The Kuwait British Business Centre exists to support and develop UK companies into doing business in Kuwait.British Embassy Kuwait, Dasman, Kuwait City, Kuwaitinfo@kbbcentre.com
Kuwait aspires to create world-class healthcare providers as well as to improve the quality of healthcare in treatment centres such as the Kuwait Cancer Centre, the Kuwait Chest Disease Hospital, the Kuwait Radiology Centre, the Ibn-Sina Centre for Ophthalmology and the Dasman Research Centre for Diabetes.
The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Public Works has announced a USD 4.42 billion (KD 1.250 billion) project to replace or expand nine operating hospitals (five general hospitals and four specialised hospitals) within the next ten years.
The country has a well-established primary care network (polyclinics), which provides for a local clinic in every residential district of Kuwait. Nineteen new government polyclinics are projected to open in the next two years.
Extract from: Kuwait - Medical & Surgical Equipment Industry Report, 04 June 2017
The largest health-care event in Kuwait:
3rd-5th April 2018
at the Kuwait International Fair, Mishref, Kuwait.
Kuwait Health 2018 will again play host to the an important gathering of healthcare professionals and decision makers around the MENA region to meet, connect, exchange knowledge and conduct business in 3 days. Alongside the conference are CME accredited conferences on Healthcare Facilities Management and Hospital Build.
Be part of Kuwait Health 2018 and have a share of the region’s billion dollar healthcare market.
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Founded in 2003 by Mr. Ahmed Al-Awadi, a young Kuwaiti entrepreneur, Tri Alpha witnessed tremendous growth in the field of medical equipment, laboratories supply, environmental, oil and gas industries services within a short period.
Despite its young age, the company has been able to establish for itself a prominent position in the Kuwaiti market and tie business with the leading partners in the industry. The company prides itself for providing the most reliable service, locally saving time and money for its clients.
Medical specialisms include Medical Units, Surgical and OR Solutions, Clinical & Lab. Solutions, Pharmaceutical and Spa & Beauty products.
Companies represented include Omnicell (US), Olympus (Japan), Thermo Scientific (US) and GORE (US).
YIACO Medical Company was established in the year 1953 as a sole marketing agent for many multinational research-based pharmaceutical manufacturers. YIACO quickly grew with the boom in Kuwait’s own national growth and development, diversifying and expanding into other healthcare services such as Medical Equipment, Hospital supplies and Dental equipment & materials. Through its many years of operation and experience in the medical field, YIACO’s reputation of excellence precedes its name.
YIACO is fully committed to the modern healthcare system in Kuwait and abroad; and through this commitment, it has earned the privilege of delivering intelligent and economic solutions to the medical profession and the public. This commitment is not only evident through its ability to equip entire hospitals and research centers from the ground up, but in its solid financial holdings and a proud family of employees.
SAFWAN Trading & Contracting Company has come a long way since its inception in 1963 and finds itself proudly privileged on being able to have introduced many of the ‘firsts’ of the pharmaceutical quality products within the country and other parts of the region - and has lately ventured, branched out and established cross-border businesses in Iraq, with ambitious plans to expand further.While continuing to partner with its customers, the Company has consistently maintained a reputable character, establishing itself prudently and proactively as a formidable business corporation.
Today SAFWAN Company occupies the leading position in the acquisition and distribution of a diversified brand portfolio of the finest and latest in the pharmaceutical products and differentiated medical equipment technology, delivered proficiently and with entrepreneurial spirit. By associating ourselves with the most renowned principals and manufacturers in this industry, the company continues to develop and expand - always looking for new challenges that will enhance staff productivity, improve efficiencies and accuracy, reduce costs and raise profitability to all stakeholders.
Warba medical supplies company was established in 1978 mainly to supply pharmaceutical products to Kuwaiti market. Since then the company has been growing impressively to many areas. Today, Warba is a major contributor in the development of medical field in Kuwait and has expanded its work into Health & Beauty, Medical & Scientific equipments and Animal health & agricultural products.
Warba's operations cover the whole of State of Kuwait and deal with both the public and private sectors.
General Manager and major share holder is Pharmacist Hamad Alhajiri, a Kuwaiti national with pharmacy degree from USA.
WARBA MEDICAL SUPPLIES CO
Jaber Al Mubarak Street
work +965 22 968 611
The Company was established in May 1991 immediately following the liberation of Kuwait, initially working in the field of medical equipment. Today it has grown to include laboratory, scientific, hotel (inc. kitchen and laundry,) environmental and engineering equipment.
A full fledged projects division deals with turn key projects in medical, scientific, environmental and hotel equipment. Medical equipment specialisms include Digital X-Ray Imaging, Critical Care Patient Monitoring, Critical Care Infusion Pumps, Defibrillators, Dermatology Equipment, Blood Gas Monitors, Neonatal Audio Screeners, Pulse Oximeters, Medical Gas Systems, Humidification and Infant Care, Laboratory Furniture.
Ashraf & Company Ltd was founded as a small general store in the Old Souk area of Kuwait in 1951 by Khalid Al Abdul Razzak and Mohammedi Ashraf. The Company had since grown into a prominent establishment with considerable stature in the Kuwaiti market.
The company is specialised in the supply and service of equipment and solutions in three main fields, namely Medical Systems, Photography and Imaging, and Information Technology.
AMS (Ashraf Medical Systems) represents many principal Agencies/Suppliers worldwide, including:
- Eastman Kodak/Kodak Near East, USA/Dubai
- Kodak Dental software
- Cattani Air systems
- Villa Systemi Medicali S.pa- Italy - Digital X-rays Systems
- Mentor-Porges France. Gynaecology & Urology
- PMS Steripack- Turkey Cardiology and Radiology Products
Noon Medical Supply Company formed in 2008. Since then it has established itself firmly in the Healthcare market with its name becoming synonymous with quality products and effective service support with office for sales and service in Kuwait and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region.
Noon Medical Supply is one of Kuwaiti most innovative and progressive companies of specialised medical products. Focusing on the dental sector, Noon Medical Supply is able to specifically tailor and focus its activities so as to ensure:
- Comprehensive market penetration
- Development of unique client relationships
- Provision of superior service to its clients.
Noon Medical represents leading world reputed manufactures of medical and dental equipment, specially from Europe, USA, Korea.
Companies represented include White Smile (Germany), ASA Dental (Italy) and Butterfly Medical (Italy).