Healthcare

Jacobson Pharma profit climbs nearly 20% to $173.7m

This is despite the 8% revenue drop during the year ended March 2021.

Jacobson Pharma profit climbs nearly 20% to $173.7m

This is despite the 8% revenue drop during the year ended March 2021.

Ping An breaks through with AI-driven drug research

This is expected to speed up drug discovery which at present takes up to 15 years.

AstraZeneca HK, Lippo Healthcare partner for health innovation in GBA

The collaboration will address healthcare challenges in treating chronic diseases.

Jardine Matheson offers three Mercedes Benz for you to get the jab done

The company will be offering $10m worth of incentives to promote vaccination.

More incentives await Hong Kongers as firms join vaccine campaign

Fully vaccinated residents get a chance to win up to $10,000 vouchers or small appliances.

HKEX employees get 2-day vaccine leave

This is in line with the Hong Kong’s vaccine drive.

Swire Properties extends $8m incentives to boost HK vaccine drive

Hong Kongers may have a chance to win $10,000 worth of shopping vouchers.

Hong Kong gov’t speeds up vaccine rollout in new campaign

The “Early Vaccination for All” campaign is meant to raise vaccination rate until August.

Daily Briefing: US & China trade envoys meet; HSBC exits US retail banking; Australian state locks down

Trade envoys from the US and China talk on the phone for the first time since US President Joe Biden took office.

Daily Briefing: Tesla ditches radar; and Malaysia COVID case ratio exceeds India

And a quick rundown on which countries are eager to reopen borders to tourism as summer approaches.

Cathay Pacific sends medical supplies to India amidst COVID-19 surge

Some 100 tonnes of supplies were flown direct to India.

Hong Kong lists Egypt as high risk Covid hotspot

Increased restrictions will take effect from 20 April.

AXA launches benefits programme for vaccinated Hong Kongers

AXA insured customers may receive up to $20,000 if they are hospitalised with Covid-19 after receiving the vaccine.

What you need to know about the “vaccine bubble”

Social distancing measures will be eased amongst COVID-19 vaccine recipients.

Jobs in life sciences sought after in 2021

Randstad has released a list of the most in-demand jobs in the healthcare field in Hong Kong.