Top medical complex to be built in Bahrain
Manama, February 12, 2013
A state-of-the-art medical complex will be built in Muharraq as part of plans to promote health services in Bahrain.
HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa was yesterday updated on initial engineering designs, our sister newspaper, the Gulf Daily News reported.
He directed the ministries of health and works to draw up technical blueprints in addition to an executive time-plan and the estimated budget.
The medical facility will include a maternity hospital and two centres for long-term residence patients and diabetics.
The scheme was announced after the Premier's recent visit to health facilities in Muharraq.
He stressed the need to ensure premium and speedy health services for citizens, particularly lab medical analyses.
He also reiterated the government's resolve to promote development projects, particularly in the health sector, and underscored the importance of this medical complex in upgrading health services, along with King Hamad University Hospital.
Health Minister Sadiq Al Shehabi met Works Minister Essam Khalaf and discussed the project in the presence of high-ranking officials. – TradeArabia News Service