The agenda of the meeting includes topics: the health file in the smart card, medicines, devices and medical supplies exempt from VAT, follow-up of the work plan of the Excellencies, Health Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council states, and coordination and standardization of the positions of the Gulf Cooperation Council states in international blocs in the health field. more >
The Ministry of Health (MOH), represented by the Department of Environmental & Occupational Health organized today Wednesday Medical Disability Assessment workshop under the patronage of H.E. Abdullah bin Salim Al-Salmi, Executive President of Capital Market Authority (CMA) in the presence of H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Saif Al-Hosni, MOH Undersecretary for Health Affairs. more >
Celebrated for the past 71 years, the World Health Day is held on April 7 each year to commemorate the founding of the World Health Organization. World Health Day is one of the eight global health campaigns celebrated by the World Health Organization. The day is celebrated by all member countries of the World Health Organization, with international, regional and local events held at different levels.
Every year, World Health Day raises awareness and brings attention to a different global health concern. This year, the focus of World Health Day is Universal Health Coverage. The day is of vital importance as it presents an opportunity for people and organizations throughout the world to make a contributing impact on the issue of global health. This year’s World Health Day tagline is:
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