A First-of-its-Kind Corneal Lenticule Banking Service in Singapore

A First-of-its-Kind Corneal Lenticule Banking Service in Singapore

Singapore consumer healthcare company Cordlife Group Limited has received a license from the Ministry of Health permitting the Company to launch OptiQ, a corneal lenticule banking service in Singapore. Cordlife is the first company in Asia to let patients undergoing...
New Telehealth Regulations in Vietnam

New Telehealth Regulations in Vietnam

Hospitals and medtech businesses are expected to benefit from the advancement of the legal framework on telehealth in Vietnam. Importantly, in March 2021 the Deputy Minister of Health revealed that additional regulations on telehealth will be included in the upcoming...
Indonesia to Establish Elderly Medical Tourism in Bali

Indonesia to Establish Elderly Medical Tourism in Bali

Indonesia has announced that it will establish a new Health Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Sanur area of Bali. The area will be dedicated to medical tourism targeting elderly tourists. Out of the 41-ha SEZ, 21.2 ha will be set aside for a health tourism hub,...
DoctorOnCall Partners with Insurance Companies to Expand Malaysia’s Digital Healthcare Services

Medgate Philippines Named Top Telehealth Provider in Asia Pacific

Healthcare Tech Outlook, an international healthcare technology print and digital magazine, has named Medgate Philippines as one of the top ten companies at the forefront of telehealth solutions in the Asia Pacific. Healthcare Tech Outlook underscored Medgate...
Thammasat University Building Thailand’s First Medical Hub

Thammasat University Building Thailand’s First Medical Hub

Founded in 1934, Thammasat University (TU) is the second oldest university in Thailand. Today, Thammasat University is developing Thailand’s first medical hub with complete healthcare and medical services. As part of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) initiative, the...
Japan’s Healthcare Firms Expand Footprint in Vietnam

Japan’s Healthcare Firms Expand Footprint in Vietnam

According to the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japanese companies operating in the healthcare sector are increasing their presence in Vietnam through both manufacturing, sales and financial investment activities. Some notable examples mentioned in a...
PEZA Opens First Pharma Ecozone in Bulacan

PEZA Opens First Pharma Ecozone in Bulacan

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has officially granted Philstar Marketing Development, Inc. registration as a developer and operator of its First Bulacan Business Park (FBBP) in Malolos, Bulacan, the first mixed-use ecozone in the province. FBBP will be...
DoctorOnCall Partners with Insurance Companies to Expand Malaysia’s Digital Healthcare Services

Sunway Medical Center Introduces Telemedicine Command Center

Sunway Medical Centre, a leading private tertiary hospital in Malaysia has officially established a Command Center for Telemedicine Services which will serve as the focal point for the coordination and delivery of all its telemedicine services.  The healthcare...