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2019 May 21Statistics
Patients satisfaction increases following ‘Visiting Programme’
Sharjah 24 – WAM: The rate of patients satisfied with the treatment received at the Ministry of Health and Prevention's, MoHAP, hospitals after the implementation of the Visiting Consultants Programme exceeded 90 percent, the Ministry revealed.
2019 Apr 19Statistics
Stress, overtime, disease contribute 2.8 m worker deaths per year
Sharjah24 – WAM: Stress, excessively-long working hours and disease, contribute to the deaths of nearly 2.8 million workers every year, while an additional 374 million people get injured or fall ill because of their jobs, the UN labour agency, ILO, said on Thursday.
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2019 Mar 27Statistics
New studies confirm improved survival of extremely preterm babies
Sharjah 24 – AFP: Survival rates of extremely preterm infants have improved by leaps and bounds since the 1980s, with US and Swedish studies published this week providing new data on the trend.
2019 Mar 10Statistics
Americans drinking more gourmet coffee than ever before
Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Americans are consuming more gourmet coffee than ever, but the outlook for future growth may be threatened by increasing economic worries, survey results from the National Coffee Association (NCA) showed on Saturday.
2019 Mar 09Statistics
Mixed emotions in emerging economies on smartphones, social media
Sharjah24 – AFP: A survey in 11 emerging economies showed people in those countries happy to be connected with smartphones and social media, even if they worry about the impact of digital lifestyles on society and on children.
2019 Feb 23Statistics
Countries spends on health, people still paying from own pocket
Sharjah24 – WAM: Spending on health is growing faster than the rest of the global economy, accounting for 10 percent of global gross domestic product, GDP.
2019 Feb 22Statistics
IATA releases 2018 Airline Safety Performance
Sharjah24 – WAM: The International Air Transport Association,IATA, released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing safety improvements over the long term, but an increase in accidents compared to 2017.
2019 Feb 21Statistics
Younger siblings with older brothers more likely to be bullied
Sharjah 24 – Reuters: That younger siblings are most likely to experience bullying within a family, and the eldest is most likely to do the bullying may not come as a surprise to those who grew up in large broods.
2019 Feb 06Statistics
Emerging economies catching up in smartphone adoption
Sharjah24 – AFP: Smartphone use has become the norm in most developed nations, while many emerging economies are showing sharp gains, a global survey showed Tuesday.