$81m Bahrain hospital work to start next year
Manama, August 29, 2014
The construction of a new state-of-the-art public hospital in Muharraq is set to start next year as part of GCC Marshall Plan.
The BD31 million ($81.7 million) three-in-one complex will include a maternity section, a diabetes centre and a long stay facility, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
The Health Ministry has allocated BD16 million to build the Muharraq maternity hospital which will accommodate 200 beds and operation theatres, in addition to care services for premature children, assistant under-secretary Dr Waleed Al Manea told our sister paper Akhbar Al Khaleej.
He said the maternity section at King Hamad University Hospital will continue to provide such services until construction work on the Muharraq maternity hospital is completed. - TradeArabia News Service