Germany: UKSH completes first stage of PPP project

After four years of construction, the new main building at University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH) in Kiel is complete. It is the largest public-private partnership...

Singapore: Nova Satra takes over Inex Innovations Exchange

Singapore molecular diagnostics group Nova Satra has taken over Inex Innovations Exchange to create Inex Innovate in a US$72m deal. The combined company will...

New Zealand: Despite staff shortages, demand for aged care continues

Oceania Healthcare has obtained resource consent from Auckland Council for its development at Waimarie Street in St Heliers, Auckland. New Zealand’s third largest residential aged...

UAE: Demand for orthopaedic services on the rise

Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, has said that more than 200,000 patients have sought treatment across its orthopaedic...

India: Manipal’s acquisition of Medanta falls through

In a sector that is rapidly consolidating and which was one of the biggest ticket deals on the block, the apparent collapse of Manipal’s...

India: Doxper raises US$4m Series A

Mumbai-based health-tech startup Doxper has raised US$4m in Series A funding. The round was led by healthcare investment company Alkemi Venture Partners. Rainforest Venture Network,...

Romania: Regina Maria buys Baia Mare clinic

Regina Maria, the second-largest private healthcare provider in Romania, is to acquire Clinica Somesan medical centre in Baia Mare. Financial terms have not been...

Romania: Metallica donates to first paediatric oncology hospital

US heavy metal band Metallica has donated €250,000 (US$280,000) to the endowment of the first Paediatric Oncology and Radiotherapy Hospital in Romania. Construction of the...

China: Private Doctor goes live

Ping An Good Doctor, China’s biggest online health care platform, has officially launched Ping An Good Doctor – Private Doctor. On the first day, it...

Australia: AI partnership to look at brain aneurysms

Fujitsu Australia, GE Healthcare, Macquarie University and Macquarie Medical Imaging are to collaborate to diagnose and monitor brain aneurysms on scans faster and more...