Events

Forum to focus on fighting epidemic diseases

More than 200 global health leaders will come in Abu Dhabi on November 15 for the “Reaching the Last Mile — Mobilising Together to Eliminate Infectious Disease” forum. The event will be held under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Wam reported. The conference, which is an international health forum focused on eliminating and eradicating preventable deadly diseases that hinder the…

Consumer-driven healthcare system

Zürich and Geneva have each been ranked top cities in the world in terms of quality of life, with the former ranked second globally, according to Mercer. Switzerland is a landlocked country geogra- Sphically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning an area of 41,285 km2. While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately eight million people is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities are to…