12 Dhu al-Qi'dah 1442 - 22 June 2021
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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 ...
Travel health insurance for Saudis heading to world destinations
Healthcare | Sunday 23 May, 2021 6:17 am
Saudis are required to receive their travel health insurance 24 hours prior to their departure as part of recommendations by the Council of Cooperative Health Insurance (CCHI). As the pandemic continues throughout the world, CCHI and the relevant authorities are providing additional protection ...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and HRH the Crown Prince enroll in organ donation program
Healthcare | Wednesday 12 May, 2021 8:33 am
 In an unsurprising humanitarian gesture from the wise leadership, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, have registered in the organ donation program of the Saudi...
Riyadh Governor Approves Launch of Careful Society Campaign to Rise No. of COVID-19 Vaccinated People
Healthcare | Thursday 6 May, 2021 3:36 am
Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh region, approved the launch of the Careful Society Campaign, in cooperation among the Women's Committee for Community Development, the Family Affairs Committee of the Regional Council and the Health Volunteering Society "Athar". This...
Saudi Central Bank and Council of Cooperative Health Insurance Announce Approving New Travel Insurance Product for Saudis Travelling Abroad
Healthcare | Thursday 6 May, 2021 1:57 am
The Saudi Central Bank and the Council of Cooperative Health Insurance announced approving new travel insurance product for Saudi citizens travelling abroad that includes benefits cover Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection’s risks.The new product aims at providing the needed insurance coverage for...