The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), on Wednesday reported 1,292 new coronavirus cases in the UAE following the 116,396 tests carried out in the last 24 hours.
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced that it has conducted 143,991 COVID-19 tests in the past 24 hours.
Passengers under category A will not need a negative COVID-19 test, while those in category B will be required to undergo coronavirus screening 96 hours prior to boarding a flight to Pakistan.
The US Food and Drug Administration has not said how long it will take to study the vaccine data, but the government expects to give the green light for the vaccine in the first two weeks of December.
The health minister said there were many positive indicators recorded during the recent period, such as high recovery rates and low infection rates, in addition to not recording deaths for consecutive days.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP announced that it conducted 225,031 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
Authorities have put virus hotspots under lockdown, arrested dozens of people for not wearing face masks, and sealed restaurants and shops for violating restrictions.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), announced on Saturday that it conducted 212,779 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours and detected 2,080 new coronavirus cases.
"Our results are important in this context because they show that being able to spend time outdoors under conditions of lockdown has a beneficial impact on psychological well being," said co-lead author Viren Swami, Professor of Social Psychology at Anglia Ruskin University.