Tuesday 17 September 2019

Grandis signs up ELM as main contractor for UAE hospital project

Abu Dhabi-based Emirates Link Maltauro (ELM) has been awarded the main construction contract for the Barraquer-UAE Eye Hospital by Grandis Investment Company, the investment firm behind the project. The Barraquer Ophthalmology Center, headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, is one of


Tadweer opens unit to monitor Abu Dhabi's waste collection

Abu Dhabi Waste Management Center (Tadweer) has opened a new control centre that will act as a central point for controlling and monitoring the performance of private environmental service providers tasked with the collection and transportation of waste in the emirate, as well as to electronica


Mena health insurance providers focused on increasing affordability

Affordability and value-based pricing are driving innovative payment schemes in the regional healthcare insurance sector, as governments in Mena introduce mandatory insurance policies targeting better healthcare systems and improved funding from the private sector. Earlier this y


Seha steps up epilepsy care in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain

Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha) is actively advancing patient care in neurology and providing the best possible outcomes epilepsy diagnosis and treatment in adults and children. As the fourth most common neurological illness, since 2017, more than 11,700 patients have re


Focus on nutrition could save 3.7m lives by 2025: WHO

The right investment in nutrition could save 3.7 million lives by 2025, said the World Health Organization (WHO) in a new report, adding that health services must integrate a stronger focus on ensuring optimum nutrition. “In order to provide quality health services and achi


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