Dubai

Doctors perform Dubai’s first organ transplant

A team of doctors have performed the first ever organ transplant in Dubai in order to save a young Emirati mother, who received a kidney from a deceased donor from Saudi Arabia.

Expo 2020 Dubai ties up with DP World

The organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai have announced a partnership with DP World, which runs 77 terminals globally including Jebel Ali Port that is located just 10 km from the expo site.

Surgeons perform rare vein surgery to save woman in Dubai

A team of surgeons have conducted a rare laparoscopy for the removal of a swollen umbilical vein in order to save a woman in Dubai.

The surgery is one of the only 15 surgeries conducted globally by Dr Wadah Shaker, general surgeon at Prime Hospital, Dubai. The surgery, which was conducted two months ago, saved the life of 30-year-old Russian, KseniaKhorashaeva. Khorashaeva is a resident of Dubai and had a risk of rupture of the vein if the surgery was not carried out, according to Dr Shaker.

Creator says La Perle aqua show will breakeven in five years

The creator and mastermind behind a new water show coming to Dubai in December, La Perle in Al Habtoor City, has said that the show will break even in five years

The world-renowned artistic director and creator, Franco Dragone said that the water show, which costs at least $120 million, will pay for itself in five years. La Perle is expended to showcase Dubai's transformation and its status as a "crossroads of civilisation" in the Middle East, according to Dragone.

UAE working on digitisation of healthcare

The authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are actively working on its smart city initiatives including digitisation of medicines and hospital practices across the region.

Dubai tenants will be able to sublet their homes form May

According to new set of rules by the authorities, the tenants living in the city of Dubai will be allowed to sub-lease their accommodation from the month of May 2016.

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