A Bahrain-based naval force has seized 981kg of highly purified heroin from drug smugglers off Africa's east coast.
The drugs were heading for Tanzania when they were intercepted by naval forces during an operation that lasted
Customs officers have foiled an attempt to smuggle 1,559.6 grams of heroin through Bahrain International Airport.
They stopped a foreigner on suspicion as he was proceeding through the Green Channel, said a report in the Gulf Dail
Abu Dhabi Police have arrested a Pakistani man on suspicion of possessing and intending to sell 24 kilograms of hashish and heroin in the Mussafah industrial area of the UAE capital.
Brigadier Omair Al Muhairi, director of Police
GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis said on Monday they had completed a series of asset swaps worth more than $20 billion that will reshape both drugmakers.
GSK is forming a consumer health joint venture with Novartis, while at the same
A Bahrain-based naval force has seized drugs worth millions of dollars from a dhow sailing off the coast of East Africa.
A total of 324kg of heroin with a street value of $132 million was confiscated by the Combined Maritime Force
Multi drug-resistant tuberculosis remains at crisis levels, with about 480,000 new cases this year, and various forms of the lung disease killed about 1.5 million people in 2013, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday.
Leading international pharmaceutical companies have agreed to make the UAE their logistics hub for the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, a senior official has revealed.
The UAE Ministry of Health officials recently met about 1
Like conventional cigarettes, electronic cigarettes may function as a "gateway drug" that can prime the brain to be more receptive to harder drugs, US researchers said on Wednesday.
The findings, published in the New Eng
The Dubai Customs’ Passenger Operations Department has conducted 1037 confiscations over the first half of the year, an increase of 23 per cent over the same period last year.
The seized items included narcotic drugs, prohib
Corticosteroid drugs given via inhalers to children with asthma may suppress their growth, according to two systematic reviews of scientific studies on the issue.
Health experts who conducted the review and published it in The Coc