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Medical tourism eyed to revive Indonesia’s tourism sector

The Indonesian government is planning to develop medical tourism in the country so as to revive the pandemic-hit tourism sector, while at the same...

Wellness tune-up

The pursuit of comfort, rehabilitation and mental healing is expected to dominate consumer demand emerging post-lockdown, and properties in Asia are responding to this call for wellness. TTG Asia rounds up some of the newest finds.

Ready for revival

The pandemic has snuffed out the medical tourism boom in South-east Asia, leaving the once-thriving sector ailing. TTG Asia reporters examine how the industry is fighting to nurse the sector back to financial health.

Malaysian healthcare providers take consultations online to reverse medical tourism slump

Malaysia’s medical travel sector is turning to tele-consultation and digital services to provide continuity in foreign patient care as travel restrictions suppress medical tourist...

Getting back on track

The pandemic has brought about a renewed focus on wellness, alongside newfound demands for secluded, sanitised stays. Anne Somanas delves into how Thai luxury hoteliers are realigning their strategies to suit the future

Minor Hotels signs medical wellness retreat in Bangkok

Minor Hotels has partnered with Thai developer M.K. Real Estate Development and VitalLife Scientific Wellness Centre, a subsidiary of Bumrungrad International Hospital, to launch...

Entry ban needs rethink, say Penang medical tourism players

Penang medical service providers are urging the Malaysian government to rethink its blanket ban on incoming travellers from a number of ‘high-risk’ countries –...

Thailand gears up to reopen to medical tourists

Despite the recent ruckus over two imported coronavirus cases that riled up Thailand’s local population, the Thai government has confirmed it will move ahead...

Malaysia eases restrictions on medical, education tourism

Malaysia will partially reopen its borders to allow medical tourists to enter the country, while permitting its citizens to leave the country for medical,...

Minor Hotels brings Swiss medical aesthetics to Thailand

Minor Hotels has entered into a partnership with Clinique La Prairie to operate the Swiss health clinic's first aesthetics and medical spa outside of...

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