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Ramadan: Ajman extends timings for economic activities

The working hours for economic activities in Ajman have been extended until 4:00 am during Ramadan.

Philippines President mulls conversion of hotels into COVID-19 facilities

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday the government can take over hotels and turn them into isolation facilities as surging COVID-19 infections put a strain on the overstretched healthcare sector.

First Emirates passengers trial IATA'S COVID-19 'digital passport'

Emirates has started the trial of International Air Transport Association's (IATA) COVID-19 vaccine passport today, with passengers flying to Barcelona becoming the first to use the service.

No fans in stands: Nadal, Djokovic miss the 'energy'

Empty stands has been the new normal due to COVID-19 but top players like Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic said they still find it difficult to maintain their intensity during matches in the absence of fans.

UK queen ends confusion over military uniforms at Prince Philip's funeral

Britain's Queen Elizabeth has stepped in to settle a problem over what senior royals should wear to her husband's funeral, because of concerns about whether Prince Harry and Prince Andrew should wear military uniforms.