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September, 2018

  • 16 September

    Syria, Brazil discuss bolstering health cooperation

    Damascus, SANA-Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed with a delegation of the Joint Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce the possibilities of enhancing cooperation in providing special kinds of medicines such as medicines …

  • 5 September

    With Syria’s participation, the signing of UHC2030 Global Compact in Oman 

    Muscat, SANA-Syria signed a Universal Health Coverage Global Compact (UHC2030) aiming at demonstrating a high level of commitment to take action to make progress towards universal health coverage by all …

  • 2 September

    60 heath facilities put into service during past week in liberated areas

    Damascus Countryside, SANA- The Ministry of Health has adopted necessary measures to provide medical services for the return of citizens to their homes in areas liberated from terrorism. Assistant Health …

  • 1 September

    High-tech medical equipment granted to Syria by Japanese Government

    Damascus, SANA- Health and Higher Education Ministries on Thursday received from the World Health Organization (WHO) a shipment of high-tech medical equipment provided as a grant by the Japanese Government …

August, 2018

  • 19 August

    14 health centers and a hospital rehabilitated in Ghouta and Qalamoun, health official says

    Damascus countryside, SANA-Director of Damascus countryside Health Directorate Yassin Naanous announced that 14 health centers and hospitals have been rehabilitated in Eastern Ghouta and eastern Qalamoun regions. In statements to …

  • 16 August

    SARC receives mobile hospital and two ambulances from China

    Damascus, SANA-The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) received on Thursday a mobile hospital and two ambulances provided by the Red Cross Society of China. The hospital, which is the first …

  • 12 August

    Project to provide 50 smart artificial limbs for children

    Damascus, SANA – The Step Association for artificial limbs is preparing to launch a new project on the provision of 50 smart artificial upper limbs for children. Chairman of the …

  • 4 August

    Assistant Health Minister: Locally-made cancer medicines to be available within three months

    Damascus, SANA- Assistant Minister of Health for Pharmaceutical Affairs Dr. Habib Aboud expected that locally-made cancer medicines will be available within three months. Speaking to SANA, Aboud said that there …

July, 2018

  • 24 July

    Syrian-Russian workshop at al-Baath University on manufacturing smart artificial limbs

    Homs, SANA- A joint Syrian-Russian workshop on manufacturing smart artificial limbs was held at al-Bassel Stadium in the Faculty of Civil Engineering at al-Baath University in Homs on Tuesday. The …

  • 24 July

    Syrian students invent mechanical correction device for rib cage abnormalities

    Lattakia, SANA-Two students from the Faculty of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at Tishreen University invented a mechanical correction device for rib cage abnormalities. The project was developed by the students …