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Dubai reveals plan to launch new medical tourism packages
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Dubai reveals plan to launch new medical tourism packages

Monday, 25 August 2014 3:25 PM

Move is part of plan by health chiefs to transform emirate into one of world's top medical tourism destinations

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UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates
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UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

Sunday, 24 August 2014 3:16 PM

UAE teenagers are facing serious health threats with an increase in the number of eating disorders reported

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Aldar inks 607-apartment lease deal with UAE clinic operator
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Aldar inks 607-apartment lease deal with UAE clinic operator

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:10 PM

Developer signs agreement with Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi to provide accommodation for hospital employees

UAE healthcare contracts set to hit $9.5bn in 2014
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UAE healthcare contracts set to hit $9.5bn in 2014

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:10 PM

Deals forecast to rise 25% amid Dubai's push to attract 500,000 patients for treatment by 2020

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion
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Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Dubai Health Authority says recruitment decision taken as new health projects are set to launch in emirate

Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola
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Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola

Friday, 22 August 2014 2:12 PM

Health Authority of Abu Dhabi says 35-year-old did not have deadly virus; husband and medics released from isolation

Kuwait mulls compulsory medical exam for tourists
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Kuwait mulls compulsory medical exam for tourists

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 9:25 AM

Recent fears over MERS, Ebola have led the Ministry of Health to consider pushing for all foreigners entering the country to undergo compulsory medical exams

UAE's NMC Health lifts profit 27% on higher occupancy
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UAE's NMC Health lifts profit 27% on higher occupancy

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 1:38 PM

Revenues up 15% to $314m as outpatient numbers rise by 14% and inpatient numbers by 12%

Suspected Ebola patients flee from Saudi health clinic
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Suspected Ebola patients flee from Saudi health clinic

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 11:56 AM

The East African nationals allegedly ran away when a doctor requested they were transferred to hospital after showing signs of the fatal disease

Passenger who died in UAE may have shown signs consistent with Ebola
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Passenger who died in UAE may have shown signs consistent with Ebola

Monday, 18 August 2014 8:31 AM

Nigerian woman with cancer was in transit through Abu Dhabi to India when she fell ill

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Infertility treatment tops list of Dubai medical tourism procedures
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Infertility treatment tops list of Dubai medical tourism procedures

Sunday, 17 August 2014 4:31 PM

Almost half of medical tourists are from GCC

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Abu Dhabi says two Mers patients given the all-clear
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Abu Dhabi says two Mers patients given the all-clear

Sunday, 17 August 2014 11:45 AM

Both people infected came into direct contact with camels

GCC agrees to unified plan to prevent Ebola
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GCC agrees to unified plan to prevent Ebola

Thursday, 14 August 2014 2:01 PM

Health ministers agree to cooperate to prevent fatal disease from penetrating the Gulf amid global health emergency

UAE's Al Noor posts 79% rise in H1 net profit
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UAE's Al Noor posts 79% rise in H1 net profit

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 1:30 PM

Al Noor Hospitals sees profit increase to $44.5m as company treats more out-patients

Two new MERS cases after reprieve
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Two new MERS cases after reprieve

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 10:51 AM

Another Saudi man with the fatal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has died, despite a decline in cases since a spike in April-May


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    Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate

    Surprisingly the only studies that show a negative financial impact of the smoking ban on the hospitality industry are sponsored by tobacco companies ... more

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 4:19 PM - Telcoguy
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    UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

    @MT3, harsh and callous as it may sound nice's analysis is spot on for expats; the impact on us is minimal. Certainly for the locals it is (rather it will... more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:05 AM - Telcoguy
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    Saudi Arabia said to shelve plan for shorter working week

    It is working fine in the other gulf countries. In Oman, it is working very well and people, including business owners, adapted. Prices did not significantly... more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:23 PM - Tariq AD