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Synonyms for arrest

Synonyms for arrest

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

to take into custody as a prisoner

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

a seizing and holding by law

Synonyms for arrest

the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

the state of inactivity following an interruption

take into custody

hold back, as of a danger or an enemy

attract and fix

cause to stop


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The Customer Protection Unit (CPU) of the DHCA carried out its investigation and referred the case to the Fitness to Practice Panel (FTPP) for an impartial review.
Dubai is keen to foster the medical tourism sector and implement several new initiatives to boost medical tourism in cooperation with other government departments, the DHCA and the private healthcare sector," said Qadhi Saeed Al Murooshid, director-general of DHA.
Summary: DUBAI- Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA) HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum , today outlined the priorities and the plan of action for the new DHCA board appointed by His Highness Shaikh Mohammed.
Her Excellency Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg, Vice Chairperson and Group Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA), said: "We at DHCA aim to create the necessary infrastructure to address challenges in the healthcare sector, such as the demand for organ transplantation, to ensure that Dubai residents are healthy and happy individuals.
Vice-Chairperson and Group Chief Executive Officer of the Dubai Health Care City Authority (DHCA) and Dr Amer Ahmad Sharif, CEO of the education sector at the DHCA, both congratulated the team of doctors at the success.
Summary: DUBAI - In her capacity as Chairperson of the Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA), Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, will seek to implement Shaikh Mohammed's vision by assessing all shortfalls and re-aligning DHCA to create an internationally renowned centre for integrated medical services.
Under the new legislation the DHCA will assume responsibility for imposing and collecting fees for services rendered.
At the end of 2015, DHCA reaffirmed its regulatory independence as it unveiled operational sectors within the free zone, regulated by independent arm Dubai Healthcare City Authority - Regulation (DHCR).
Dubai: The Dubai Health Care City (DHCC) has streamlined the regulation of its education and investment activities by including under the Dubai Health Care City Authority Regulation body (DHCR) which is a central regulatory body, two new arms of Investment - Dubai Health Care City Investment (DHCI) and Education Dubai Health Care City Education (DHCE), respectively which will regulate two new operational sectors - education and investment - and report directly to the DHCA Board.