Category Archives: Health & Safety

G20 finance and health ministers affirm the urgent collective priority to alleviate COVID-19 health, social and economic impacts

RIYADH: G20 finance and health ministers affirmed the urgent collective priority to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic and alleviate its health, social and economic impacts.

”We will continue to use all available policy tools to safeguard people’s lives, jobs and incomes, …

FIVB announces cancellation of Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic

LAUSANNE, Switzerland: The FIVB, the governing body responsible for all forms of Volleyball on a global level, has announced the cancellation of the FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 following the decision of the FIVB Board of Administration.

In light …

Mubadala Healthcare, DoH offer remote care for patients with chronic illnesses

ABU DHABI, Mubadala Healthcare providers have collaborated to develop a sustainable remote healthcare programme for patients with chronic illnesses who are aged 60 and above.

It has been estimated that there are over 12,000 elderly patients across the emirate of …

DHA conducts over 6.7 million lab tests conducted in 2019

DUBAI, More than 6.7 million laboratory tests were conducted by the Dubai Health Authority’s, DHA, Pathology and Genetics Department in 2019.

Out of the 6,696,885 tests conducted last year, 2,666,805 were visa screening tests, 61,736 were pre-marital tests and 9,499 …

Health ministry conducts further 86,879 COVID-19 tests, uncovers 674 new cases in 24 hours, 654 recoveries, two deaths

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, on Tuesday, said it carried out over 86,879 additional COVID-19 tests in the country over the last 24 hours, using the latest testing methods.

The Ministry said in a statement that …