growing strength of the UAE passport, which now ranks 15th in the world rankings, with a visa-free or visa-on-arrival score of 176.
There is a lot of excitement over who will find the golden cheque and Global Village is asking all guests to film themselves opening their pack as one lucky VIP pack holder will win Dhs28,000.
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, on the third anniversary of his accession to power.
The new prices, which include 5 per cent VAT, will take effect from Sunday, October 1. Super 98 petrol will cost Dhs3.44 a litre, compared to Dhs3.42 a litre in September, an increase of 2 fils, while Special 95 will cost Dh3.33 a litre, compared to Dh3.31 a litre in September, an increase of 2 fils.