Dubai salon ordered shut; 8 businesses fined for breaking Covid safety rules

Dubai - 22 outlets were issued warnings to follow the precautionary measures.

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By Web Report

Published: Sun 17 Jan 2021, 1:50 PM

Last updated: Sun 17 Jan 2021, 4:37 PM

A salon in Dubai has been ordered shut for violating precautionary measures designed to keep residents and tourists safe from Covid-19.

In its daily report, the Dubai Municipality said on Sunday that 2,157 outlets in Dubai were inspected. Of these, 22 were warned to implement the safety measures, while 2,134 were found to be fully compliant with them.

Meanwhile, the Dubai Economy fined eight businesses in Dubai for flouting the precautionary measures.

Authorities in Dubai have stepped up Covid safety inspections.

On Saturday, three tourism venues were ordered shut for not adhering to the precautionary measures. Three other establishments were also fined.

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