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...

Kuwait secures deal with GAVI on COVID vaccine

KUWAIT: Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah told local daily Al-Jarida that an agreement had been made...

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’...

The global spread of the coronavirus: Where is it?

DOHA: Travelers coming from Asia walk past scanners for temperature screening upon their arrival at Doha International airport in the Qatari...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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