9 Candidate registration centre across the UAE are accepting applications for FNC membership. At least half of the seats have been reserved for women this time. The exact number will be announced before the start of the nomination process. The elections take place in October.
In response to an Associated Press (AP) story about the COVID-19 situation in Dubai, the Government of Dubai Media Office has reiterated that the emirate continues to maintain the highest levels of protection against the pandemic and compliance with preventive measures.
The UAE ranked first in the world in the distribution of daily doses of the COVID-19 vaccine during the past seven days, at a rate of 1.16 doses per 100 people.
Thousands of low-income UAE frontline workers and their immediate family members will be provided with enhanced medical insurance coverage.