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COVID-19 vaccination drive to cover all segments of Saudi society: MoH
Healthcare | Sunday 25 July, 2021 2:13 am
Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdel Ali, spokesman of the Ministry of Health (MoH), emphasized that the ongoing national vaccination campaign would continue until it covers all the segments of the society without excluding anyone. Attending a program of MBC Television, the spokesman disclosed that the rate...
SFD Inaugurates the Saudi Radiotherapy Center in Ar-Ramtha, Jordan
Healthcare | Sunday 11 July, 2021 3:27 am
The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) has inaugurated the Saudi Radiotherapy Center for cancer patients at King Abdullah University Hospital, in the northern city of Ar-Ramtha, Jordan.The Center was inaugurated by SFD CEO, Sultan bin Abdulrahman Al-Marshad during his recent visit to the country and...
Healthcare | Wednesday 7 July, 2021 1:13 am
The leading digital health platform in MENA, Altibbi, has announced signing a joint cooperation agreement with Reckitt, manufacturers of many household brands. The ceremony took place at Reckitt’s headquarters in the UAE earlier this June.This prospective collaboration aims to provide...
SAJAYA and Siemens Healthineers sign one of the largest deals in Saudi healthcare sector
Healthcare | Sunday 27 June, 2021 6:07 am
Siemens Healthineers and SAJAYA Healthcare Services Company has announced the signing of Supply and Partnership agreement to provide the largest integrated diagnostic services (laboratories, radiology) and specialized home care. This partnership is considered the largest of its kind in the...
Arab Health and Medlab Middle East 2021 opened in-person in Dubai
Healthcare | Monday 21 June, 2021 12:25 pm
 Co-located events Arab Health and Medlab Middle East to welcome the global healthcare and medical laboratory sector to Dubai, with more than 1,500 exhibitors expected to participate The event format will see both shows take place from 21-24 June at the Dubai World Trade...
Saudi aviation authority links boarding passes with health app
Healthcare | Monday 21 June, 2021 1:29 am
The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has announced the completion of linking the issuance of boarding passes for domestic flights for all national airlines with the health status in the Tawakkalna app.The boarding passes are issued electronically to passengers whose status in the app is...
France, a global player in medical devices at the cutting edge of innovation
Healthcare | Thursday 17 June, 2021 5:16 pm
 France will have a strong presence at Arab Health 2021, bringing 51 businesses to further herald its medical expertise. Located in the French Healthcare pavilion organized by Business France in Za’abeel Hall 2 and Sheikh Rashid Hall, they will unveil their latest innovations designed to...
What if THE Opioid* Crisis Solution was Showcased at Arab Health 2021?
Healthcare | Thursday 17 June, 2021 5:11 pm
                The French Healthcare drug-free therapeutic alternative to opioidsA clinically proven innovation in osteoarthritis knee pain treatment DWTC, Za'abeel 2 (French pavilion - Booth Z2H53)The 2021...
Heart failure is a growing burden and health concern, says SHA chief
Healthcare | Wednesday 2 June, 2021 8:07 am
AstraZeneca, in collaboration with the Saudi Heart Association (SHA), revealed a new approved indication by the Saudi Ministry of Health and the Food and Drug Authority for Dapagliflozin, expanding its usage to patients with heart failure, ensuring they can access the right treatment as needed....
Saudi Central Bank considers adding COVID-19 insurance coverage for non-Saudi tourists
Healthcare | Thursday 27 May, 2021 8:30 am
The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) announced the possibility of adding coronavirus (COVID-19) coverage to insurance policies for non-Saudi tourists visiting the Kingdom. The bank said, in a statement, that possible coverage would remain for the duration of a visit and that it would communicate with ...