Retail and F&B affected by tighter Covid-19 restrictions in Dubai


February 2, 2021 | By Shruthi Nair

Tighter restrictions on hotels, restaurants, shopping malls and entertainment venues on account of the rising number of Covid-19 cases and violation of social distancing guidelines have put the retail and F&B industry in a tight spot.

Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management announced on Monday that it is stepping up its efforts in the fight against the coronavirus with stricter restrictions placed on entertainment venues from February 2nd to February 28th.

According to the new rules, all pubs and bars will remain closed and restaurants and cafes will need shut by 1am. Shopping malls and hotel establishments will be required to operate at 70% capacity. Audience capacity at indoor venues, including cinemas will be reduced to 50% f maximum capacity.

Dubai Police and other authorities will intensify inspection campaigns and the crackdown on violators over the coming weeks. Members of the public have also been encouraged to report violations that aren’t compliant with the safety protocols put in place by officials

Comments

comments

Previous Article Next Article

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE /



It is the final week of the 27th edition of the Dubai 

Continue Reading

January 21, 2022 | By RetailME Bureau

Foodlink Global Restaurants & Catering Services, the F&B services enterprise in India 

Continue Reading

December 29, 2021 | By Zubina Ahmed

‘Tis the time to be jolly! The festive season is back. Celebrate 

Continue Reading

December 19, 2021 | By RetailME Bureau

“It sounds like this, Luh Pan Koh-ti-dyan and means ‘the daily bread’, 

Continue Reading

December 6, 2021 | By Zubina Ahmed

The long weekend might be over but the Etisalat Beach Canteen 2021 

Continue Reading

December 5, 2021 | By RetailME Bureau

UAE gears up to celebrate this year’s National Day celebrations in the 

Continue Reading

November 28, 2021 | By Zubina Ahmed

UAE-based Etisalat Group has signed an agreement with elGrocer, a leading online 

Continue Reading

November 18, 2021 | By RetailME Bureau

Amazon.ae announced that the 11.11 sale is back once again this year 

Continue Reading

November 8, 2021 | By RetailME Bureau

Abu Dhabi Cooperative Society’s COOP City store is now open in Lake 

Continue Reading

November 3, 2021 | By RetailME Bureau

Union Coop, a consumer cooperative in the UAE, revealed that 78% of 

Continue Reading

August 24, 2021 | By Jibran Chouguley

Union Coop has opened its 23rd branch within the UAE in Jumeirah 

Continue Reading

August 2, 2021 | By Jibran Chouguley

Nando’s has revealed their revamped Sheikh Zayed Road outlet where newcomers and 

Continue Reading

July 8, 2021 | By Jibran Chouguley




Download Images RetailME Magazine