Friday, September 21, 2018

Health & Education

Kuwait court rejects case to cancel new Expat health fees

Manama: A lawsuit filed in Kuwait to overturn the health ministry’s decision to hike healthcare fees for foreigners has been rejected by the administrative department...

UAE: medicines and injections recalled for safety reasons

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has withdrawn a medical device and one batch of pharmaceutical products. The Ministry issued a circular to...

UAE: Park and pray fines

Drivers in the United Arab Emirates have been told that they face fines if they park at the roadside to pray. With mosques and petrol...

Saudi-funded SR100m epilepsy hospital opens in Colombo today

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will open a 242-bed epilepsy hospital, which is fully funded by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD), in Colombo...

UAE: Some parents prefer to home school as it saves 50-75%...

"School fees nowadays make no sense," A. Alshaqra said, mum to a 13-year-old and 10-year-old. "I chose an online curriculum that is considered costly...

Rising suicide cases in the UAE tied to job frustration

Dr. Sam Omara, counselor at the Ugandan Embassy in Abu Dhabi said many of the suicide cases result from frustrations that lead to depression....

Comatose Filipino in Dubai awaits repatriation

Nobody wants to meet Alicia delos R., not even her son, as she blinks and shuts her eyes in a city hospital with the...

Why the UAE is attractive to foreign students

The UAE outranks Singapore, Switzerland, China and South Korea as a preferred study destination, new research suggests. The market research was conducted as partnership between...

UAE issues warning against traveling to Madagascar

The Ministry of Health and Prevention has recently issued a warning to UAE nationals and residents about traveling to Madagascar, following the country's report...

Dubai areas where school fees are lowest

Deira, which hosts 18 schools, is considered to be the lowest priced area in relation to school costs, averaging Dh169,345 (for all year groups),...
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