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EGA to provide its Al Taweelah Medical Centre services to employees and customers of KIZAD

United Arab Emirates, 24 May 2022: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with KIZAD, part of AD Ports Group’s Economic Cities & Free Zones Cluster, agreeing to provide EGA’s Al Taweelah Medical Centre services to the employees of all entities operating in KIZAD.

Opened in 2017, the EGA Al Taweelah Medical Centre provides state of the art medical technology and houses an around the clock group of qualified medical professionals, specialising in primary healthcare and occupational health. The Medical Centre is equipped with a fully stocked pharmacy, biochemistry and serology laboratory, and a radiology department. The Medical Centre is located next to EGA’s head office complex in Abu Dhabi.

The MoU will provide employees and customers throughout KIZAD with the opportunity to receive the highest quality medical care right in the centre of the integrated trade, logistics and industrial hub of Abu Dhabi.

Abdulnasser Bin Kalban, CEO of EGA, said: “By signing this MoU, we are providing our Medical Centre services to our community and neighbours within KIZAD. For EGA, the health and safety of our employees, contractors and neighbours is always a first priority and we are pleased to share our medical expertise with the wider UAE industrial supply chain as we all work together to achieve the targets of Operation 300bn.”

Abdullah Al Hameli, CEO of Economic Cities & Free Zones, AD Ports Group said: “The fully equipped Al Taweelah Medical Centre provides a cost-effective solution to bringing quality medical care closer to our employees and customers. At KIZAD, we care for all, and with operations spread over 410km2 and home to more than 600 companies, this arrangement helps further our commitment to support the all-round well-being of our valued stakeholders.”

EGA and KIZAD expect to work closely together to identify future expansion opportunities of the Al Taweelah Medical Centre, including the enrolment of the Medical Centre into KIZAD’s insurance network.