general info DUBAI EASES MORE RESTRICTIONS INCLUDING ALLOWING UNDER 12S AND OVER 60S IN MALLS
Dubai Eases More Restrictions Including Allowing Under 12s and Over 60s In Malls
Updated on 18 June 2020

Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management has announced the further easing of more restrictions in Dubai, as part of the reopening of economic activities and the return to normalcy. 

The announcement has confirmed that the easing of restrictions also applies to children under 12 years old and adults over 60, who can now visit shopping malls, where previously they couldn't.

The restrictions also increase capacity to 100% at certain facilities that were previously limited to how many people can visit. This applies to swimming pools, waterparks and childrens playgrounds in public parks and beaches.  

Facilities that can also now open include public libraries, private museums and art galleries, and healthcare services to the elderly and people of determination, along with home beauty services can also resume.

Ths comes into effect on 18 June and strict precautionary measures will still be in place in public areas.

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