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Seven Emirates, One Nation

The United Arab Emirates turns 45 on December 2nd By Arfa Shahid and Leila Hatoum In early February 1968, Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum and Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late rulers of Dubai and Abu Dhabi respectively, agreed to establish a union between their emirates. The idea had been debated long before 1968, and

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The Rise of Medical Tourism

Emerging markets are new frontiers for patients By Dr. Raza Siddiqui The changing dynamics in medical tourism is shifting focus from traditional destinations to new age leaders that are excelling at their specialties. For years, Switzerland has been the hub of medical tourism. Patients, particularly the affluent class traveled thousands of miles for treatment, preferring

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