To fight ongoing carona situation and to safeguard people living in the city the Department of Economic Development and all the responsible stakeholders have decided to close down Gyms, Spas and Massage parlors across the city. These spaces have been shutdown on 15th March and they will remain closed until the end of the month.
In a statement released on media it was stated that:
In line with ongoing efforts to safeguard public health, Dubai Department of Economic Development directs all establishments licensed to operate massage parlours and spas to suspend these activities with immediate effect from today (15 March, 2020) till the end of March.
Gyms, Spas and Massage Centers are some places where there are high chances of getting infected by coming in contact with another person. Some of the big brands have already closed their stores to protect both public and employees from it, apple being one of them.