Daijiworld Media Network - Dubai
Dubai, Apr 15: The Emirates, the flagship airlines of Dubai has announced that flights from South Africa would be suspended until April 30 in line with directives that restrict the entry of travellers originating from South Africa, into the UAE. Daily passenger flights to Johannesburg will operate as EK763. However, outbound passenger services on EK764 remain suspended.
Even the passengers who have been to or connected through South Africa in the last 14 days will not be permitted on any Emirates flights bound for Dubai.
Earlier this week, Emirates, flyDubai, and Etihad had announced a suspension of passenger flights to and from Dhaka, Bangladesh. "Due to an international travel ban introduced by the authorities of Bangladesh from April 14 to 20, you will be unable to travel to Bangladesh during this period," Etihad said on its website.