France: Ramsay Générale de Santé changes name

Following its US$897.5 million takeover of Swedish healthcare group Capio in November last year, Ramsay Générale de Santé is to change its name to...

Saudi Arabia: MEAHCO inks R350m loans

The Middle East Healthcare Company (MEAHCO), which owns and operates the Saudi German Hospitals, has signed Shariah-compliant loans with Emirates NBD and Bank Albilad...

Israel: Accelmed sets up healthtech venture capital fund

Accelmed, a group of funds investing in medical device and digital health companies, plans to raise US$100m for its Accelmed Ventures II venture capital...

Kuwait: Home healthcare provider to boost Kuwait healthcare

Home healthcare provider Manzil Healthcare Services and Kuwait Life Sciences Company (KLSC) plan to develop healthcare services for an ageing population. Through a partnership, they...

India: Paras Healthcare moves into Rajasthan

Paras Healthcare has acquired JK Hospital, Udaipur, from Fortis Healthcare for US$36m to establish a presence in Rajasthan. Renamed, Paras JK Hospital, it is a...

Hong Kong: EuroEyes raises HK$594m in IPO

German eye clinic group EuroEyes has raised HK$594m (US$76m) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange after pricing its initial public offering at HK$7.50. It is...

Spain: IVI-RMA mandates Morgan Stanley for sale

Morgan Stanley has been mandated to sell IVI-RMA Global (IVI-RMA), the largest medical group in the world specialising in assisted reproductive technologies. Reuters last week...

Romania: Medlife signs €90m syndicated loan

MedLife, the largest private medical operator in Romania, has successfully signed a €90m (US$98.8m) syndicated facility. It includes an amendment and an increase of...

Singapore: Verita Healthcare inks JV with Minor Group

Following its S$17m (US$12.3m) acquisition last month by healthcare group Accrelist, aesthetic treatment clinic Verita Healthcare has entered into a joint venture with Minor...

Germany: Hospitals in Germany remain under pressure

German public, private and non-profit-making hospitals remain under financial pressure and their economic situation has deteriorated, according to a hospital benchmarking study conducted by...