Covid-19: UAE may impose restrictions on unvaccinated residents

Unvaccinated residents won’t be able to enter some places and obtain some services.

The UAE is considering the possibility of imposing movement restrictions on residents who have not taken the Covid-19 vaccine despite being eligible to do so.

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Ramadan: Outdoor dining, shisha services banned during fasting hours in Dubai

Dubai Municipality, Economic Department clarify easing daytime dining rules amid COVID-19

Dubai: Dining areas in Dubai may not have to be screened off in the daytime this Ramadan amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, outdoor dining and shisha services are Read more

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Ramadan 2021: Dubai eateries don’t need screens to serve customers during fasting hours

Eateries don’t need to obtain a special permit to serve customers.

Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (Dubai Economy) today issued a circular stating that restaurants in the emirate will not have to screen visible dining areas during fasting hours Read more

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New set of precautionary measures against COVID-19, effective from 2nd – 28th Feb

Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster management announces a new set of precautionary measures against COVID-19, to be implemented today, 2nd – 28th February.

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Dubai hotels and restaurants to cease entertainment activities until further notice

All hotels and restaurants operating in Dubai are to suspend entertainment activities with immediate effect, the emirate’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has confirmed.

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Latest precautionary measures for F&B outlets (Jan 22)

The latest protocols laid out by the Government of Dubai

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Dubai Restaurants Group Update

Through the formation of the Dubai Restaurant Group under the Dubai Chamber, F&B has been recognised by the government as one of the key drivers of Dubai’s economy and an important pillar of its appeal as a destination.  Read more

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Gates Hospitality Chief Naim Maadad on the new voice of the industry

Earlier this year, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the establishment of the Restaurants Business Group, a new organisation that will support the sector by unifying the voices of member companies.

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Dubai Restaurants Group has officially launched

The organisation will be a link between F&B businesses and the Dubai government

We have some good news for restaurantsbars, and F&B businesses within Dubai – Dubai Restaurants Group has officially launched in the Read more

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Dubai Restaurants Group officially launches

Dubai Restaurants Group, which was first revealed in an announcement in July, has now officially launched and is operational.

Working under the direct patronage of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce, it aims to be the premier representative body of Read more

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