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OUTLOOK 2019

Overseas expansion key for healthcare sector in 2019 and beyond: analysts

Having overseas entities will help firms manage in an increasingly competitive medical tourism market

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Clinic and hospital operators told BT that structural factors such as rising affluence and Singapore's ageing population supported demand for health care in the past year, and having overseas entities helped them manage in an increasingly competitive medical tourism market.

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WITH some exceptions, the healthcare sector was not spared the trade tensions and uncertainty that dogged equity markets throughout 2018.

Going forward, cost pressures and macroeconomic headwinds are expected to moderate prospects in 2019, but the long-term view is rosier...

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