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May 25, 2017

Researchers at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have developed an air purification system that removes up to 99.999 per cent of airborne bacteria and viruses, including influenza (H1N1, H3N2), EV71 and MERS-Cov (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus) that had caused hundreds of...

May 16, 2017

16 May 2017 – The eighth HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the Hong Kong Medical and Healthcare Device Industries Association (...

May 11, 2017

Advancements over the past two decades have helped technology adapt to the needs of people with disabilities. According to a report, there are over 650 million disabled individuals in Asia and the Pacific. These individuals are benefiting from the discovery that programmable technology has facile capacity to...

Apr 26, 2017

Singapore 25 April – On World Malaria Day, the Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) affirmed their conviction that malaria can be eliminated in Asia and the Pacific by 2030.

Over the past 15 years, driven by the Millennium Development Goals, Asia and the Pacific countries reduced the number of...

Apr 26, 2017

Marked on 24-30 April 2017, World Immunisation Week raises awareness about the importance of vaccines in protecting people against disease and the role of immunization in achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. This year is also represents half of the way through the Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP),...

Apr 17, 2017

SYDNEY, Australia and SEOUL, Korea - Asia Pacific specialist CRO Novotech announced today it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with South Korea's largest medical institution - The Asan Medical Center's (AMC) Clinical Trial Center. The MOU formalises Novotech's relationship with the internationally-...

Apr 11, 2017

(10 April 2017, Hong Kong) Union Medical Healthcare Limited ("Union Medical Healthcare" or the "Company"; together with its subsidiaries, the "Group", SEHK stock code: 2138), a leading aesthetic medical service provider in Hong Kong, is pleased to announce today that based on the latest assessment by the Board with...

Mar 31, 2017

Dubai – United Arab Emirates,29th of March 2017: The 17th edition of the Dubai Derma Conference and Exhibition concluded today after three days of great success that has witnessed the participation of 15,000 visitors and participants over the scope of the 3 days.

Mar 08, 2017

Dubai – United Arab Emirates,8th of March 2017: The 22nd edition of DUPHAT Conference and Exhibition continued on its second day at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre with a remarkable participation of 1200 students from 50 universities, pharmaceutical colleges, and 25 schools in the...

Feb 21, 2017

Malaysia is set to welcome around one million health travelers in 2017, up from 860,000 last year, and generate respective revenue of $292 million, up 30 per cent compared with 2016, the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) says.

Indonesia remains the top revenue contributor, accounting for 70 per cent...

Feb 09, 2017

(8 February, 2017, Hong Kong) Fullshare Holdings Limited ("Fullshare Holdings" or the "Company"; SEHK stock code: 607, together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"), is pleased to announce that on 6 February 2017, the Company entered into a term sheet with the vendors in relation to the possible acquisition of the...

Feb 09, 2017

Dubai --(ASIA TODAY)-- United Arab Emirates, 8th of February 2017: AEEDC Dubai Conference and Exhibition continued on its 2nd day at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre with a number of scientific activities that have attracted a huge number of dental students, dental specialists, industry...

Jan 31, 2017

London – United Kingdom, January 31st 2017: Through their meeting which was held in London lately, the Anti-Smoking International Alliance board members issued a resolution confirming Dubai as the official headquarters for the Alliance. This office will cover all anti-smoking activities and initiatives held in the...

Jan 11, 2017

If you're looking to further your career in your chosen field or even want to make a change, then getting an MBA makes perfect sense. Not only will an MBA help you to achieve a promotion in your current company, but it will also open the doors to additional job opportunities and a substantial increase in salary....

Jan 04, 2017

By 2025, regional dynamics will end up altering global healthcare in a variety of ways. Take North America, which is currently the biggest healthcare market in the world, and Europe, which is the second biggest healthcare market. These two markets are expected to change, with one market in another part of the world...

Dec 30, 2016

A multinational study led by the Faculty of Medicine of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has led to new treatment paradigm for epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutated lung cancer. For patients whose cancer genes further mutate and develop resistance after first-line EGFR targeted therapy, the new...

Dec 23, 2016

Dubai– United Arab Emirates, 23rd of December 2016: INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions --(ASIA TODAY)-- member of INDEX Holding announced the 1st edition of Men’s Health Congress that will be taking place from 13th to 15th of December 2017 at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center.

Dec 16, 2016

(15 December 2016, Hong Kong) UMP Healthcare Holdings Limited ("UMP" or the "Group"; Hong Kong stock code: 722) today announced that it has entered into a series of agreements with NWS Holdings Limited ("NWS Holdings"; Hong Kong stock code: 659) and Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Limited ("CTFE") to speed up UMP's...

Dec 12, 2016

December 10 2016, Hong Kong - On the morning of 10 December 2016, Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical (Group) Co., Ltd. ("Fosun Pharma", stock code: 600196.SH, 02196.HK) held Fosun Pharma & Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Strategic Cooperation Press Conference and Artificial Intelligence-assisted Precision Medicine Summit...

Dec 08, 2016

(Dec 8, 2016, Xi'an) Groundbreaking ceremony of International Land Port Hospital ("ILP Hospital"), a new branch of the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi'an Jiaotong University, was held in Xi'an City.

Nov 19, 2016

With the advance of medical technology, physicians need to communicate not only with patients but also with engineers. The definition of “professional" now includes being able to apply new technologies and keep up with technological progress.

The high-speed 3D printer makes a roaring sound as anatomic models...

Nov 15, 2016

Dubai --(ASIA TODAY)-- United Arab Emirates, 15th of November 2016: Organized by INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions, and supported by the Radiology Society of the Emirates, the 1st edition of the Annual Radiology Meeting in UAE concluded its activities today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre “ADNEC”, with...

Nov 08, 2016

BANGKOK, 8 November 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- Ashland will showcase the company’s new brand strategy and identity to the personal care industry at the in-cos Asia show. Through several new initiatives the company demonstrates how they have solved customers’ most complex problems by enabling them to amplify the efficacy...