Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Health

Saudi: More Than 20,000 Expats Died Last Year

As many as 72,533 Saudis and expatriates died and were buried in the Kingdom during 2017, Al-Watan Arabic daily said on Tuesday quoting figures...

Bahrain: Second ‘Hottest July’ Ever Experienced

The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications’ Meteorological Directorate in its monthly weather summary said the month of July 2018 goes on record as the...

Bahrain: New Health Insurance Law Imposes New Fees

The Government of Bahrain has issued a new law (Bahrain Law No. 23 of 2018) that will make it compulsory for health insurance coverage...

Bahrain: 1 million tonnes of waste disposed in 6 months

The Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning disposed of around 1 million tonnes of waste in 6 months, up from 885,000 tonnes...

Bahrain: Central Market revamp on good track for completion

The revamping of the Muharraq Central Market is nearing completion, said Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf. Work is progressing...

Saudi: Nearly 6,000 doctors are jobless in the kingdom

Nearly 6,000 Saudi doctors including 94 post graduates are jobless, according to statistics released by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS). The number of...

Declutter your home, declutter your life

Vicky Silverthorn, known as the queen of decluttering, says a tidy house can help calm the mind Summer is the perfect time to have a...

Saudi: Vehicles collide due to sandstorm; 3 killed, 18 injured

Three people were killed and 18 others injured after several vehicles collided on a road in Madinah, a rescue official has said. The accident took...

UAE: Man starves wife for 4 days, breaks her fingers when...

A woman in Ajman, beaten by her husband and starved for four days, filed for divorce. The victim had been in her home country but was...

Saudi: First smart pharmacy run by a Robot launched

The Kingdom’s first smart pharmacy operated by a robot was launched at King Fahd Specialist Hospital on Thursday. It is hoped that the smart pharmacy...

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