Saturday 19 August 2017

Hikma posts $895 million revenue in H1

Hikma Pharmaceuticals, a fast growing multinational pharmaceutical group, has posted a revenue of $895 million for the first half of the year, marking a one per cent increase. The increase reflects the consolidation of an additional two months of West-Ward Columbus and continued


Expansion planned for Dubai's Latifa Hospital

Latifa Hospital for Women and Children in Dubai, UAE, will start work on expansion of its facilities by the last quarter of this year, said a top health official. The facilities that will undergo expansion include the labour and delivery suite and the emergency department.


Takeda, Hikma in new licensing pact for Mena

Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, a global research company, and Hikma Pharmaceuticals, a fast growing multinational, have agreed to a new licensing agreement, expanding access to Takeda’s products in certain Mena markets. “At Takeda, we put patients at the centre


DHA launches 2nd phase of electronic record project

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has launched the second phase of its much-anticipated Salama project, which enables access to electronic medical records for patients. The DHA’s IT department has unified about 1.4 million records and more than 112 million transactions have pass


Sustainable City to use 'natural oxidiser' as cleaning solution

The Sustainable City (TSC) in Dubai, UAE has become the world’s first development to introduce ‘Aqueous Ozone’ – a sustainable natural oxidiser that is up to 50 times more effective than common household bleach. This ground-breaking technology has been ado


2016 world’s warmest year on record: report

Last year topped 2015 as the world’s warmest year in 137 years of record keeping, according to the 27th annual State of the Climate report. The US report found that most indicators of climate change continued to follow trends of a warming world, and several, including land


Grohe launches drinking water system for homes

Grohe has launched the Grohe Blue Home, which offers filtered water straight from a stylish kitchen faucet – always cooled to the right temperature and even with a choice of strong, medium and no carbonation. The kit consists of a special faucet and a cooler with integrated


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