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Dubai healthcare sector to grow further

News   •   Jun 03, 2014 09:33 GMT

GULF NEWS.COM:The Dubai healthcare sector continues to grow, primarily due to rising demand from the population, urbanisation, and a fluctuating lifestyle that contributes to an increase in chronic diseases, according to Mansoor Ahmed, regional director at Colliers International for Healthcare, Education and PPP.Hospital bed occupancy stood at around 56 per cent during 2011 and 2012.