Friday, April 26, 2019

Health & Education

Expat Life in GCC, Accident rates and fatalities, Qualification of Employees in Job Sector in GCC, Healthy Lifestyle, Climate Updates and Implementation of Road Safety Measures.

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...

Raped and tortured in a Dubai prison

Scotland Yard is investigating claims by an ex-football boss that he was raped and tortured in a United Arab Emirates jail after the authorities...

Arab PhD student submits thesis declaring the earth is flat

Last week, a huge scandal rocked the Arab scientific and educational world: a PhD student submitted a thesis declaring Earth to be flat, and...

Feel good: UAE restaurant serves free biryani to workers

As part of the Year of Giving announced by the UAE government, the Terrace Restaurant chain is serving dum biryani, along with juice or...

“Heaviest woman” admitted to UAE hospital for treatment

An Egyptian woman who was believed to have been the world's heaviest has been admitted to a hospital in Abu Dhabi to receive further...

The first International Conference on Sustainable Futures

The Kingdom is set to host the First International Conference on Sustainable Futures (ICSF). Applied Science University (ASU) will organize the event on November 26-27,...

Oman: Health Insurance To Be Mandatory Next Year

Compulsory national health insurance could be in place by early next year, according to the head of the Oman Medical Association.The national insurance system...

More Than 60% Of Insured Population In Oman Overweight

A lack of physical activity, poor diet, and bad lifestyle choices are to blame for 62%of the insured population being overweight, according to a...

American Pilot Killed, Saudi Trainee injured In Helicopter Crash

An American pilot working with Saudi Arabia's National Guard was killed and his Saudi student trainee injured when their helicopter crashed in Riyadh on...

UAE: Burj Khalifa To Go Dark For An Hour Today

Burj Khalifa will switch off their lights in solidarity for the planet, to raise the awareness about the importance of nature and to encourage individuals,...
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