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Two new MERS cases reported in Saudi Arabia
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Two new MERS cases reported in Saudi Arabia

Sunday, 1 February 2015 1:21 PM

Expat in Riyadh and a Saudi national in Hofuf are the latest victims, according to Ministry of Health

Dubai to launch college of medicine
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Dubai to launch college of medicine

Saturday, 31 January 2015 3:53 PM

Dubai Healthcare City & Queen's University Belfast will jointly establish the college in time for the 2015-16 academic year

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Woman dies after surgery to shrink her stomach
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Woman dies after surgery to shrink her stomach

Sunday, 25 January 2015 1:42 PM

Woman reportedly suffers complications from endoscopic gastroplasty, a weight loss procedure

Saudi Arabia suspects $266m worth of 'corruption' related to MERS
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Saudi Arabia suspects $266m worth of 'corruption' related to MERS

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 1:44 PM

Health ministry suspends 38 contracts related to the coronavirus that has killed at least 347 people for suspected corruption

Saudi firm plans $272m Dubai 'smart hospital', eyes IPO
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Saudi firm plans $272m Dubai 'smart hospital', eyes IPO

Monday, 19 January 2015 2:10 PM

Dr Soliman Fakeeh Hospital to build healthcare hub in Dubai Silicon Oasis, may sell 30% stake through IPO

UAE parents face legal action for sending children to illegal nurseries
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UAE parents face legal action for sending children to illegal nurseries

Sunday, 18 January 2015 1:45 PM

UAE’s Ministry of Social Affairs says parents will face prosecution while nurseries will face heavy fines

More than 1m patients treated in 2014, says Dubai Health Authority
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More than 1m patients treated in 2014, says Dubai Health Authority

Saturday, 17 January 2015 9:37 AM

Dubai health chief says will continue to expand health services in emirate to keep up with population growth

Celebrity plastic surgeon relocates to Dubai amid wellness boom
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Celebrity plastic surgeon relocates to Dubai amid wellness boom

Saturday, 10 January 2015 2:55 AM

Dr Kasem Abu Bakr says move inspired by Dubai Health Authority's bid to boost medical tourism trade

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Bahrain launches new medical plan for expat workers
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Bahrain launches new medical plan for expat workers

Thursday, 8 January 2015 12:02 PM

Private sector companies must pay $189 for expats, $58 for local employees

WHO says reports of suspected Ebola cases in Iraq are untrue
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WHO says reports of suspected Ebola cases in Iraq are untrue

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 5:35 PM

World Health Organisation dismisses media reports of deadly infection cases in Mosul as 'rumour'

UAE's NMC Health said to be in talks for loan
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UAE's NMC Health said to be in talks for loan

Monday, 5 January 2015 4:39 PM

Company founded by Indian billionaire BR Shetty has reportedly met with banks to discuss funding options

Major Dubai hospital expansion set for completion in May
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Major Dubai hospital expansion set for completion in May

Sunday, 4 January 2015 2:22 PM

$43.8m expansion of Dubai-based Rashid Hospital's Trauma and Emergency Centre will add 160 beds

Qatar to get 6 new healthcare centres in 2015
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Qatar to get 6 new healthcare centres in 2015

Sunday, 4 January 2015 1:23 PM

A total of 19 gov’t-funded centres are planned are planned by 2018, although some will be privately operated

Saudi's King Abdullah suffering from pneumonia, condition stable
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Saudi's King Abdullah suffering from pneumonia, condition stable

Saturday, 3 January 2015 9:27 AM

Saudi monarch temporarily needed help to breathe through a tube but condition has improved, says royal court

New rehab centre is UAE healthcare first, says Amana
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New rehab centre is UAE healthcare first, says Amana

Friday, 2 January 2015 9:51 AM

Company says 80-bed facility for stroke, head injury patients will prevent need to travel abroad for treatment


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