Healthcare

Healthcare

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Tun Razak has recognised that food security and health nutrition have become increasingly critical issues in Malaysia and other...

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Swiss drugmaker Novartis has announced that it will invest more than $500 million into a new biotechnology production site in Singapore. According to a company...

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Austrian rubber and plastic products manufacturer Semperit Holding AG is acquiring Latexx Partners Bhd, a Malaysian medical glove maker, in a deal that will...

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The Philippines is pushing ahead collaboration with ASEAN member states and the US to share its know-how on biotechnology in farming and developing genetically...

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There are an estimated 200,000 Filipinos working in Qatar, or roughly 10 per cent of the population. Filipinos commonly find jobs as construction workers, domestic helpers or in the hospitality and tourism industry.

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On October 8th and 9th, Doha will be the stage of the Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012, a high-level business forum organised by international...

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The US Chamber of Commerce reports “overwhelmingly positive” prospects for trade, investment and growth in the ASEAN region, John Goyer, Director for the Southeast...

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Dubai-based investment firm Abraaj Capital is bidding for a 20 per cent stake of private Indonesian healthcare operator Siloam for about $300 million, according...

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Officials from the UAE and Cambodia’s tourism ministry recently signed an MoU in agreement that both nations will work to create more opportunities to...

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French company L'Oréal, the world's largest cosmetics firm owned by Europe's richest woman Liliane Bettencourt, will invest up to $100 million in Indonesia to...

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The Philippines has announced the opening up of five more bids under the government’s public-private partnership policy for the remainder of this year, making...

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Forbes Magazine is out with its newest richest people of a country list, and this time it's Thailand. The collective wealth of the 40...

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Stocks of IHH Healthcare, one of Asia's largest hospital operators, gained 10 per cent in its debut on July 25 on the Bursa Malaysia...

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Kuwait Investment Authority will snatch a bunch of shares at IHH Healthcare's upcoming IPO in Malaysia and Singapore. Partly owned by Abraaj Capital of...

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Singapore-based  company Eu Yan Sang International Ltd, which specialises in traditional Chinese medicine, is going to tap the halal market in Malaysia and increase...

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Forbes recently came up with a new list: Asia's 200 best companies in 2011 with revenue below $1 billion, which also include Australian  companies....

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Thailand has waived visa fees for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nationals seeking medical treatment in the country, according to a report published by UAE-based...

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Malaysian companies are looking forward to a bonanza of sales from a recent trade trip the Omani capital of Muscat. The 1Malaysia Promotion is expected...