The second edition of the Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS 2020), which is due to take place on January 27-29 at Madinat Jumeirah, will see the participation of high-profile delegations and 10 ministers
The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said in a statement that the suspension would come into force on Feb.5, 2020 — until further notice — adding that the decision is part of precautionary measures undertaken by the UAE to confront the outbreak of the new coronavirus.
The airline has progressively grown its presence in the Kingdom, going from two daily flights to four daily services, as part of its commitment to delivering the best in terms of network, convenient schedules and on board products and services to Bahraini travelers.
Live stream to give access to the Education Programme to over 99,000 students in schools across the seven Emirates, in addition to the Education Day sessions.
In a statement by the airline on Thursday, flights can be booked on emirates website or via travel agents, Emirates sales office and contact centre. Passengers will be required to comply with all requirements of the destination country.
Passengers will be required to apply social distancing guidelines during their journey and wear their own masks when at the airport and on board the aircraft. Travellers should arrive at Dubai International airport Terminal 3 for check-in, three hours before departure.
Chairman of Dubai Airports announced that Emirates will be providing free flights for UAE nationals globally due to the coronavirus pandemic.
"Passengers on today's flight to Tunisia were all tested for COVID-19 (respiratory disease) before departing from Dubai," the airline said in a statement. "Emirates is the first airline to conduct on-site rapid COVID-19 tests for passengers."
Those who wish to travel to Johannesburg, Lagos, and Tunis must contact the respective embassy or consulate for these countries in the UAE. For all other flights, passengers can book directly on emirates website (select the "one-way" option when booking), or via their travel agent.
Offering free medical cover to the passengers who are diagnosed with COVID-19 while travelling is the best offer by the best airlines — Emirates Airlines — in the world (“Emirates offers free medical cover for COVID-19 to boost travel confidence,” July 24, Gulf Today website).