Dubai announces new health insurance scheme for faster claim approvals, reduced costs

Dubai’s health insurance regulator has launched a first-of-its-kind value-based healthcare model. Called Ejadah, the model is expected to enhance preventive care by focussing on value rather than volume. The Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA’s) Health Insurance Corporation said the healthcare model will pay for performance and outcomes “that matter to patients”. It will also provide healthcare …

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How football is helping Yemenis deal with the ongoing war | Soccer

Amid Yemen’s brutal conflict that has claimed the lives of more than 370,000 people, Yemenis have turned to their longstanding love of football to help them cope with the devastation, violence and humanitarian crisis plaguing their country haunt. Through unofficial soccer tournaments held in various villages and towns, Yemeni boys and men come together to …

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Bitcoin is crashing, but don’t rule out crypto just yet, says Intuit

People all over the world have been checking their cryptocurrency balances through cracks in their hands. Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase recently laid off 18% of its workforce (1,100 jobs) as Bitcoin hits lows not seen since December 2020. According to CNN, Bitcoin has lost two-thirds of its value since its all-time high of $69,000 in November …

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Canada withdraws football friendly with Iran | football news

Tehran, Iran – Canada’s men’s national soccer team has pulled out of a soccer game with Iran scheduled for June 5 after pressure from the Canadian government and the families of a passenger plane over Tehran in January 2020. Canada Soccer, the soccer association that organized the June 5 World Cup pre-season game, said Thursday …

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