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Healthcare firms weather crisis with overseas presences, more services

With medical tourism at a standstill, analysts see companies adapting through foreign operations, online services and collaboration agreements

Medical tourism, once booming in the region, had come to a standstill as borders remained shut to overseas visitors seeking medical treatment.


PENANG had in August barred entry for overseas visitors seeking medical treatment in a bid to contain the novel coronavirus following the arrival of three Indonesian patients seeking medical treatment at private hospitals. (see Amendment Note)...

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