Dating united arab emirates 2016
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced in June 2016, that all Dubai residents should be covered by health insurance and this will be tied to the renewal and issuance of their UAE residence visas.The UAE government wants to boost the number of medical tourists coming to the UAE in order to establish Dubai as a center of healthcare excellence in the region.If the exporter company/manufacturer has no legal presence in the UAE, it will have to appoint a local representative to act on its behalf to register the devices.The local representative must be appointed by written contract stating the appointment of the local authorized representative by the company.
The UAE Government is liberalizing policies to attract foreign investments to improve the healthcare standard and boost the healthcare industry.
These types of partnerships are emblematic of the government’s efforts to privatize the public healthcare sector in the country.
Definition: Any product, including accessories, used in healthcare for diagnosis, prevention, monitoring or treatment of illness or handicap excluding drugs.
There is an expectation for this figure to reach .4 billion (AED 53 billion) in 2019, a 5.4 percent y-o-y increase.
The forecast on spending is to rise to .3 billion (AED 67.2 billion) by 2023, which translates to a local currency and US dollar compound annual growth rate of six percent.
As one of the most economically developed and diversified markets in the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has a strong healthcare infrastructure.