Strategic vision, new policies for prevention-oriented healthcare

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government has announced policies that promote primary healthcare development at all levels of the health system in the 2022 Policy Address. Some notable announcements include the establishment of the Primary Healthcare Authority at the governance level for coordination; the enhancement of the existing Elderly Health Care Voucher Scheme to […]

The Executive Talk by ShareInvestor: Rojukiss International PCL (SET: KISS)

BANGKOK, Nov 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Rojukiss International PCL (SET: KISS) Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Worrawan Chaikamnerd provided an admirable interview regarding her business strategy under the tough timing caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and the company’s core vision reflecting future growth. Rojukiss International PCL Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Worrawan Chaikamnerd […]

Aussie study shows role of IgA antibody in neutralizing COVID

Staff check a client at a drive-through COVID-19 testing clinic at Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia on Jan 8, 2022. (MARK BAKER / AP) SYDNEY / MANILA / HANOI / SINGAPORE / YANGON / VIENTIANE – Immunoglobulin A (IgA) contributed to the neutralizing antibody response of wild-type COVID-19 virus, according to an Australian study published in the Clinical and Translational […]

Malaysian Genomics Signs Agreement with National Institutes of Health to Explore Research Opportunities

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Oct 12, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – MGRC Therapeutics Sdn Bhd (MGRC-T), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (Bursa: MGRC, 0155), a leading genomics and biopharmaceutical specialist, has entered into a cooperation agreement with the National Institutes of Health, Malaysia (NIH), providing a framework for collaboration between […]

ClinicalSquared Partners with Solve.Care to Create Web3 Health Networks on the Blockchain

Washington, D.C., Oct 12, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Solve.Care (, a healthcare platform company that leverages blockchain to deliver better care and ClinicalSquared (, a multi-disciplinary technology consulting company specializing in custom software development, today announced that they have joined forces to create Web3 health networks on the Solve.Care Platform. The announcement […]

Japan approves Pfizer COVID jab for use with young children

A medical worker fills a syringe with a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine, at Tokyo Medical Center in Tokyo, Japan February 17, 2021. (BEHROUZ MEHRI / POOL VIA REUTERS) SINGAPORE / HANOI / MANILA / ISLAMABAD / YANGON / TOKYO – A Japanese health ministry panel on Wednesday recommended approving Pfizer Inc's COVID-19 vaccine for children as […]

EC Healthcare Acquires Multi-Disciplinary Healthcare Services Chain in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Oct 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong*, is pleased to announce that the Group and the Seller enters into a sale and purchase agreement […]

Australia announces US$941m in additional COVID-19 funding

Medical staff transport a patient from the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Melbourne on Oct 9, 2021, as Victoria state recorded 1965 new COVID-19 cases, its highest daily infection number since the start of the pandemic, putting more pressure on the state's struggling health system. (WILLIAM WEST / AFP) HANOI / MANILA / SINGAPORE / YANGON / CANBERRA / WELLINGTON / […]