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Hind Al Soulia - Riyadh - International travellers to the emirate must disclose overall entry date to UAE
Sep 28, 2020
September 28, 2020
Abu Dhabi has reminded international travellers of a key rule regarding entry to the emirate.
People must disclose the date of overall entry into the UAE when coming to Abu Dhabi.
The emirate's Crisis, Emergency and Disasters Committee sent the notification on Monday and it relates to the 14-day quarantine in place.
Passengers arriving directly to Abu Dhabi through any UAE port or entry point must take a PCR test and register under a quarantine system to receive an electronic wristband, to be worn for 14 days.
The quarantine period is mandatory for all travellers coming to Abu Dhabi whether residents or not.
Those who spent less than 14 days in another emirate before coming to Abu Dhabi must also follow the regulation but the days spent outside the capital will be deducted from the total quarantine period.
So if a person spent two days in Dubai, then 12 days quarantine will suffice. It is imperative that travellers provide the correct information to follow the 14-day quarantine, authorities said.
The rules are designed to limit the spread of Covid-19 and safeguard public health. Anyone flouting the regulations faces legal action.
Meanwhile, Abu Dhabi's tourism chief said the emirate was preparing to welcome back overseas visitors for the first time in six months.
Speaking on Sunday, Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, chairman of the Department of Culture and Tourism, said the safety of the public remained paramount.
It came following the announcement that tourists can secure visas to travel to the UAE from Thursday.
Updated: September 28, 2020 12:09 PM
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