Restaurants and cafes, which had been limited to take-away meals since late January, can open with no more than 30 customers at one time, the ministry of health said. Social gatherings of more than 30 people in homes and private venues are still prohibited.
Even though the Health Ministry says the rate of infections is coming down, all regions were placed into the strictest "red zone” lockdown through Monday as a precaution.
Asad Umar cautioned that while restrictions were being relaxed, there were still 4,500 patients on oxygen. "If we immediately try to open a lot of things then God forbid, it might happen that we have to close everything again as we saw in the region."
Satisfied with the overall situation, the NCOC announced to lift various COVID-19 restrictions from July 1 owing to the downward trend in infections across the country. Cinemas to operate till 1am, with entry for vaccinated persons only.
Ireland was forced to take a U-turn on number of guests allowed to attend wedding during pandemic after some brides-to-be dressed all in white to protest outside parliament on Tuesday .
"The decision to lift the suspension on citizens travelling outside Saudi Arabia will go into effect at 1:00 am on May 17," the ministry said, adding that the kingdom will re-open its land, sea and air borders.
It is a strange phenomenon that we are witnessing in the so-called First World of Advanced Economies (AEs) and developed societies, stretching from Austria to Australia, the Netherlands and France. Even as there is a Covid-19
The Pacific nation's Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins said New Zealanders stranded in Australia could return home from mid-January and Kiwis travelling from elsewhere would be allowed in a month later.
Bethlehem expects people to attend tonight’s mass at the 19th century Catholic church of St. Catherine to celebrate Jesus’ birthday. In Manger Square the tallest pine tree has been adorned with coloured lights since early this month in hope of modest celebrations.
Al Bandar Rotana, a five-star hotel with a prime waterfront outlook, has warmly welcomed the government’s announcement to lift capacity limits at shopping malls, entertainment and F&B venues, public transport and social gatherings from February 15.
Ayman Ashor, General Manager, Al Bandar Rotana and Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana hotel, said that lifting restrictions would provide more avenues to accommodate more guests, host larger events and outside catering.
“This move will bring more business which will accelerate the economic growth after the pandemic. We look forward to ending this pandemic.”
“Easing restrictions is a clear indicator that the COVID 19 may soon be an endemic virus like any other viruses. We look forward to families and the general public enjoying each and every moment with their loved ones when they go out and celebrate the new norm.” Ashor added.
“The move would directly impact an increase in footfall as more consumers will be out and about. With fears allayed and rising consumer confidence in the healthcare system of the UAE, the move will no doubt increase revenue over all business sectors.”
“It’s a great move by the government, and we expect to see more family gatherings at our property.”
“We invite all the families, couples, business men and women to experience the most amazing Dubai skyline view from Al Bandar Rotana Hotel.”
“With an outstanding choice of venues and irresistible promotions, the hotel has got unique experiences waiting for you.”
“The Sunday Family brunch at Salt & Pepper. Guests can gather family and friends to indulge with scrumptious food and irresistible drinks.
A Lazy Saturday Brunch at Morgan’s Gastropub begins from a fresh salad to bite-sized appetizers, a variety of grills, and a wrap up with a half meter of your favorite desserts.
Guests can also impress their loved ones with the most scenic experience Day from Gusto Italian Restaurant.
Enjoy the most mesmerizing view of Burj Khalifa and Dubai Skylines from Gusto.