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BGI Unveils Mobile, Inflatable Biosafety Lab: “Huo-Yan Air Lab” Offers an Effective, Rapid Deployment Solution for COVID-19 Testing
Healthcare | Tuesday 7 April, 2020 12:38 am
The ability of a country to quickly implement early screening and detection of COVID-19 cases has proven key to effectively managing the spread of the disease. But the scale and speed of infection has posed serious challenges to many governments.   In order to address these challenges...
Owned by Nayel & Bin Harmal Group, Ayla Hotel offer accommodation for Healthcare Fraternity serving COVID-19 patients
Healthcare | Monday 6 April, 2020 12:16 pm
As the world continues to battle against the deadly coronavirus pandemic, Ayla Hotel in Al Ain city, owned by Nayel & Bin Harmal Group has reportedly opened the doors of its luxury hotel to accommodate medical professionals who are serving the COVID-19 patients. The initiative is to offer...
OIC Health Ministers to Hold Emergency Virtual Meeting on Combating Coronavirus
Healthcare | Sunday 5 April, 2020 12:00 pm
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Coordination with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Chair of the Seventh Islamic Health Ministers Conference,, will organize an emergency video conference meeting of the OIC steering ministerial committee on health on combating Coronavirus, on 9 April...
Bayer launches recruitment drive in Saudi Arabia supporting continued growth of healthcare sector and Saudization goals
Healthcare | Sunday 5 April, 2020 10:46 am
Bayer, the German multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company, has today launched a focused campaign (#MoveForwardwithBayer) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, designed to drive the recruitment of Saudi nationals within its growing pharmaceutical business in the region.   The...
KACST chief calls for activation of ‘open science’ initiative
Healthcare | Friday 3 April, 2020 11:55 am
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) President Dr. Anas Bin Faris Al-Faris urged the development and adoption of a “recommendation” for activating the “open science” initiative. Dr. Anas discussed this during a virtual meeting of the KACST, which was...
Over 1,000 patients benefit from KAMC’s free drug delivery
Healthcare | Friday 3 April, 2020 6:51 am
More than 1,000 outpatients have benefited from the home delivery of prescribed medicines by the King Abdullah Medical City (KAMC) in Makkah over the last two weeks. These include over 600 beneficiaries within Makkah and 400 beneficiaries outside Makkah. The initiative is part of several...
G42 and BGI Announce Groundbreaking High Throughput Detection Lab to Fight Against COVID-19
Healthcare | Friday 3 April, 2020 4:29 am
Group 42 (G42), the leading technology company based in Abu Dhabi, and global genomics leader BGI announced today the launch of a new massive-throughput laboratory built to address the need for population-scale detection and diagnosis of COVID-19 in the United Arab Emirates.  The lab is...
Ministry of Health Broadcasts More than 2 Billion Awareness Messages about Coronavirus
Healthcare | Thursday 2 April, 2020 2:55 pm
The Ministry of Health, in cooperation with the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), has broadcast more than 2 billion awareness messages about the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), addressed to various segments of society including citizens and residents in 24...
Major Energy Companies Support Health Endowment Fund with SR 525 million
Healthcare | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 2:50 pm
Minister of Health and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Health Endowment Fund, Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, has expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Ministry of Energy and major companies operating in the field of oil and gas, renewable energy, electricity and petrochemicals for the...
Isnaad Conducts Disinfection Drive at Facilities for People of Determination as Part of CSR Initiative
Healthcare | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 1:09 pm
Isnaad, a subsidiary of Imdaad that provides a comprehensive range of Soft Facility Management with specialized cleaning services, and highly-trained manpower supply, recently provided disinfection services at Senses Residential and Day Care for Special Needs and the Emirates Down Syndrome...