48 hrs for Malls, Restaurants... to Close

Malls and restaurants will be closed for a renewable period of two weeks from Wednesday. Supermarkets and pharmacies will remain open. Restaurants will be able to deliver.
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The UAE has ordered commercial centres and shopping malls to close for a renewable period of two weeks. The ruling will take force from Wednesday, and includes fish, meat and vegetable markets

In a statement early Monday, the Ministry of Health and Prevention and National Emergency and Crisis and Disasters Management said the decision will be subject to re-assessment. It excludes wholesalers. 

Grocery stores and pharmacies are also excluded, subject to review and evaluation.

Under the decision, restaurants will not be allowed to receive customers. Home deliveries will continue.

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