Friday 25 April 2014

Dubai IVF clinic extends insurance network

Bourn Hall, a leading Dubai-based IVF clinic, has recently tied up with top UAE national insurance providers in a move to extend its fertility treatment services to patients covered by the providers. The alliances were signed with Thiqa, which is managed by Daman, and Daman Premi


New Mers cases in Saudi jump to 49

Saudi Arabia confirmed 13 new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) in the kingdom on Sunday, a report said. This takes number of new cases in the last six days to 49, a sudden increase of a disease that kills about a third of the people infected and has no cure so far


Saudi pharmaceutical market seen at $3.6bn

The pharmaceutical market in Saudi Arabia including government procurements is estimated at SR13.5 billion ($3.6 billion) with the private sector claiming a share of SR7 billion, a report said. The per capita consumption of medicines in the GCC and Arab countries stands at $52 an


Bahrain to step up public health protection plans

Bahrain is to beef up measures to protect public health and avert epidemic outbreaks under orders issued by HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa. The Premier instructed authorities to do whatever necessary to protect public health as he chaired the weekly Cabin


Jump in new cases of deadly Mers virus in Saudi

Saudi Arabia has confirmed seven new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers), adding up to 36 infections in five days, a sudden increase of a disease that kills about a third of the people infected and has no cure. Mers, a Sars-like novel coronavirus that emerged in Saud


Mers kills two more in Saudi Arabia

Two more foreigners have died of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) in Jeddah, a report said quoting the Saudi Health Ministry. The ministry said five more people were infected with Mers in the city, including two foreign medics aged 54, the Arab News report said.


New Bahrain panel to oversee medical standards

Bahrain is planning to set up a panel of experts to monitor assessments to strengthen the quality of medicine and dentistry graduates, a report said. The new regulations will be part of the kingdom's proposal for a GCC project to unify criteria for the recognition of medical


Another expat dies from Mers in Saudi

A foreign woman has died after she contracted Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) virus in Riyadh, bringing the death toll to 73 in Saudi Arabia,  a report said. The 55-year-old woman, whose nationality was not disclosed, was suffering from chronic illnesses, the Health


DHA’s basic health insurance to be availed from June 1

The basic package of Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) mandatory insurance scheme will become available with participating insurance companies from June 1, said a report.   Dr Haidar Al Yousuf, DHA’s Director of Health Funding, reiterated that the packa


Wetex 2014 concludes on positive note

The Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (Wetex) 2014 concluded yesterday (April 16) in Dubai, achieving major goals to achieve the green economy for sustainable development initiative of the emirate. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, vice chairman of the Dubai Supreme Cou

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