Healthcare & Education

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Posted: 28-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Rising health care costs, coupled with the current state of the economy, have prompted many consumers across the globe to delay care, alter household spending and worry about their ability to pay for future health care costs according to the 4th annual Deloitte Center for Health Solutions “2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers.” “We have been examining consumers’ interactions with the health care system since 2008. A new trend has emerged this year suggesting that economic uncertainty has clearly altered spending habits with many consumers reporting an impact
Posted: May 12, 2016
UAE. Introduces innovative AMIN21k "dietary liposuction" treatment protocol that induces fat loss through oral amino acid based products.
Posted: May 10, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Technology partner aims to be a global manufacturer of satellite equipment.
Posted: May 9, 2016
UAE. Saudi Arabia was the only active IPO market in Q1 2016 with one offering in March; the total value raised in Q1 2016 was 2.5 times higher than compared to the same period in the prior year.
Posted: May 4, 2016
UAE. First ever ACCA Middle East Educators' Conference took place in Dubai; The way ahead points to innovative approaches to learning, creating professional accountants with 21st century skills.
Posted: May 3, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Largest hub in the region for Engineering Drafting Services, IT and Business Process Services (BPS); Project expected to create 21,000 jobs for Saudi women within 10 years.
Posted: May 2, 2016
QATAR. The government intends to support the private sector in a comprehensive manner by allowing private sector insurance companies to provide healthcare insurance cover for everyone.
Posted: May 2, 2016
UAE. Research has shown that companies that don't train are two and a half times more likely to have a substantial business downturn than those that do.
Posted: April 29, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. SAGIA announced in early 2016 their plan to focus on priority sectors identified as having a direct impact on economic and human development, including healthcare.
Posted: April 28, 2016
OMAN. With two Autoclave lines for medical waste treatment having a capacity of 150 kg/hr and 200 kg/hr, the daily treatment capacity is expected to double.
Posted: April 26, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Stanford University study demonstrates effectiveness of light therapy in helping long-haul travellers to readjust their circadian rhythms.
Posted: April 21, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. According to a new market report by Transparency Market Research, the market is projected to expand at a high CAGR of 16.4 % from 2015 to 2023.
Posted: April 13, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The aim of the Summit, held from 2-3 May 2016, is to help healthcare professionals reduce errors, increase precision and improve outcomes through novel approaches to treatment and intervention.
Posted: April 12, 2016
UAE. Unitech Pharma's conference brings together entrepreneurs, health-care professionals and regulatory government authorities to explore manufacturing of injectable medicine in the UAE.
Posted: March 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. ERI Scientific Beta warns against simplistic explanations of smart beta performance in a new research paper.
Posted: March 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. No long before doctors strat prescribing video games? Virtual reality games are already showing promise in tackling acute pain, seemingly by simply helping us focus on other things.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 29, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Iran received its first delivery of Russian-made S-300 air defense systems in May; Satellite imagery shows intensive construction underway at an air base near Tehran to accommodate the systems.
date:Posted: July 28, 2016
LIBYA. Libyan strategic projects set to soar after Libyan Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) appoints PwC as its strategic advisor.
date:Posted: July 28, 2016
BAHRAIN. "The move will also improve investor confidence and make Bahrain an attractive place to work and live in."
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
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