The United Arab Emirates confirmed 300 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours bringing the total to 2,659, the health ministry spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Meanwhile, 12 died and 239 recovered so far.
UAE implements measures to slow the spread of virus
The country's first drive-through testing center was opened in the capital last month. Abu Dhabi’s Department of Health will set up several other drive-through testing centers across the UAE in Dubai, Sharjah, Ras al-Khaimah, Fujairah, al-Ain and al-Dhafra. The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) opened one of the centers at the Al Nasr Club for the general public on Tuesday.