Author Archives: Gabriel Chahine

Make healthcare profits work for the public good

Make healthcare profits work for the public good

Reading Time: 5 minutes The region’s healthcare sector currently faces several pressing priorities, including rising rates of lifestyle ailments such as diabetes and heart disease, a growing population and problems of accessibility and quality of care. In addition, the predominant financial model, in which the state assumes most of the financial burden of care, is unsustainable. Both factors have

The future is online

Reading Time: 4 minutes Reading newspapers, watching television and listening to the radio may no longer be preferred options for consuming media. Mobile handsets and computers are gaining importance as means to access mass media, especially with younger audiences. Media usage has fragmented and many more advertising platforms now exist. New media will gather a 19 percent share of