The company has launched its 'AXR Point' scanning confocal microscope that has the capability to provide a field of view of 25mm in one single shot thereby helping researchers to generate most accurate statistical data while imaging, Nikon India said in a statement.
Dhanani, the founder of Bengaluru based technology innovation company, feels India's potential of technological growth in healthcare sector completely untapped.
Narendra Modi was speaking after the inauguration of A M Naik Healthcare Complex and Nirali Hospital here built by a trust headed by group chairman of engineering conglomerate Larsen and Toubro's A M Naik.
The subsidiary, Adani Health Ventures Limited, will carry out the business of healthcare-related activities including the setting up of medical and diagnostic facilities, an exchange filing said.
Given the strong economic recovery, which has resulted in robust revenue collections, Singh thinks that government has enough elbow room to provide for higher capex growth and social sector spending like employment guarantee and cash transfer schemes.
Max plans to invest almost $450 million over four years. Low debt and annualised cash flows of $150 million can fund the capex
In the previous year's Budget, healthcare sector came up as a major winner. Giving top priority to health and well-being, the government increased the allocation to the sector by a whooping 137 percent to Rs 2.23 lakh crore.
Manipal Hospitals, which is now the second largest healthcare chain in the country thanks to two vital acquisitions, will deepen its presence in existing geographies and enter new territories.
Prime Minister Modi thanked the medical fraternity for their ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, and claimed that his government is committed towards the protection and welfare of doctors.
The domestic pharma industry is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 8-11 percent during FY 2020-2023.
Nirmala Sitharaman claimed that the government has decided to give a "greater impetus" to the economy through the Union Budget.
FM Nirmala Sitharaman, while announcing the allocation, said "health and wellbeing" is one of the pillars on which the Union Budget 2021 rests.
To boost investments in the sector, in addition to the viability gap funding already announced, tax incentives for private sector investments in modernising medical facilities and developing greenfield hospitals will be a welcome step.
Industry players also expect more partnerships in the new year between public and private sector in the healthcare space, which they feel is 'under-invested'.
The Union minister of State for Health and Family Welfare was addressing the gathering at 9th Indian Organ Donation Day celebrations by the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO) under the aegis of the Health Ministry.
The bill provides for setting up of an Allied and Healthcare Council of India and corresponding State Allied and Healthcare Councils, which will play the role of a standard-setter and facilitator for such professions, an official statement stated.
The moves of the pharmaceutical pricing watchdog does not come as a surprise and culminates a drawn out process that was initiated two years ago after allegations by political parties of unethical marketing practices and an alleged nexus between manufacturers and doctors.
The Kolkata-based firm, better known for FMCG products and cigarettes, is seeking approval from shareholders through a special resolution to alter its Memorandum of Association in order to be able to foray into the healthcare sector.
Quoting the World Bank reports in a lecture at BioAsia, he said though the infant mortality rate has come down, India missed the 'Millennium Development Goals'.
Healthcare is currently exempted from service tax and a similar dispensation should continue even after the implementation of the GST regime at least for 10 year.
The company, which operates in the country through a wholly-owned arm, Indian Health Organisation (IHO), today launched a 'Classic Family Consultation' membership offering facilities such as unlimited tele-consultation with doctors and ten free doctor consultation vouchers which can be utilised at top hospitals and clinics.
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Dubai-based Aster DM Healthcare plans to invest around Rs 600 crore over the next three years in various Kerala-based projects including a new 500 bed super-speciality hospital in Thiruvananthapuram
The CII-KPMG 'The Indian services sector: Poised for global ascendancy' report launched at the second edition of Global Exhibition on Services (GES) said that healthcare sector is forecast to reach USD 160 billion in 2017, accounting for about 4.2 percent of GDP.
KPMG has come out with post budget sectoral point of view report on Healthcare