Clinical trials of a Russian coronavirus vaccine have started last week.
Two forms of the vaccine developed by the Moscow-based Gamaleya research institute - liquid and powder for injections - tested on two groups of volunteers, 38 people each, the statement said. The participants will be isolated in two Moscow hospitals.
"Running clinical trials in the midst of a pandemic is a unique situation. So unprecedented measures have been taken - all potential participants of the trial... Read More
The firm family favourite beach hotel, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa has reopened its doors to welcome back UAE residents and tourists alike. With several of the resort’s world-class restaurants now serving and a splendid 19 acres of landscaped gardens, numerous swimming pools and a white sandy beach on offer, guests of all ages will be spoilt for choice this summer.
To celebrate the reopening of the stunning beachfront property, the hotel is offering excellent summer room... Read More
Hongqi, a leading Chinese luxury car marque owned by the Automaker FAW Car Company has broken ground in the United Arab Emirates. Hongqi is one of the earliest Chinese luxury passenger car marque and recently launched four impressive models at the Dubai International Motor Show 2019.
The prestigious company has successfully made a name for itself in the Chinese market and holds the title as the official car for the Chinese President. Hongqi rose with a 111% year-on-year growth in auto... Read More
Residents spending time in Dubai and tourists visiting the city have a lot to look forward to this summer season, as Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) announces a series of exciting festival campaigns including Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), Eid Al Adha and Back to School (BTS). DSS will soon begin its 23rd edition, starting on 9 July until 29 August 2020; inviting residents and visitors to rediscover the excitement and joy of summer in Dubai through a rich programme of... Read More
W Dubai – The Palm is re-opening its doors on 30th July along with its popular restaurants, Akira Back, LIV and the fabulous WET Deck, WET and beach, which offers spectacular views of the Dubai skyline.
Located on Palm Jumeirah, the iconic hotel, known for its futuristic designs and playful vibe will be open to the public once again. All guidelines and directives set in place by the authorities will be strictly followed ensuring the wellbeing and safety of both guests and talent! ... Read More
Following a ceremony held today via video conference between Abu Dhabi and Beijing, health authorities from the United Arab Emirates have announced the commencement of the world’s first phase III clinical trial of a COVID-19 inactivated vaccine.
Inspired by the UAE Leadership’s vision and commitment to overcome the pandemic through a global collaborative effort, a clinical cooperation agreement was signed between the Chinese pharmaceutical giant Sinopharm China National Biotec Group (... Read More
Emirates welcomes the latest air travel protocols that will facilitate international travel for UAE citizens, residents and tourists, and open Dubai to business and leisure visitors from 7 July, while putting in place careful measures to ensure the health and safety of travellers and communities.
These protocols for travel into and out of Dubai airports were announced under the directives of the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness... Read More
Hala China is set to organise the first China-UAE Economic and Trade Digital Expo from 15 July to 21 July 2020, in partnership with the China International Exhibition Centre Group Corporation (CIEC). The exhibition is set to explore further economic growth opportunities between both countries during a time of industrial transformation amidst the “new normal”.
With the support of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and the Ministry of Economy of the... Read More
UAE residents are once again heading outdoors to experience the sun, sea and sand following the reopening of public and hotel beaches across Dubai. However, beach-goers must still follow prescriptive rules that are in place to maintain public health and safety due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sunbathers, fitness and wellness enthusiasts have welcomed the reopening of beaches aimed at meeting the needs of all communities affected by the current situation. Other recreational and... Read More
Libraries, museums and art galleries can also open, along with outdoor tourism and fitness activities.
People over the age of 60 and children under the age of 12 will be allowed to visit malls and other public places while strictly following precautionary measures.
Children under the age of 12 in Dubai and adults over 60 will be allowed to visit shopping malls and other public places, as the emirate continues to gradually open up from its enforced Covid-19 lockdown.
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