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  • The government of the United Arab Emirates introduced new COVID-19 measures and lifted mask requirements for entrance on September 28, 2022


The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government introduced new COVID-19 measures on September 28, 2022. Under these measures, international travelers will no longer be required to wear masks when entering the country. In addition, travelers who have received green status through the Al Hosn app, which recognizes evidence of vaccination against COVID-19, will be exempt from undergoing PCR testing when remaining in the country for a period of more than one month.

What are the Changes?

On September 28, 2022, the government of the UAE introduced new COVID-19 measures. Travelers should ensure they hold the appropriate authorization before entering the country.

Looking Ahead

Continue to check the government of the UAE’s website for the latest updates and information.

Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Emirates Official News Agency

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