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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) has announced free PCR tests for federal employees across the UAE.
The FAHR said on Twitter, “FAHR invite Federal Government employees, to get benefit from the free covid – 19 testing service provided by the Ministry of Health and Prevention through “Shifaa” App or scan the QR Code.”
According to the latest circular, the UAE from January 3 will restrict entry into all government institutions to people vaccinated against coronavirus and those who are exempted from getting the vaccine.
Under the new rules, effective from January 3, 2022, federal government employees must show a negative PCR test for COVID-19 every 14 days to maintain their green status on the UAE’s official Al Hosn app, in order to enter federal government offices.
The authority amended some procedures to address the Covid-19 pandemic at the level of the federal government, in line with the directions of the UAE government regarding the adoption of the application of the green traffic system, to enter all federal agencies for employees and auditors, in all emirates of the country
The authority called on Federal government employees to take advantage and book appointment through the "Shefaa" application: https://2u.pw/ewLUT
The UAE has announced that its PCR tests can detect the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. The authorities made the statement during the weekly media briefing on latest development on COVID-19 in the country.
The Ministry stressed in a statement on Monday that its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary care treatment.
The Ministry stressed in a statement on Thursday that its aim to continue expanding the nationwide testing scope to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary care treatment.
With the monitoring of the first case of monkeypox in the country, the official stressed that all health authorities in the country are currently studying and evaluating the situation.
The announcement of the restructuring of the UAE Ministry of Education on Sunday, by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid .
Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb confirmed in a statement that there was no agreement between the federal government and the PTI. She said news of negotiations and an agreement between the government and PTI is "baseless."