World’s largest underwater park opens in Bahrain

Bahrain on Sep 9, 2019

Aiming to boost tourism further, Dive Bahrain, the world’s largest underwater theme park, has officially opened. The new theme park was inaugurated by Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani, the minister of industry, commerce and tourism in the country.

The initial phase of the project was completed recently by submerging a 70-m long Boeing 747, 20-22 metres below the water North of Bahrain, to become the first attraction of the 100,000-squre-metre theme park area.

Prior to the official opening, the dive park was also inspected by a group of diving professionals from registered dive centres, who were able to ensure all safety requirements are fully met to guarantee a safe diving experience and environment necessary for the public. Read more

Eid El-Adha – the most important Muslim holiday

Yemenis buy sweets and nuts at a market in the capital Sanaa on August 8, 2019, as Muslims prepare to celebrate Eid al-Adha.

Eid El-Adha, or Feast of the Sacrifice, is considered the most important Muslim holiday – for this reason it is also called Eid El-Kubra (The Greatest Feast).

In lunar Muslim calendar, the holiday falls on the 10th day of the month El-Hijjah and it’s one of the main points of the Hajj (the pilgrimage to Mekkah )

The holiday commemorates the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice to God his own son, Ismail. Before it happened though, God granted Ibrahim with two sheep that were killed instead of Ismail.

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Dubai Healthcare City opens medical licencing to new regions

DUBAI, 28th July, 2019 (WAM) — Doctors and dentists from countries in South America, Eastern Europe, and West Africa, among others, can now apply for a licence to practice in the Dubai Healthcare City, DHCC, in accordance with new guidelines announced by the free zone’s regulator, Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulatory.

This year, ten new countries and regions, including Colombia, Cyprus, Estonia, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Slovenia, West Africa and the West Indies, have been added to the DHCC’s licencing framework. With these new jurisdictions, the DHCC now recognises the qualifications of healthcare professionals from more than 100 countries.

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Abu Dhabi and Dubai ranked among the safest cities in the world

Abu Dhabi has been ranked first place for the third year running…

As if we didn’t know already, the United Arab Emirates is one of the safest places to live. And it’s been proven, in a new study conducted by global research website, Numbeo.

The annual study has already placed Abu Dhabi in the top spot for Safest City in the World twice, and its yet to be beat. Dubai is also in the top ten safest cities, moving up from 11th last year, to 6th in 2019.

 

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Dubai hosts Excellence in Oncology Care Conference this October

The Excellence in Oncology Care Conference and Exhibition – EIOC, dedicated to the latest scientific and technology advances in Oncology Care is set to take place from the 17th to the 19th of October, 2019 at the Intercontinental Festival City in Dubai.

The 3-day Oncology Care gathering running under the theme ‘Strike out the Word Cancer’ brings together leading multidisciplinary specialists and Oncology experts from the UAE and across the world, to discuss the latest international practices and explore new scientific breakthroughs in Oncology Care..

EIOC Conference and Exhibition is being organized by INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions.
The emirate has been listed among the world’s top cities for high monthly salary and disposable income in the Deutsche Bank’s Mapping the World’s Prices 2019 survey.

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Medical Licensing and Registration system in the GULF (Kuwait)

Every country is different in rules and regulations and it is essential that you understand the licensing procedures followed in each country for the smooth functioning of the respective health care sector.Licensing applies for those who wish to work as physicians, dentists, nurses, midwives, allied health in private and government sectors.

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Moving to Gulf – Etiquette in the Gulf

Knowing the proper business etiquette of your potential client or partner’s country is the key to success of your business transaction. Within the Arab world, practicing the proper Arabian business etiquette is paramount, as these countries.
Knowing the proper business etiquette of your potential client or partner’s country is the key to success of your business transaction. Within the Arab world, practicing the proper Arabian business etiquette is paramount, as these countries value order, rules and tradition.

 

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Moving to Gulf – Bahrain

With its strategic location in the Northern Persian Gulf, a good infrastructure and a highly educated and skilled workforce, Bahrain has a successful history of business in the region.

The government has devised several strategies to make investing and working in Bahrain attractive to foreigners. Not only does it offer a liberal business environment and low operational costs to those working in Bahrain, but it also vies for 1st place in the Middle East in terms of quality of life.

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