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Korea is ageing faster than any other country

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22-Jul-14 Korea is one of the most rapidly ageing countries - currently it has the third lowest dependency ratio (economically active people per elderly person) of 5.26, behind only Mexico and Chile, but this will jump to only 1.96 by 2036 - the fifth highest - with huge implications for healthcare and all aspects of medtech.

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India to set up e-health regulator

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04-Jun-14 India's Ministry of Health is hoping to achieve remote consultation, diagnosis and treatment through tele-medicine, and facilitate collaboration and co-operation among healthcare providers, with a new e-health authority to ensure that electronic health record guidelines are adhered to.

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Thailand's medical tourism crown at risk

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24-May-14 Thailand is in danger of losing its position as the world's top destination for medical tourism if foreign patients looking for low-cost, quality healthcare are scared off by the ongoing political unrest, especially at a time of growing competition from Korea and the Philippines.

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Policyholders to pay more for coverage in Malaysia

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20-Apr-14 Faced with higher claims, many health insurance companies in Malaysia are increasing their charges and premiums by up to 20%, as private medical costs increase by up to a government-imposed ceiling of 14%. Medical and health insurance is projected to grow as demand increases in line with the country’s development as a medical hub.

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Meet us at CMEF

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1-Apr-14 Global Growth Markets management and analysts will be at the China Medical Equipment Fair in Shenzhen, 17-20th April 2014. If you would like a private presentation of some of our latest research findings, or to discuss how we can help you expand your business, contact us now to book a meeting.

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