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Viable new cancer treatment options are emerging

Viable new cancer treatment options are emerging

The incidence of cancer in Hong Kong has continued to rise by 2 to 3 percent a year, with the number of new diagnosed cases reaching a new high of 29,618 in 2014. The top five types of cancer in descending order involve the large bowel, lung, breast, liver and prostate. Cancer has been established [...]
Hong Kong opens VIP cancer care center

Hong Kong opens VIP cancer care center

Citibank Tower (second from left) houses the Hong Kong Integrated Oncology Center. Photo: Bloomberg A cancer-care center has opened at Citibank Tower, a 50-floor skyscraper in Hong Kong’s Central business district. Equipped with biopsy facilities, body scanners, and quiet “VIP” chemotherapy rooms, it is the first of a string of such facilities that TE Asia [...]
Private hospitals emerge as new source of demand

Private hospitals emerge as new source of demand

In-town clinics and treatment centres underpin call for commercial and industrial properties Private hospitals have emerged as a new source of tenants in commercial and industrial properties in Hong Kong as they expand their services by setting up “off-hospital” clinics and treatment centres, property consultants say. “Increasing demand from mainlanders is one of the key [...]
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