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SPECIAL REPORT: New Visa Laws in the UAE

Big changes in the United Arab Emirates’ visa system have been introduced, and they’re great news for medics moving to the country. What’s Happened? In an attempt to attract more of the world’s top specialists, a new ten year visa...

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5 Things to Know About Canada

Canada has always been attractive destination for people seeking a fresh start overseas. The country is naturally beautiful, notoriously friendly and home to plenty of opportunities for well trained medical professionals. Here are five quick things to know about living...

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NEW REPORT: 6 Ways to Improve Healthcare in the GCC

A new white paper has identified six areas within the Gulf’s healthcare sector that need to be improved. Published this week by Bahrain based ‘Investcorp’, the report studies the healthcare sector in each Gulf Cooperation Country (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the...

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5 Reasons to Leave the NHS for Australia

Australia has long been considered one of the most attractive destinations for expats seeking a move from the United Kingdom, and in 2018 it’s no different. We’ve taken a quick look at five reasons to move to the country from...

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Demand for Healthcare Soaring in UAE

Industry insiders have claimed that the demand for healthcare services in the United Arab Emirates will rise exponentially in the coming years. According to the Dubai Health Authority, the demand for hospitals beds will increase dramatically as a result of...

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Melanoma Named Australia's 'National Cancer'

Melanoma has been named Australia’s ‘national cancer’, as the scale of the condition is highlighted nationwide. Worryingly statistics published by Australia's National Cancer Council have shown that two out of three Aussies will be diagnosed with skin cancer during their...

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Free Healthcare for Expats in the UAE

A new agreement between the UAE’s Ministry of Health and pharmaceutical giants Novartis will give thousands of expats free healthcare. Open to those with low levels of health insurance, or no coverage at all, the move will see patients given...

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Mental Illness Rates in Children Soaring in Australia

The number of young people visiting Emergency Departments with mental health issues in Australia has rocketed it’s been revealed. According to a study published last week by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, there was a 46% increase in the number...

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Saudi Arabia Hits Exercise Target

Saudi Arabian’s are starting to fight back against unhealthy lifestyles. According to research carried out during the first three months of this year almost a quarter of people are now exercising at least once a week, a huge rise from...

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5 Things to Know about Ramadan in the Gulf

Across the world Muslims are preparing to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan, and this will have a particular impact on anyone living and working throughout the Gulf region. Whether your preparing to spend your first Ramadan in Saudi Arabia,...

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