The UAE holds a special position in regional and international medical tourism space.
Global medical research as bolstered by the UAE has been further boosted with the launching of an initiative which has so far received almost Dhs8 million from 26 donors and whereby individuals from other parts of the world as well may donate.
Forty beds will be allocated to cases from contributing charities, which will be treated for free.
The Pakistani-Emirati Military Hospital in Rawalpindi stands as a shining example of the UAE’s humanitarian and developmental initiatives to combat pandemics and natural calamities.
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