Health Ministry offers investment opportunities in health sector

Yemen News Agency SABA
Health Ministry offers investment opportunities in health sector
[26/ May/2023]
SANA'A May 26. 2023 (Saba) - The provision of health services in all its fields is no longer confined to the government sector only, but the private sector has become an active participant in it.

Investment in the health sector is considered one of the most important pillars of the national economy in many countries of the world, especially with the increasing population growth, and the accompanying continuous increase in spending on health services.

The investment opportunities include projects to equip the Center for Cardiac Diseases , Surgery and Cardiac Catheterization at a cost of three million, 487 thousand and 680 dollars.

Equipping the Center for Diseases and Surgery of the Digestive System and Liver Transplant at a cost of three million dollars, and equipping the Center for Kidney Transplantation and Urology at a cost of two million, 869 thousand and 825 dollars.

Equipping the neurosurgery center at a cost of two million dollars, equipping the center for orthopedic surgery and joint transplantation at a cost of one million 362 thousand and 715 dollars, and equipping the pediatric surgery center at a cost of 671 thousand and 650 dollars.

Public Health and Population Ministry held several meetings with investors and the leadership of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Amanat Al-Asimah in the framework of strengthening cooperation between the Ministry and the private sector and adopting such effective investment projects to advance the health sector, improve services provided to citizens and limit travel for treatment abroad.

Minister of Health, Dr. Taha Al-Mutawakel, affirmed the ministry's keenness to integrate with the private sector and open a new door to achieving economic and investment development in the country.

He pointed out that health ministry has completed the matrix of investment projects offered to the private sector in various investment formats, in accordance with the latest international practices.

In turn, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the Municipality, Hassan Al-Kabous, affirmed the private sector's readiness to invest in the proposed investment map projects, expressing the private sector's welcome to invest in the pharmaceutical and medical field of all kinds.

While a number of investors expressed their hope that the Ministry of Health and the relevant authorities would take the initiative to study the obstacles facing investors in the health sector, work to overcome them, facilitate procedures, provide incentives and facilities.

And they considered offering seven opportunities for health projects to invest in as evidence that there is a vision, will and determination by the leadership of the Ministry of Health to improve the health situation and find opportunities that touch the concerns and aspirations of patients to limit travel for treatment abroad.

Al-Mutawakel has achieved many achievements, whether in infrastructure, rehabilitation of hospitals, improvement of medical services, or in combating epidemics and diseases, rehabilitation, training, provision of medical devices, equipment, the opening of many hospitals and health centers that were closed.


resource : SABA