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Doctors at UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health perform a specialized surgery on a patient with lymphedema. The surgery is only offered in a handful of hospitals in the U.S. and surgeons at Orlando Health say they are seeing a growing numbe Traditionally, "medical tourists" were patients who travelled to Mexico or overseas for treatment usually to save money.
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Don't use the so-called 'action words' like "streamlined"; "accelerated"... in your c.v./resume. Apparently they are passe.
While Tigerair announced a special one-way base fare of Rs 10 only to Singapore for Indian passengers to commemorate completion of decade-long operations, Qatar Airways launched a global promotional offer of up to 25 per cent savings on its tickets to over 140 destinations across the world. Tigerair's Rs 10 one-way fare offer to Singapore would be applicable only on round trip tickets from India, under which the fare could be as low as Rs 7,499 including taxes, the airline said in a statement.
National celebration: A five-metre high human robot entertaining the crowd during a performance at the Malaysia Day countdown in Miri. MIRI: Sarawakians take great pride in many things that are special in their state and believe they can be a model for the rest of the nation.
The flag war in the Pengkalan Kubor by-election starts to heat up with contesting parties, Barisan Nasional and Pas jostling to put up the most number of flags and posters. The main streets of this small coastal village located at the Malaysia-Thailand border have been filled with thousands of blue BN flags and green Pas colours, a tell-tale sign that the parties are serious about winning this contest.
According to industry estimates, taxi companies are struggling to keep pace with rising demand & on average cannot accommodate a fifth of bookings. The elections to the assembly of Maharashtra will be a test of both the shelf life of the Narendra Modi wave and the Congress' ability to bounce back.
Catering to Asia's burgeoning middle class and relocating to lower-cost markets are the major forces behind the regionalisation strategies of Asian enterprises, according to United Overseas Bank's "Asian Enterprise Survey 2014". This was the first survey of its kind on the impact of trade flows and on the way Asian enterprises do business and expand regionally.
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has become the first hotel in Singapore to engage with guests in Asia via WeChat , the world's fastest growing social application that changed the way people connect and communicate with each other. To celebrate this new partnership, the hotel has launched a 'Share and Win' campaign to encourage users to share the news of this initiative.
The Indonesian Embassy here has denied a report that Indonesian Police Chief, General Sutarman said he and his Malaysian counterpart knew what happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Police Attache of the Indonesian Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Aby Nursetyanto said the report by Indonesian newspaper Tempo yesterday was their own conclusion on MH370, missing since March 8. "The reporter will be summoned by the Indonesian Police Chief to clarify the report.
SINGAPORE: British band Bastille will be performing live in Singapore for the first time on Jan 9, 2015, announced concert promoter Now/Live on Monday . The 2014 BRIT Award winners for 'Best Breakthrough Act' will be performing at Sentosa's Hard Rock Hotel Coliseum.
Chinese visitors to Korea accounted for more than half of all credit card transactions by foreigners here in the first half of this year. Credit card spending by Chinese tourists has been rising steadily, and this is the first time it surpassed half of all card purchases by foreigners.
Widespread flight delays could hit Asia, including Singapore, in as little as five years if countries in the region do not act now and move as one to cope with growing flight numbers, warns the head of a leading air traffic research institute. At worst, "catastrophic gridlock" will lead to stagnation in the number of flights in Asia because air traffic controllers cannot cope with additional flights, said Mr Hsin Chen Chung, who heads the Air Traffic Management Research Institute at Nanyang Technological University .
I am from Ireland but want to visit Kuwait for a few weeks but I don't know the procedure for getting a visiting visa. Will I have to get the visit visa in Ireland or can I get it in Kuwait when I arrive there as I understand a lot of countries have an arrangement by which they give such visas at the border posts? Secondly are there any connected procedures that have to be followed by visitors to Kuwait.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand is planning major roadshows and travel fairs in Western countries in the last quarter of the year to lure visitors back to the Kingdom. Juthaporn Rerngronasa, deputy governor for Europe, Africa, Middle East and America, said the TAT planned to organise the Seatrade Med Cruise Convention in Barcelona as part of its strategy to promote Thailand in the rapidly growing global cruise market.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 -- In conjunction with Malaysia Day on Sept 16, low fares airline, AirAsia Bhd is offering a special promotion rate as low as 51 sen to selected domestic and international destinations. In a statement here Sunday, AirAsia said among the domestic routes in its promotion were from Kuala Lumpur to the respective destinations, namely Penang, Johor Baharu, Kuala Terengganu, Miri and Tawau.
Home to some of China's most famous tourist spots, Guilin is courting Singapore for more investment in its tourism and hospitality sector. A view of Elephant Trunk Hill, which is regarded as the symbol of Guilin.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:10 am
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