Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Emergency, Crisis, and Disaster management team in the Emirate of Ajman, in coordination with Ajman Police and the Department of Economic Development, closed a store for not adhering to COVID-19 precautionary measures.
The departmental store had promotions and offers, which caused overcrowding among shoppers.
A video showed no one was adhering to social distancing guidelines.
The store received more than the capacity of the shoppers it can inside the shop.
The shop was fined Dhs5,000 for violating the directives issued regarding the application of precautionary and preventive measures to limit the spread of the COVID-19.
The authorities calls on shopkeepers in the emirate to adhere to all guidelines and decisions issued to confront the pandemic, limit the spread of the virus and reduce cases.
The officials stressed that they would not tolerate any violations and issue hefty fines.
From the first week of March, the Emergency and Crisis management team announced that it has mandated specific establishments to conduct a regular weekly PCR examination for all their employees, except those who have received two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, with a commitment to download the Al-Hosn application.
The move comes within the framework of the efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus.
The decision includes workers in restaurants, cafes, supermarkets, gyms, men’s and women’s salons, labour recruitment offices, food and meal delivery companies and car washrooms.
The inspection and control teams will carry out inspection rounds on the employees of the specified institutions and companies three days following the issuance of the decision.
Ajman Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced that the number of registered trademarks reached 711, including 220 American trademarks.
The Ajman Police General Command implemented "Your Health is Our Priority" initiative, aiming to vaccinate the Ministry of Interior retirees and their families with the COVID-19 vaccine at home.
Ajman Police announced linking their digital services with the Ajman Finance Department's smart digital payment platform "Ajman Pay" as a new milestone in digital governance.
A woman filed a lawsuit against a women’s salon in which she requested the court to obligate the salon to pay her Dhs100,000 in compensation for the burns she sustained by mistake when her nails were trimmed and decorated with acrylic. She said this substance was left on her fingers for a long period and consequently caused finger burns of second and third degrees.
The Water Department of the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority completed the installation of a strategic water line extending for 56km from Hamda area to Al Badea area with a diameter of 800mm at a total cost of Dhs96 million, excluding the value of materials. The project aims at enhancing the diversity of water sources in the city of Sharjah and guaranteeing the continuity of service.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, approved the start of the first phase of land levelling for the residential areas in Al Shannouf 1-6, totalling 3,000 plots of land at 50 plots in each area.
Khalid said, “Members of the Australian Defence Force entertaining #Afghan Refugee kids in a camp at UAE. These children & their families have been evacuated from #Afghanistan by the Australian Government. @ausgov @AustralianArmy @DeptDefence…”