Saudi inks $960m healthcare contracts
Riyadh, January 27, 2014
The Saudi government has signed healthcare projects worth over SR3.6 billion ($960 million) as part of its efforts to boost the quality of medical facilities and services being provided to its citizens at its hospitals.
These projects will cover all the medical facilities under the Ministry of Health across the Kingdom, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said.
Minister of Health Dr Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Rabiah signed the contracts on the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to help improve the quality of health services and for extending the reach of its health care facilities to all the citizens, it stated.