NEC Utilizes Digital Technologies to Create Healthcare and Life Science Business

TOKYO, Sep 15, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today an initiative to create healthcare and life science business that utilizes AI and other digital technologies as part of the “creation of future growth businesses” set forth in the 2025 Mid-term Management Plan. NEC will focus on the three […]

US firms’ cost-cutting driving growth in health outsourcing

HEALTHCARE OUTSOURCING growth is being driven by demand from US companies which are seeking to cut costs, the Healthcare Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP) said. The Board of Investments (BoI) in a statement Monday said the industry is expected to see strong growth this year despite the pandemic. “The Information Technology-Business Process Management […]

Mediwelcome Announces 2021 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – The largest provider in the Integrated Healthcare Marketing Solutions Market of cardio-cerebral-vascular diseases (CCVDs), Mediwelcome Healthcare Management & Technology Inc. (“Mediwelcome” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”) is pleased to announce the unaudited consolidated interim results for the six months ended […]

EC Healthcare Announced Quarterly Sales Volume, Successfully Expanded New Flagship Service Centre

HONG KONG, Jul 27, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong, announces that, to fulfill the strong demand for medical and healthcare services, on 26 July 2021, the […]

Jacobson Pharma Announces FY2021 Annual Results

HONG KONG, Jun 29, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Jacobson Pharma Corporation Limited (“Jacobson Pharma” or the “Company”; Stock Code: 2633), a leading company engaging in the research, development, production, marketing and sale of essential medicines, specialty drugs and branded healthcare products, today announced the annual results of the Company and its subsidiaries […]

EC Healthcare Acquires Pet Industry Business, Allowing Clientele and Business Synergies, To Consolidate and Corporatize Pet Industry

HONG KONG, Jun 15, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong*, is pleased to announce that the Group enters the pet industry and will acquire 51% equity interests […]

Strategic Collaboration Memorandum between EC Healthcare and China Medical System Utilizes the Synergy of Upstream and Downstream of the Aesthetic Medical Industry, Promotes the Development of Medical Products and Talents

HONG KONG, Jun 11, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong* and China Medical System Holdings Limited (the “CMS”, SEHK stock code: 867), jointly announce that the Group […]

Dingdang Health raises US$220 million in new financing round

BEIJING, Jun 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – 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 […]

Staff shortages and inexperience could hinder digital transformation, says survey 

Healthcare leaders in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region expect that, three years from now, around a quarter (25%) of routine care delivery will take place outside the walls of a hospital or healthcare facility, up from 22% today, according to a report by Royal Philips.  “APAC’s healthcare systems have all shown resilience in their responses to the pandemic, however, when it […]

Private sector partners up with gov’t to vaccinate more Filipinos

Top brands, private healthcare providers, and malls have collaborated with the government to launch the Ingat Angat Bakuna Lahat campaign to promote the vaccination of more Filipinos against the.   “With Ingat Angat Bakuna Lahat, we want to encourage vaccine willingness and support mass vaccinations, which are crucial for a safe economic recovery and return to normalcy,” Margot Torres, Managing Director for McDonald’s Philippines and Ingat Angat Bakuna Lahat communications […]

STADA Philippines shows resilience with triple-digit growth in 2020

Newly-established pharmaceutical player STADA Philippines showed resilience amid the coronavirus pandemic by achieving triple-digit sales growth of 478% in 2020. Fueling the growth is the expansion of the STADA Philippines portfolio, with the banner acquisition of the FERN-C line (consisting of the established, 15-year-old vitamin c brand FERN-C, and two children’s vitamin products — FERN […]

GBA Healthcare Working Group Releases White Paper as First Asset in Blockchain Ethical Design Framework for Healthcare

Washington, D.C., Mar 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Beginning early 2020, the Government Blockchain Association (GBA) Healthcare Working Group (HWG) began undertaking the development of an ethical design framework for blockchain solutions in the healthcare industry as a service to the public. The GBA HWG is releasing the first asset in the […]

JBM (Healthcare) Limited Debuts on The Main Board of SEHK

HONG KONG, Feb 5, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – JBM (Healthcare) Limited (“JBM Healthcare” or “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), a Hong Kong-based company that markets and distributes branded healthcare products across Greater China, Southeast Asia and certain other countries, started trading today on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong […]

Olympus launches Olympus Continuum comprehensive educational platform for HCPs

TOKYO, Feb 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Olympus Corporation (TSE: 7733) today announced the launch of a new comprehensive educational platform designed to provide healthcare professionals (HCPs) all over the world with learning opportunities and training to put their skills into practice and keep them performing at their best. The Olympus Continuum platform will […]