UAE: NMC Healthcare signs US$80m Murabaha facility

NMC Healthcare, the largest healthcare provider in the United Arab Emirates, has signed a US$80m one-year revolving syndicated Murabaha facility. The facility will be utilised...

Belgium: Agfa-Gavaert to sell hospital IT and integrated care businesses

Belgian-German multinational Agfa-Gavaert has said that it intends to sell part of its healthcare business, in all likelihood the hospital IT and integrated care...

Singapore: Startup costs continue to weigh on HMI

Third quarter results at SGX-listed but Malaysian-focused private healthcare provider Health Management International (HMI) have been hit by startup costs at its ambulatory care...

China: Stellar debut for SoYoung

Shares in Beijing-based SoYoung, China’s largest online medical aesthetic marketplace, had a stellar debut on Nasdaq yesterday. The shares traded up 32%. At one point...

Thailand: Ramkhamhaeng sale boosts BDMS profits

Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS), the largest private hospital operator in Thailand, has reported a 189% bump in Q1 profits thanks to the divestment...

Sweden: Medicover reports strong growth for Q1

Swedish healthcare and diagnostics provider Medicover has reported strong growth for the first quarter of the year. Revenues were up 23.3% to €199.7m (US$223.3m). “We...

Germany: Rhön-Klinikum reports “pleasing results” for Q1

German hospital group Rhön-Klinikum has reported what it calls “pleasing results” for the first quarter of the year. Although profits dropped 14.4% to €8.9m (US$10m),...

Germany: Alloheim acquires Pro Talis Gruppe

Nordic Capital-owned Alloheim, Germany’s second-largest nursing home operator, has acquired Meppen-based care operator Pro Talis Gruppe. Financial terms have not been disclosed. Pro Talis operates...

Singapore: ISEC shines with 6% rise in Q1 profits

First quarter results have proved difficult for a couple of healthcare companies in Singapore, although ISEC Healthcare has posted a 6% rise in profits. Women’s...

Georgia: GHG reports strong Q1 figures

Private healthcare service Georgia Healthcare Group (GHG) has published its first quarter figures, showing a strong growth. Profits were up 14.1% to GEL18.3m (US$6.8m) on...