Mar 23, 2021 01:30 PM IST
Foreign tourist arrivals in India for medical purposes are up over six times over the past decade ending 2019.
- Dec 20, 2020 07:38 PM IST
Prahlad Patel said the aim is to ensure that foreign nationals seeking medical treatment in India can arrive here with their own insurance which would be recognised by all health centres here.
- Sep 27, 2020 12:00 PM IST
While there is easing out of the lockdown, it will take government level discussions to help bring patients in for treatment, Sangita Reddy added.
- Mar 20, 2020 10:28 AM IST
The tourism and hospitality sector that is in need of financial assistance is less likely to find any favour from the banking sector as the past record of the hospitality sector is riddled with loan defaults.
- Nov 14, 2019 07:48 PM IST
As per the report titled ‘India: Building Best Practices in Healthcare Services Globally 2019’, the country is one of the preferred destinations for MVT, occupying the fifth position among 41 major medical tourism destinations as per Medical Tourism Index Overall ranking, 2016.
- Jun 25, 2019 08:15 PM IST
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Patel said the number of such tourists was 2,33,918 in 2015 and 4,27,014 in 2016.
- Aug 12, 2017 09:32 AM IST
Over 70 countries and 600 buyers from Africa, the Middle-East, Europe, the US, the UK, and Asia are set to take part in the event. The summit is meant to promote India as a premier global healthcare destination and streamline healthcare services export.
- Mar 09, 2015 10:01 PM IST
Chennai's healthcare industry is cheering the higher visa-on-arrival limit proposed by the Finance Minister in this year's Budget. This city's booming medical tourism industry seems confident that the move will boost its prospects in the months to come, reports CNBC-TV18 Jude Sannith.
- Oct 04, 2011 01:50 PM IST
It is one of Asia's fastest growing industries and shows no signs of losing steam even as the global economy wobbles.
- Aug 05, 2011 03:18 PM IST
Market size of the Indian medical tourism sector is likely to more than double to Rs 10,800 crore by 2015 from Rs 4,500 crore at present, industry, chamber Assocham today said in its study.