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16 January 2019

In New South Wales, Australia, measles and rabies alerts have been issued.

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16 January 2019

Zurich UK has extended its partnership with BAE Systems.

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16 January 2019

Edgbaston Medical Quarter in Birmingham, UK, has launched a patient pathway to provide a door-to-door service to international private patients for complex healthcare treatments, including treatments in oncology, orthopaedics, trauma, diabetes, rehabilitation, fertility and mental health.

Map of the US
16 January 2019

Trov, an insurtech firm specialising in on-demand insurance coverage, has expanded its offering to include four additional US states.

Kenya flag
16 January 2019

A suspected terrorist attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya, yesterday resulted in the deaths of 24 people, at least two of whom have been confirmed as foreign tourists.

Dr Emma France
15 January 2019

In the UK, a University of Stirling-led study has developed new research guidance that could lead to improved patient care and outcomes.

Ebola quarantine tape
15 January 2019

It’s a new year, but the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo rages on and is now in its sixth month.

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15 January 2019

A drone expert has warned that most of the world’s airports and leading destinations remain dangerously vulnerable to ‘criminal or rogue mayhem’ driven by the ever-evolving UAV market.

Digital businesspeople making agreements.
15 January 2019

Singapore-based insurtech startup PAL Network has signed two memorandum of understanding agreements with Allianz Malaysia and Toyota Tsusho.

14 January 2019

Health City Cayman has expanded its intensive care unit capabilities, now operating a Level 3 trauma centre. This follows the commissioning of its newly expanded Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) in early December 2018.