Sunday 17 December 2017

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi cuts water usage by 30pc

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, a multispecialty hospital, reduced the amount of domestic water it was using by 30 per cent - saving more than four Olympic swimming pools worth of water per month - in the first nine months of the year. According to a report released today by the hosp


FujiFilm to open first endoscopy repair unit in Bahrain

Gulf Markets International, a leading service provider in Bahrain, said it has joined hands with Japanese multinational photography and imaging company FujiFilm to launch the first ever endoscopy repair facility in the kingdom. The Fujifilm Endoscopy Systems repair and training c


UAE developer Manazel partners with May Institute

Manazel Real Estate (Manazel), a leading UAE developer, said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with US-based May Institute to explore the need for and feasibility of developing and operating a school for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the emirates.


First fertility clinic opened in Ras Al Khaimah

Bourn Hall Fertility Centre, Dubai, a company of Bourn Hall International, and RAK Hospital have partnered to launch the first fertility clinic in Ras Al Khaimah (RAK). The collaboration ensures top-of-the-line IVF consultancy and intervention at the doorstep of RAK residents, wh


UAE starts work on Mideast's first proton cancer centre

Proton Partners International has joined hands with the UAE government to break ground on the region's first proton beam therapy cancer treatment centre. It will later become a part of the Gulf International Cancer Centre (GICC) in Abu Dhabi, said a statement from Proton Partners I


UAE launches new app to boost nursing profession

UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has launched a new SBAR app in a move aimed at fostering more innovation for the nursing profession and improving the ministry's electronic healthcare system. This comes as part of the ministry's continuing efforts to pr


Dubai gets C40 Cities Climate Leadership certification

Dubai has achieved a new milestone in its efforts to reduce carbon emissions, by getting certifications of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group.   C40 is a leading global network of cities committed to tackling climate change and protecting the planet. 


Abu Dhabi Police launches mobike ambulances

Abu Dhabi Police has introduced ten new motorbike ambulances to be used as part of the forces' fleet of first responder patrol vehicles, reported the state news agency Wam. Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, the commander-in-chief of Abu Dhabi Police, said that the o


Dementia victims to triple in 30 years: WHO

As the global population ages, the number of people living with dementia is expected to triple from 50 million to 152 million by 2050, said the World Health Organisation (WHO). "Nearly 10 million people develop dementia each year, six million of them in low- and middle-incom

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