Hashem welcomes 100% hike in expatriate maternity charges

Fadhl: No govt plan for taxes - Tabtabaei warns MoI after police officer insulted KUWAIT: MP Safa Al-Hashem yesterday...

Health Minister increases hospital fee for expats

KUWAIT: Health Minister Sheikh Dr Bassel Al-Sabah gave orders today to increase public hospital fees for expatriates...

KD 130 health insurance fees eyed from 2020

KUWAIT: The health ministry and the Health Assurance Hospitals Company (Dhaman) have started coordinating to prepare a work plan to implement new...

Bangladesh ‘Tree Man’ returns to hospital as condition worsens

‘I made a mistake by leaving the hospital. I now I understand I should have stayed and continued the treatment here’...

MoH recruiting Indian doctors

KUWAIT: Health Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Technical Affairs Dr Abdelrahman Al-Mutairi said Indian doctors are being recruited to work in specialized ministry...

Kuwait bids farewell to former health minister Dr Abdulrahman Al-Awadhi

Kuwait witnessed comprehensive health renaissance during his tenure KUWAIT: Kuwait yesterday lost the Former Health Minister, Minister of Planning...

Number of people taking HIV tests rising in Kuwait

KUWAIT: The health ministry's assistant undersecretary for general health and the head of the national committee to fight AIDS Dr Majeda Al-Qattan...

Health insurance online only

KUWAIT: The interior ministry's PR and security media department said as part of the ministry's efforts to automate services provided to...

Diabetologist says Glucophage safe to use despite warnings

KUWAIT: Endocrinologist, diabetologist and head of Kuwait Diabetes Society Dr Waleed Al-Dhahi refuted recent warnings against using the diabetes drug metformin, denying...

Plastics remain the major source of ocean pollution

THE HAGUE: Plastic that is dumped in rivers and then ends up in the world’s oceans is one of the major sources of marine...

Chinese medicine center ready in 3 months

KUWAIT: Members of the Chinese delegation pose for a group photo with Kuwaiti officials KUWAIT: Director of the...

KMA warns of doctors’ migration

KUWAIT: Head of Kuwait Medical Association Dr Ahmad Thuwaini Al-Enezi warned against the migration of Kuwaiti and expat doctors from public hospitals...

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