8 Aug 19
The plan by the State Council to cut high-value medical consumables prices deals a heavy blow.
6 Aug 19
PHASE Scientific's product portfolio has expanded to include major infectious diseases such as hepatitis and influenza.
6 Aug 19
Pulse will provide health tools and consultations for 11 markets in Asia.
19 Jun 19
The situation isn't any easier for Singapore where costs grew 10%.
4 Jun 19
The new clinic features a dedicated space to hold educational health talks for medical tourist agents and patients.
10 May 19
Businesses are also bearing the cost as the indirect cost of eldercare to employers hit $1.8b.
9 May 19
The drug discovery platform attracted retail orders for about 107 times the shares initially available.
4 Apr 19
Features include coverage extended to unknown pre-existing conditions and no limitations on ‘lifetime benefit'.
5 Mar 19
Approximately $700m will go to doctors, nurses and the Hospital Authority’s supporting staff.
1 Mar 19
The Hong Kong Genome Institute will also be established to promote the clinical application research on genomic medicine.
26 Feb 19
Hospital-based care accounted for total health expenditure of $75.1b in 2018.
17 Jan 19
It is aiming to reduce smoking prevalence from the current 10% to 7.8% by 2025.
8 Jan 19
This includes pharmaceutical firm Takeda’s $58b acquisition of Ireland’s drug company Shire.
14 Dec 18
The impact is largely seen in junior employees who have just jumpstarted on their careers.
12 Dec 18
Ageing populations will boost demand for long-term investment and health coverage.
26 Nov 18
The plan to cover the health insurances of 84% of the population could drive investment growth.
26 Nov 18
China raised more than US$1.1b in Q3.
31 Oct 18
Total healthcare spending will surge to US$2.27t by 2026.
17 Oct 18
The first clinic will be located in Kwai Tsing.
10 Oct 18
The highest deal worth US$146m was closed in China.
4 Oct 18
A streamlined health app framework will soon be launched.
2 Oct 18
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26 Sep 18
Absolute healthcare cost in the SAR stands at US$2,222.
26 Sep 18
There have been 26 ongoing or completed trials since July 2016.
26 Jul 18
The moves come after a Mainland biotech firm falsified data for its shots.
20 Jul 18
Ozone (O3) levels have hit their highest point in the twenty years.
18 Jul 18
The firm is selling 224.1 million shares at $12 to $16 apiece.
18 Jul 18
Despite accounting for 90% of the city’s patients, public hospitals only employ 40% of the SAR’s doctors.
4 Jul 18
Tech startups are the biggest winners.
20 Jun 18
Diagnostics for cancer-related illnesses are pushing costs up.
14 Jun 18
An estimated 2m Chinese have come to Hong Kong to receive the shot in past two years.
29 May 18
Alibaba Health Information Technology will control the Tmall and adult products business.
11 May 18
Stealth BioTherapeutics is reportedly seeking around $200m for its public debut.
12 Mar 18
The deal for the Shanghai-based diabetes drug developer could raise as much $300m.
12 Mar 18
Recurrent expenditure on healthcare grew by an average of 7% over the past decade.
2 Mar 18
Grail boasts of a wide range of blockbuster investors including Tencent and Bill Gates.
22 Feb 18
They believe this can enhance services particularly for the elderly.
12 Feb 18
Salaries are also set to rise amidst stronger industry demand.
5 Feb 18
This comes amidst the bourse reform plan allowing the listing of pre-profit biotech companies.
29 Jan 18
SEHK is considering opening up the exchange to allow pre-profit biotech companies to list.