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Okadoc becomes largest ‘Series A' fundraiser in health tech sector in Mena

Okadoc becomes largest ‘Series A' fundraiser in health tech sector in Mena

9 days ago   |   TechRadar

Dubai-based healthcare start-up Okadoc has become the largest ‘Series A' fundraiser in the health tech sector in the Middle East and North Africa with a $10m round. A...
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Troubled NMC Health smashed as KKR denies takeover plan

9 days ago   |   Evening Standard

Disappointment for shareholders in Middle East hospital giant comes as questions asked about why British directors failed to see the crisis coming
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Is coronavirus related to swine flu?

Is coronavirus related to swine flu?

28 days ago   |   Metro

Workers step up production of protective masks in Handan, China (Picture: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images) As China's mystery coronavirus continues to spread, with...
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What are the symptoms of Wuhan coronavirus and how can you catch it?

What are the symptoms of Wuhan coronavirus and how can you catch it?

1 month ago   |   Metro

An outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus has already infected more than 200 people Four people have died following an outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus in China. The deadly virus has...
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BridgeHead Software appoints new Senior Director of Sales EMEA

BridgeHead Software appoints new Senior Director of Sales EMEA

1 month ago   |   Roi Investing

Darrell Bailey joins to drive growth across the NHS, private healthcare, occupational health and elite sports markets ASHTEAD, UK - 16 January 2020 - Today, BridgeHead Software...
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'Emotional chaos': What it's really like psychologically for military families when troops are deployed

'Emotional chaos': What it's really like psychologically for military families when troops are deployed

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

The US is sending 3,500 troops to the Middle East, meaning many military families have to part with their loved ones. Deployment brings new obstacles for military spouses, like...
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Sultan Of Oman, The Middle East's Longest-Serving Monarch, Dies Aged 79

1 month ago   |   Huffington Post   |   2 articles

Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said of Oman, the Middle East's longest-serving ruler, has died aged 79. The British-educated leader seized power by overthrowing his father in a 1970...
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Best smartwatch 2020: the top wearable you can buy in the Middle East

Best smartwatch 2020: the top wearable you can buy in the Middle East

1 month ago   |   TechRadar

Today's best smartwatch models can perform a ton of tricks, such as enabling you to search the internet with your voice, track your location with GPS or even monitor your heart...
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MARKET REPORT: NMC Health comes under fresh attack from US hedge fund

MARKET REPORT: NMC Health comes under fresh attack from US hedge fund

1 month ago   |   Daily Mail

The private hospital group, which works mainly in the Middle East, has launched an investigation into its own finances following an attack from a feared short-seller.
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Coal and wet wood to be banned for house fires by 2023

Coal and wet wood to be banned for house fires by 2023

Wood fired stoves have long been a staple in British households, but certain fuels produce particularly harmful pollution Dirty fuels burned in household stoves and open fires... Read more ...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard handed injury boost for Tottenham clash after...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard handed injury boost for Tottenham clash after three ruled out

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has been handed a fitness boost for the clash with Tottenham tomorrow. Read more ...

Coronavirus concerns push Facebook and Sony to skip the year's biggest...

Coronavirus concerns push Facebook and Sony to skip the year's biggest gathering for video game makers

Facebook, the Facebook-owned Oculus, and Sony will no longer attend the 2020 Game Developers Conference due to health and travel concerns caused by the coronavirus... Read more ...

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Enlarge / OKOHAMA, JAPAN - 2020/02/20: Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave on a chartered bus after spending weeks on board in quarantine. Two former... Read more ...

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

Two passengers who were aboard the Diamond Princess during the coronavirus quarantine have died from the disease, a Japanese health ministry official said Thursday. The... Read more ...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time, team news...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time, team news and odds for Europa League clash

COPENHAGEN will host a blistering Celtic side as the Europa League returns from a two month lay-off. Neil Lennon's side will be full of confidence as they travel to Denmark's... Read more ...

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

ECZEMA is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, red, itchy, cracked and rough. The condition can negatively affect one's life. What is the best treatment that can... Read more ...

Scottish care groups fear immigration restrictions will plunge already...

Scottish care groups fear immigration restrictions will plunge already troubled sector into ‘full-blown crisis'

A proposed overhaul of UK immigration will plunge social care in Scotland into a “full-blown crisis”, causing “irreparable damage” that will impact on the lives of thousands of... Read more ...

Manu Tuilagi and Henry Slade winning fitness battle

Manu Tuilagi and Henry Slade winning fitness battle

Centres Manu Tuilagi and Henry Slade are recovering well from injury as England aim to build momentum in their Six Nations title quest. They missed the clash against Scotland... Read more ...

Samia Ghadie health: ‘It's like a daily battle' Star's crippling health issue

Samia Ghadie health: ‘It's like a daily battle' Star's crippling health issue

SAMIA GHADIE is best known for playing the role of Maria Connor in the ITV soap Coronation Street. The character of Maria has been the centre of some major storylines and for... Read more ...