Industry Updates

Latest medical and healthcare related news and updates around the globe


February 23, 2017

Medical Tourism Investment in Malaysia

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng wants to make Penang into a medical city. Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng wants to make Penang into a […]
February 9, 2017

Outlook of medical tourism sector expected to be positive

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 ― The outlook of Malaysia’s medical tourism industry is expected to be positive in the long term with the burgeoning demand for […]
February 9, 2017

Medical Tourism: The Benefits of Seeking Healthcare Abroad

By some estimates, nearly 1 million Americans every year seek healthcare treatments provided by professionals outside the United States. I have had the pleasure, over the past […]
February 1, 2017

Malaysia a major draw for healthcare travellers

PETALING JAYA: International tourists are coming to Malaysia on medical tourism junkets, lured by high-quality yet affordable healthcare and the good climate. “It’s more lucrative than […]
January 13, 2017

China agencies promoting Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: From fishing trips to tropi­cal island paradises, tour agencies in China are promoting Malaysia even harder with news that tourists from the republic are […]
January 11, 2017

Penang eyes RM1 billion investment in healthcare

GEORGE TOWN: With Malaysia emerging as the number one country in the world for healthcare, the Penang government is working to secure RM1 billion in investments […]
January 9, 2017

Penang named 2nd top tourist destination for 2017 by CNN

GEORGE TOWN: Penang’s tourism industry received a major boost in the New Year when it was named one of the 17 best places to visit in […]
January 6, 2017

Jom! Top 10 destinations in Asia

Here are top 10 destinations in Asia that are fast gaining interest and popularity among the TripAdvisor community of travellers 1. Kuching, Malaysia A trip to […]
January 5, 2017
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January 5, 2017

4 Countries With The Best Healthcare In The World

December 30, 2016

The 10 Hottest Travel Destinations of 2017

Last year, savvy travellers flocked to Rio for the Olympics; Cuba, because they could; and America’s national parks, to celebrate the 100th birthday of the natural […]
December 21, 2016

Sabah builds reputation as medical hub for respiratory diseases