Industry Updates

Latest medical and healthcare related news and updates around the globe


July 6, 2019

Malaysia SME: Malaysia A World Class Healthcare

June 4, 2019

Malaysia banks on quality, affordable healthcare treatment to lure Bruneians

Private hospitals and healthcare facilities in Malaysia saw a 11% increase in Bruneian patients last year, in what has become a RM$1.5 billion industry to the […]
June 4, 2019

Sabah eyes medical tourism with proposed health tourism council

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will mull a proposal to set up a health tourism council that is meant to propel Sabah as a medical tourism destination. Deputy […]
June 1, 2019

Number of Bangladeshis travelling to Malaysia up by 34.2pc

(MENAFN – Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka: A total of 150,054 Bangladeshis travelled to Malaysia in 2018, which was 34.2 per cent over the previous year’s figures. This […]
May 31, 2019

Women-only trips and Chinese millennials drive wellness tourism growth across Asia

As we recently reported, Asia-Pacific travellers are now searching for health and wellness products during their travels, making Asia one of the largest wellness tourism markets. A study […]
May 29, 2019

【顾名思医】优质水平价格低廉 大马医疗旅游占优势

医疗旅游(Medical Tourism)近年来迅速崛起,成为全球增长最快,收益庞大的一个新产业。提起医疗旅游,你脑海中会浮现哪个国家?美国?韩国?泰国?日本?然而,你也许不知道,马来西亚也是享誉全球的医疗旅游首选地之一!
May 21, 2019

KPJ sees better turnaround for its Indonesia operations

KPJ Healthcare Bhd (May 21, 93.5 sen) Downgrade to hold with a lower target price (TP) of RM1: While KPJ finally charted a strong recovery in […]
May 17, 2019

PCMC diiktiraf antara 10 hospital terbaik dunia

May 15, 2019

Aviation Interview with Sherene Azli

Summaries Sherene Azli is passionate in working towards the rise of the healthcare travel industry in Malaysia. Since her appointment in 2015, Sherene has worked tirelessly […]
May 6, 2019

Malaysia plans to expand healthcare business in Bangladesh: Nik Yazmin -The Asian Age

Malaysia plans to increase its healthcare market penetration in those countries while aggressively raising the country’s profile in developmental markets in Bangladesh. In an interview with […]
May 3, 2019

Malaysia’s medical tourism on a high

The Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) is targeting several new ASEAN markets and the Middle East as it continues to establish Malaysia as a leading global […]
April 25, 2019

Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council expands horizons with Flywire through MoU

KUALA LUMPUR, 24 APRIL 2019 – Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) announces their partnership with Flywire through a Memorandum of Understanding. The MoU signifies the intended […]