Sunday, September 24, 2017

Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism

Medical tourism is top forex earner

DELHI: Medical tourism has been the largest contributor to India’s total health services exports, accounting for 70 per cent of the total revenues of...

Medical tourist arrivals in India up 25%

HYDERABAD: The Indian healthcare sector is witnessing 22-25 per cent growth in medical tourists from across the globe due to its ability to offer...

Lower hospital bills fuel medical tourism

HYDERABAD: India has seen a 166% increase in medical tourism since 2014. According to data recently put out by Union ministry of tourism, the...

Govt mulling introducing wellness and medical tourism policy

DELHI: The Centre is planning to launch a wellness and medical tourism policy on International Yoga Day on June 21 to tap the huge...
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Air India flies 3 Bangladeshi patients ‘free’ for treatment

MUMBAI: In a charitable gesture, national carrier Air India flew, free of charge, three young Bangladeshi muscular dystrophy patients along with three of their...
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Ayurveda therapies pull visitors to Kerala stall in Moscow

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala Tourism pavilion at the 24th edition of Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT) at the Expocentre in Moscow presented a...

Air ambulance crash-lands in Thailand, pilot dead

DELHI: An air ambulance from India has crash-landed en route to Bangkok, killing the pilot and injuring two doctors of Gurgaon’s Medanta Hospital. The plane...

India has potential to be medical tourism hub: Naqvi

MUMBAI: India has the potential to become a medical tourism hub and the Modi government has taken several measures including making the health services...

‘Need medical tourism to retain foreign tourists’

PANAJI: The ex-president of Goa Travel and Tourism Association, Francisco Braganca, on Saturday said foreign tourist arrivals have become stagnant in the State over...
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EgyptAir ferries ‘Fattest woman’ for surgery in India

CAIRO: The head of the Egyptian national airline, EgyptAir, says the company has transported a 500kg woman in a cargo plane to India for...