Germany: Fresenius looks forward to 2019

Fresenius has reported a steady first quarter after a challenging 2018 for the German healthcare group. Net income was up 3% to €465m (US$521.1m) on...

India: A new suitor for Medall Healthcare

The Indian healthcare space remains the one to watch. China’s Fosun International group is looking to acquire Medall Healthcare, which runs a chain of...

China: Tencent continues healthcare investment offensive

China’s internet giant Tencent is continuing its scattergun investment within healthcare, leading the US$7.4m Series A funding for QTC Care, a platform dedicated to...

Netherlands: Philips confirms full year sales growth of 4-6%

Dutch health tech company Philips has reported underwhelming first quarter figures, although chief executive Frans van Houten confirmed that it remained on target for 6%...

Singapore: Q1 profits slump at Raffles Medical

First quarter profits have slumped at Raffles Medical Group (RMG), the largest private medical group practice in Singapore, thanks to startup costs in China. Profits...