Olympus Announces Launch of Olympus Asia Pacific Innovation Program

SINGAPORE, Dec 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global medtech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, has partnered with MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific, the industry’s largest healthcare accelerator, to facilitate the Olympus Asia Pacific Innovation Program (OAIP) running throughout 2023. Over a century old, […]

EC Healthcare Announces FY2022/23 Interim Results, Revenue Increased 31.1% YoY Mainly Driven by Medical Services

HONG KONG, Nov 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – 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 today its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 September 2022 (the “Period”). Business […]

To Develop Japan’s First Blood Biomarker-Based Diagnostic Workflow for Dementia Shimadzu, Eisai, Oita University, and Usuki City Medical Association Commence Joint Research

TOKYO, Nov 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Shimadzu Corporation (Shimadzu), Eisai Co., Ltd. (Eisai), Oita University, and Usuki City Medical Association hereby announce the commencement of a cohort study using Usuki City as a demonstration site. This joint study will attempt to develop Japan’s first diagnostic workflow for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) […]

Society Pass (Nasdaq: SOPA)/ NusaTrip Collaborates with Periksa.id to Promote Indonesia’s Wellness, Health, and Medical Tourism Recovery Strategy

SINGAPORE, Nov 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Nusatrip, the Indonesia-based Online travel agent (OTA) and travel platform of Society Pass Incorporated (“SoPa”) (Nasdaq: SOPA), Southeast Asia’s (SEA) leading data-driven loyalty, fintech and e-commerce ecosystem, today announces an official partnership with Periksa.id, a Jakarta-based leading health-tech solutions company, to enable and introduce flight […]

Fujitsu and Wakayama Medical University start joint trials for millimeter-wave sensor to detect falls of elderly patients

TOKYO, Nov 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu and Wakayama Medical University today announced the start of joint trials of a technology to support nurses and caregivers in visually monitoring patients in privacy-sensitive contexts, including hospital rooms and nursing facilities. The technology leverages Fujitsu’s technique for accurately estimating postures of the human […]

Bill seeks stiffer penalties for hospitals rejecting emergency cases 

A LAWMAKER on Thursday pushed for a measure that seeks to further increase penalties for hospitals and medical practitioners who refuse to treat emergency cases.    House Bill 3046 proposes to amend Republic Act 10932, which strengthened the anti-hospital deposit law in 2017.    Under the measure, any medical practitioner who violates the provisions of the law […]

Healthcare and Medical Leaders Gather to Shape the Future of Global Health

HONG KONG, Nov 11, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – New research and innovations in Hong Kong and the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) are injecting new momentum and creating new opportunities for the regional and global healthcare and medical sectors, as highlighted in the two-day Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH). The […]

Spotlight on Healthcare Collaboration and Innovation at Asia Summit on Global Health and HK International Medical and Healthcare Fair

HONG KONG, Nov 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Global healthcare collaboration and innovation are key themes of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)’s inaugural International Healthcare Week, currently taking place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The week is comprised of two anchor events: the second Asia Summit […]

Led by Legend Capital, PureFDA Secures Over CNY100 million in the Series B Round

HONG KONG, Nov 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Recently, PureFDA Medical Technology (Guangzhou) Co., LTD. (hereinafter referred to as “PureFDA”) announced the completion of the Series B round of financing of over CNY100 million, which was led by Legend Capital and followed by the existing shareholder Bayland Capital. This round of funds […]

Handover of National Centre for Pandemic and Infection Diseases in Myanmar; Advanced Facility Built with Donation from AW Foundation

YANGON, Myanmar, Nov 5, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – AW Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Asia World Group of Companies, handed over to the Ministry of Health the newly completed Wai Bar Gi New Wing – National Centre for Infectious Diseases on 3rd Nov, 2022. Dedicated to the treatment of infectious diseases and […]

Inaugural International Healthcare Week promotes Hong Kong as leading healthcare hub

HONG KONG, Oct 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Developments such as the COVID-19 pandemic and a global ageing trend have significantly increased the demand for healthcare products and services. The inaugural International Healthcare Week, driven by Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), will run from 1 to 15 November 2022, helping to […]

Retired Navy officer found guilty of corruption in medical supply contracts 

THE PHILIPPINES’ anti-graft court has convicted a retired navy admiral of graft and malversation for approving anomalous medical supply procurements from 1990 to 1991.  In a 586-page decision dated Sept. 16, Sandiganbayan Third Division said former Philippine Navy Rear Admiral Gilmer B. Batestil showed intent to “defraud the government” through falsification of documents.   “Here the […]

Medical products to be brought into line with global quality standards

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said it is seeking to upgrade quality standards in personal protective equipment (PPE), medical devices, and sanitation products. The DTI said the Global Quality and Standards Program (GQSP) project, which was launched on Oct. 14, will seek to certify that such products comply with global standards. The project […]

2022 Seongnam Global Healthcare Convention will be held from Oct. 27,2022 to Oct. 29, 2022

Making a leap forward as the Fourth Industrial Innovation City Seongnam, Korea,October20, 2022- (SEAPRWire) – Seongnam City will host the ‘2022 Seongnam Global Healthcare Convention’ at the City Hall from October 27 to 29. Seongnam Global Healthcare Convention (formerly Seongnam International Medical Tourism Convention), which marks its fifth anniversary, will be organized as an online […]

EC Healthcare expects a record-high semi-annual sales volume in first half of FY23 of no less than HK$1.8 billion, Represents no less than 17% Y-o-Y increase

HONG KONG, Oct 17, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – 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 expects to achieve a record-high semi-annual sales volume from April […]

Malaysian Genomics Signs Agreement with National Institutes of Health to Explore Research Opportunities

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Oct 12, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – MGRC Therapeutics Sdn Bhd (MGRC-T), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (Bursa: MGRC, 0155), a leading genomics and biopharmaceutical specialist, has entered into a cooperation agreement with the National Institutes of Health, Malaysia (NIH), providing a framework for collaboration between […]