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The Abu Dhabi-based NMC Group, headed by Dr BR Shetty, has offered jobs to the 46 Indian nurses who returned from Iraq after agonising war-related experiences. The female nurses who were working in war-torn Iraq and ‘captured’ by the fighting rebels,
A leading UAE-based Indian businessman has stepped in to help the 46 Indian nurses who reached their home safely after being stranded in the rebel-held city of Mosul in Iraq. “I am offering them work in a very safe place,” said Dr B. R. Shetty, founding partner and chief executive officer of NMC Healthcare Group.
NMC Healthcare brings round-the-clock care to 200,000 residents with new multi-speciality hospital in Dubai Investments Park
The opening of the NMC multi-specialty hospital within Dubai Investments Park is a significant boost to our development and reaffirms our commitment to offer the best healthcare facilities to our residents and employees in DIP. NMC has made a mark with its holistic, modern and high-quality approach to healthcare services, and we are happy to welcome the group in line with our envisioned goal to become a self-contained city within a city,” said Mr. Khalid Bin Kalban, Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Investments PJSC.
Dr Shetty’s principal investment portfolio includes significant holdings in nmc Health plc, UAE Exchange and Neopharma, as well as investments in hospitality, food and beverage businesses. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of nmc Health plc, the UAE’s largest private sector healthcare provider, which is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is part of the FTSE-250 index.
Dr. B R Shetty – Founder & Chief Executive Officer of the Abu Dhabi based NMC Healthcare and Managing Director & CEO of UAE Exchange. He was presented with Frost & Sullivan – Lifetime Achievement Award of the Year 2013 on Monday, June 23, 2014 by Mr. Shashidhar Y S, Managing Director – India, Middle East & North Africa at Frost & Sullivan International and Mr Sandeep Sinha, Vice President – Middle East, North Africa and South Asia, Healthcare & Life Sciences at Frost & Sullivan.
Neopharma has entered into a partnership with global pharma giant – Pfizer to locally manufacture selected pharmaceutical products in the UAE, in an effort to meet the unmet needs of patients in the region.
The overall results, revealed that residents have a low emotional wellbeing, depicting a high amount of stress in everyday life.
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A feature article posted in the Forbes Asia edition, on November 18, 2013.
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