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Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health successfully explores healthcare landscape

HONG KONG, Nov 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) concluded successfully yesterday (24 November). The summit took place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition […]

Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health highlights Hong Kong’s advantages

HONG KONG, Nov 17, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in […]

Regional insurtech Igloo and HD, the region’s only D2C direct-pay healthcare marketplace, announce partnership to launch insurance products on HDmall

BANGKOK, Nov 4, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Regional insurtech company Igloo has teamed up with HD to provide health-related micro-insurance products via the HDmall healthcare marketplace platform in Thailand. Muang Thai Insurance (MTI), one of Thailand’s leading non-life insurance companies, will be underwriting the health insurance products such as cancer and mobile […]

JSP Pharmaceutical Manufacturing (SET: JP) debuts shares on MAI

BANGKOK, Nov 2, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JSP Pharmaceutical Manufacturing (Thailand) PCL (SET: JP), a developer, manufacturer and distributor of modern and traditional medicines, herbal products and nutritional supplements, is debuting on the MAI today. JSP is ready to pursue growth through developing new products under own brands, aiming for higher profit […]

New Horizon Health Announces 2021 Interim Results: Revenue Increases 317% Year-on-year, Gross Profit Margin Climbs to 56.2%

HANGZHOU, Aug 21, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – New Horizon Health (6606.HK) (the “Company”), the first public listed cancer screening company in China, has today announced its financial report for the first half year ended 30 June 2021. In the first half of 2021, the Company’s total revenue was RMB43.9 million, a year-on-year […]

Health authority urges efforts to contain hospital-acquired COVID-19 cases

Medical workers work in a lab for COVID-19 nucleic acid testing in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, Aug 11, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Hospitals designated to receive COVID-19 patients must treat them in separate buildings in strictly segmented areas, China's top health authority recently said in response to the emergence of a series […]

TIENS Group Initiates Post-Pandemic Forum on Global Health

TIANJIN, China, Aug 6, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – TIENS Group hosted the “One Belt One Road: Health Industry Development Forum for the Post-Pandemic Era” on August 3, 2021. The forum acted as a platform for industry leaders and stakeholders from different sectors to meet up and delve into health industry challenges, addressing them in turn for the post-pandemic […]

Tiens Group Held An International Health Industry Forum, Exploring the Development Path of Global Health Industry

Tianjing, China, Aug 3, 2021 – As one of the most influential multinational enterprises in China, Tiens Group has been adhering to the development goal of helping people living better since 1995 until now. At the very beginning, the main products of Tiens Group included such healthy products as calcium products. But it has so […]

Penalties raised for emergency response violations

Penalties raised for emergency response violations

Government agencies are now allowed to quickly and more harshly punish those who violate emergency response measures, according to a law that came into effect on Thursday. The revised Administrative Penalty Law, which was passed by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, China's top legislature, in January, stipulates administrative organs can give heavier […]

Northgate Public Services to improve patient experience and outcomes with acquisition of Vantage Health

Tokyo and London, Jun 11, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced that Northgate Public Services (NPS), a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC, has acquired Vantage Health, which provides `Rego’, an advanced digital solution to help healthcare providers reduce patient waiting times and cope with increased demand. Rego reviews all […]

Dingdang Health raises US$220 million in new financing round

Dingdang Health raises US$220 million in new financing round

BEIJING, Jun 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – China’s leading integrated online healthcare platform Dingdang Health announced today that it has raised US$220 million in its latest financing round. This round was led by TPG Capital Asia and co-led by OrbiMed and Redview Capital. Other investors included, Valliance, Travis Global Limited (which is […]

Eisai and ITO EN Enter Into Business Alliance Aiming to Support People Living with Dementia and to Prevent Dementia

TOKYO, May 31, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and ITO EN, LTD. announced today that both parties have entered into a business alliance agreement concerning the initiatives for supporting people living with and preventing dementia with the aim of realizing a healthy and long-lived society. Through this alliance, Eisai and […]