Saudi Arabia's King Salman has relieved Health Minister Ahmed Al Khatib of his post, removing a second minister handling social welfare issues in the space of a month as he reshapes the cabinet soon after coming to the throne.
Saudi Arabia has notified the World Health Organisation (WHO) of four new laboratory-confirmed cases with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), said a report.
Of these, two are from Riyadh region - a 38-ye
Saudi Arabian King Abdullah on Monday removed Health Minister Abdullah Al-Rabeeah from his post, state television announced.
His duties will be taken over by Labour Minister Adel Fakieh, the TV channel said, citing the king's
A state-of-the-art Genetic Blood Diseases Centre is set to open in Bahrain on January 16, said Health Minister Sadiq Al Shehabi.
The medical milestone cost BD4.7 million ($12.4 million) for construction and BD 1.25 million for equ
Bahrain has announced plans to cut the mortality rate of people suffering from diabetes and cardiovascular diseases by 25 per cent, said a senior government official.
Health Minister Sadiq Al Shehabi said the initiative by Nationa
Kuwait's Health Minister Massouma Al Mubarak has tendered her resignation after two patients were killed in a hospital fire recently, the Kuna news agency reported.
The Amir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, will decide whether to accept o