Alternatively, students aged 12 years and over and school staff can take the examination at any center of their choice at their own expense.
Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), in collaboration with Department of Health- Abu Dhabi (DoH), has announced a strategic new initiative to provide COVID-19 PCR tests for students, educators and school staff administered by trained health professionals at the emirate’s schools. The initiative follows the recent announcement by the National Crisis and Emergency Management Authority (NCEMA) for routine PCR tests.
The UAE government announced that there would be free PCR tests for all vaccinated students and teaching staff in all private educational facilities every 30 days in order to continue the safe learning programme.
The airline said on its website, “Effective 4 September, passengers travelling from Austria, Maldives and Oman will no longer be required to take a COVID‑19 PCR test on arrival in Dubai.”
The countries, regions, and territories included within the “Green List” will be regularly updated based on international developments. Inclusion in the list is subject to strict criteria of health and safety to ensure the well-being of the UAE community.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has also asked all centres and laboratories to issue results within 24 hours.
COVID-19 PCR tests for school students in Abu Dhabi will be conducted free of cost until Sept.30, revealed Abu Dhabi health authorities on Monday.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced 1,109 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 702,885.
The CAA said, “All Inbound passengers of aged 6 years and above will be required to have a valid negative PCR test conducted 72 hours prior to commencement of travel to Pakistan.”