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MHTC Updates

Latest medical and healthcare related news and updates around the globe

August 17, 2017

Destination, Malaysia

August 5, 2017

Medical Tourism: Boost for Forest City

August 5, 2017 – In an effort to market and promote the medical tourism industry in the country, the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) would be […]
August 4, 2017

Government targeting RM2.8 billion medical tourism revenue by 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is targeting to generate revenue of RM2.8 billion by 2020 through the health tourism sector, said Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr […]
August 3, 2017

Health tourism generates economic and job opportunities

KUALA LUMPUR: Health tourism is seen as an industry which boosts the country’s economy as the sector registered a growth of 23 per cent in 2016 […]
July 26, 2017

IJN successfully conducts first total aorta replacement surgery in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Heart Institute (IJN) has once again cemented its role as Malaysia’s leading heart centre by successfully carrying out the first total aorta […]
July 22, 2017

Mahkota Medical Centre gets RM6 million cancer imaging tool

MELAKA: Around 100 000 Malaysians suffer from cancer every year, where it is estimated that one in four people will develop the disease by age 75. […]