MHTC Updates

Latest medical and healthcare related news and updates around the globe

July 26, 2016

Malaysia Medical Tourism Figures 2015

Malaysia generated RM588.6 million in healthcare travel revenue between January and September 2015, with the target for the full year set at RM854 million. Based on a detailed analysis of the first 9 months of 2015, where Malaysia hit 90% of the full 2015 target, Malaysia expects record results for 2015 and an even better 2016 to remain the number one global medical tourism destination.
June 12, 2016
ASEAN promotes ecotourism at seminar

ASEAN promotes ecotourism at seminar

The ASEAN-Korea Center last week held a seminar to explore opportunities and challenges in ecotourism in Southeast Asia, a region that aims to foster sustainable and inclusive travel.
March 17, 2016

Whose healthy ASEAN Community?

Now that the ASEAN Economic Community is underway, we may want to ask whether the process of regional integration bodes well for the realization of “A healthy, caring and sustainable ASEAN Community”, as declared at the last ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting in 2014.