Financial intelligence for Asia's healthcare markets
 
 
Remember me:



News

Beijing-based early-stage venture capital firm Bluerun Ventures has raised ¥3.5 billion ($497.2 million) for a new fund.
Singapore-based Asian Healthcare Specialists intends to acquire a 51% interest in Cornerstone Asia Health for S$32 million ($23.5 million) from a group of vendor doctors, who will retain the remaining 49%.
Singapore-based OUE Lippo Healthcare is developing a hospital in Shenzhen, along with China Merchants Group, a corporation owned by the Chinese government.
American commercial real estate giant JLL has issued a release stating that institutional capital is increasingly targeting healthcare in Australia as the sector defies the global economic slowdown.
Malaysian hospital operator IHH Healthcare has reported third-quarter profit after tax and minority interests of 236.3 million ringgit ($56.6 million), compared to a loss of 104.1 million reported for Q3 2018.
Delegates from seven healthcare companies from Taiwan met up with Malaysian counterparts today in Kuala Lumpur in a bid to promote Taiwan’s medical care services internationally.
NTUC Income, one of the largest health and general insurance providers in Singapore, has collaborated with New Zealand InsurTech JRNY to develop an artificial intelligence insurance agent.
Venus MedTech (HangZhou) is the latest company to undergo a healthcare IPOs in Hong Kong.



Features

L.E.K. Consulting’s Fabio La Mola tells HealthInvestor Asia about a healthcare market going through major changes – creating significant opportunities for investors in the region.
Sumit Sharma and Matt Zafra, head and principal of health & life sciences, Asia Pacific at Oliver Wyman, look at what we can expect in 2019.
Edwin Tong, senior minister for health, explains how the Ministry of Health in Singapore is supporting the growth in the number of seniors with Alzheimer's.
Penny Wan, regional vice-president and general manager, Japan and APAC, Amgen, writes about the public health challenge of cardiovascular diseases.
French-based international ophthalmic optics company Essilor has signed Letters of Intent with the Royal Government of Bhutan and the Central Monastic Body to strengthen the country’s vision care infrastructure.
April Chang, country manager at Cigna Singapore, argues that wellness programmes at work can lead to reduced absenteeism, higher productivity and increased morale among employees.
Steven Fang understands how to set up a healthcare company. Not only is he chief executive and founder of ASX-listed oncology company Invitrocue, he was also the founder of Singapore-based Cordlife Group, a healthcare company which provides cord blood and cord lining banking services.
Imagine a world in which you can consult with your doctor via video. She asks for a blood sample, which can be collected and analysed from a device in your home. After that is diagnosed, the prescription is automatically sent to the pharmacy and Uber then picks it up. The time from diagnosis to drugs at your home is only 60 minutes.


HealthInvestor Asia twitter feed


Latest analysis

Shifting sands

Fabio La Mola L.E.K. Consulting's Fabio La Mola tells HealthInvestor Asia about a healthcare market going through major changes - creating significant opportunities for investors in the region.

Read the full feature here





Free trial

HealthInvestor UK