IMMUNISATION DROPS INCIDENCE OF HEPATITIS IN QATAR

DOHA, July 29 (Bernama) — Qatar’s health immunisation programme and awareness campaign on Hepatitis have helped prevent the spread of disease and a marked decline in the rate of incidence, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported a senior medical consultant as saying on Tuesday. Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) Infectious Diseases Unit Senior Consultant, Dr Hussam Al […]

S KOREA DECLARES DE FACTO END TO MERS OUTBREAK

SEOUL, July 28 (Bernama) — Prime Minster Hwang Kyo-ahn Tuesday declared a de facto end to the outbreak of MERS which has claimed 36 lives in the country since May, reports South Korea’s Yonhap news agency. The number of people diagnosed with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has remained flat at 186 for the past 23 […]

VIETNAM:SATELLITE HOSPITALS STEM THE TIDE

HANOI, July 25 (Bernama) — Nearly 40 per cent of provincial satellite hospitals have reported a decrease in the number of patients being transferred to higher-level hospitals for treatment, helping to lift the burden on central hospitals that has been weighing them down for decades, reports Vietnam News Agency (VNA). The figure was released at […]

AFFIN HWANG ASSET MANAGEMENT’S PARTNER STILL OPTIMISTIC ON CHINA MARKET

By Mohd Khairi Idham Amran KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 (Bernama) — Affin Hwang Asset Management Bhd’s partner, Value Partners Group Ltd, is still optimistic on the China market to provide long-term returns despite the world’s second largest economy seeing its super-normal growth starting to fade away. Hong Kong-based Value Partners recently collaborated with Affin Hwang […]