UAE announces update on Green Pass Protocol on Alhosn app from December 5

A negative PCR test result will see the Alhosn status appear green for 14 days only instead of the current 30 days, after which the color will turn grey pending receiving a new negative PCR test for another 14 days

  
A security man uses the EDE scanner, a new screening system that allegedly detects whether or not people have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by using a mobile at Al Wahda Mall, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 29, 2021. Image used for illustrative purpose.

A security man uses the EDE scanner, a new screening system that allegedly detects whether or not people have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by using a mobile at Al Wahda Mall, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 29, 2021. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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ABU DHABI - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), in cooperation and coordination with other competent authorities nationwide, has announced the update of the Green Pass Protocol on Alhosn app, starting from 5/12/2021.

A negative PCR test result will see the Alhosn status appear green for 14 days only instead of the current 30 days, after which the color will turn grey pending receiving a new negative PCR test for another 14 days, according to the latest update.

The update comes in consolidation of the proactive measures to enhance the efforts made at the country level as part of the post COVID-19 recovery strategy, initiatives and plans, to address the pandemic variants, and to ensure safe movement and tourism nationwide.

© Copyright Emirates News Agency (WAM) 2021.


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