14 Apr 2021

Covid-19: How is Dubai handling the pandemic?

From Morning Report, 8:44 am on 14 April 2021

It was an influx of Covid-19 cases from India that led the government to temporarily ban new arrivals from that country, but nearly all of those people transited through Dubai, which remains one of the world's largest hubs for international freight and travel.

So how is a city that was positioning itself as an international hub dealing with the pandemic?

Dubai correspondent Ashleigh Stewart spoke to Philippa Tolley.