AL JALILA CHILDREN’S SPECIALTY HOSPITAL

مستشفى الجليلة التخصصي للأطفال يعيد هيكلة إجراءات عملية تسلسل الجينوم

AL JALILA CHILDREN’S SPECIALTY HOSPITAL TO EXAMINE INTENSIVE CARE GENOME SEQUENCING WORKFLOW Study Follows Agreement with Illumina at Arab Health 2021 AJCSH and University of Balamand Dubai Sign Genetics and Genomics Research & Training MoU Dubai, UAE, 22 June 2021: Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital (AJCSH), the UAE’s first and only hospital dedicated to treating children and adolescents, is to formulate a steering group to study the workflow of genome sequencing in the intensive care setting. The move follows an agreement between the hospital and Illumina Netherlands BV at Arab…

Summit discusses latest regulations and best practices in GCC pharmaceuticals sector

Summit discusses latest regulations and best practices in GCC pharmaceuticals sector

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) Government authorities in the Gulf region and leading healthcare solutions providers came together at the sixth GCC Regulatory Affairs Pharma Summit this week to discuss regulations and best practices relating to drug registration and approvals in the region. The two-day virtual summit supported by the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention was aimed to showcase new developments in the pharmaceuticals sector in GCC as well as their impact on improving patient access to medicines. Over 300 professionals from public health authorities and the pharmaceutical supply…

Dubai Culture issues its Directory of Services 2020-2021

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A step towards enhancing customer experience happiness as a strategic priority. The directory is available in Arabic, English, Urdu, and later in Chinese. It aims to raise performance levels and ensure the continuous improvement of the quality of provided services.  Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) issued its first Directory of Services 2020 – 2021 that includes information about the Authority as well as the services it provides and the steps for customers to obtain them. This came as part of the Dubai Culture’s efforts to meet customer needs…

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE

إجراء أول جراحة من نوعها لاستبدال الركبة الجزئي الجانبي

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE  75 years old Dubai resident Ms. Fatima Benazzouz, successfully underwent Partial Knee Replacement based on the most advanced technique known as the Oxford Procedure at Adam Vital Hospital in Dubai. Unlike the Total Knee Replacement procedure in which all the knee joint surfaces are removed, an Oxford Partial Knee Replacement is performed to only replace damaged tissue and bone in the knee joint with artificial implants called prosthetics, and the rest of the knee remains unharmed and preserved.…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

Launches the Middle East’s first innovative Career Readiness Program involving mentorship from six world-class business experts Added benefits to international students include free COVID-19 vaccinations, option to sponsor family members and preparation to join a global business environment after graduation The Edge combines cutting-edge tools and hands-on mentoring from a team of international experts who use scientific assessment to take students from classroom to boardroom Program available to all newly enrolled first-year students at UOWD at no additional cost The 12-month program requires an investment of only 30 hours and…

confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020

ضبط قطع غيار مزيّفة للسيارات بقيمة 10.5 مليون درهم في عام 2020

Al-Futtaim Toyota and UAE government authorities confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota conducted 21 raids with UAE government authorities, as well as training more than 400 officials across 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota, part of Al-Futtaim Automotive, in collaboration with UAE government authorities and the Economic Development Department, conducted 21 raids for counterfeit parts during 2020. The raids included checks across retail shops in all seven Emirates, demonstrating the Al-Futtaim company’s and the governments continued commitment towards customer safety. The raids resulted in over 300,000 counterfeit…

 Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises expands its UAE footprint with an all-new service facility in Abu Dhabi

افتتاح مركز خدمات جديد في أبوظبي لشركة المشروعات التجارية

The new facility features a unique drive-in reception and lounge concept for optimum customer satisfaction, convenience and transparency Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises – the exclusive distributor of Chrysler, Dodge, and RAM in the UAE, and Jeep in Dubai and Northern Emirates, has announced a relocation of its service operations in Abu Dhabi with the opening of the company’s new Mopar aftersales centre in Mussafah. The new facility will cater to the increasing number of customers in the UAE capital, providing a time-efficient and convenient service experience all the way from the…

Arab Health and Medlab Middle East generated over AED 756 million for the Dubai economy in 2020

آراب هيلث وميدلاب الشرق الأوسط يدعمان اقتصاد دبي

In addition to the direct and indirect spending in the local economy, both shows combined generated over AED 3.7 billion worth of business, a 3.7% increase Y-on-Y Research by Informa Market’s healthcare division has revealed 85% of healthcare trade and non-trade visitors eager to return to live and in-person events Arab Health and Medlab Middle East events will take place from 21-24 June 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre Arab Health and Medlab Middle East, the largest exhibitions for the healthcare and laboratory industry in the MENA region, generated…

Nakheel launches environmental awareness campaign  for communities across Dubai

“نخيل” تطلق حملة توعية بيئية في مجتمعاتها السكنية بدبي

Initiative kicks off 12 March with clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle Nakheel is embarking on a new environmental awareness campaign at its master developments across Dubai, starting with community clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle this weekend (Friday, 12 March). Nakheel Community Management has teamed up with Dubai-based neighbourhood social network Hayi and environmental management company Bee’ah for the initiative, which complements Nakheel’s regular waste management programme and forms part of the company’s ongoing calendar of community events. Residents are invited to join…