14.02.13 Life Science sector in Ireland
Ireland has secured a global leadership position in the Life Sciences Industry. Four decades of continuous investment has made Ireland one of the chosen investment locations for multinational life sciences companies, as well as ensuring the development of a strong indigenous Life Sciences sector.
05.02.13 Healthcare sector in Spain
Despite the current financial difficulties Spain continues to be a large market for healthcare products and services. Budget constraints have, however, opened up new opportunities for UK firms.
Between 2012 and 2013, 11 new public sector hospitals worth USD 2 billion will be tendered in Chile, in a process offering opportunities for their design and for build operate transfer contracts.
30.01.13 Life Sciences sector in Portugal
While the Portuguese National Healthcare System (SNS) faces major restructuring, opportunities arise for suppliers of cost saving solutions, with local players very open to international partnerships.
Pharmaceutical industry, one of the most dynamic and powerful sectors in Bangladesh, is technologically the most developed manufacturing industries and is the second-largest contributor to the government exchequer.
The Emerging Europe region, comprising 10 markets and 110 million consumers, offers extensive opportunities across the life sciences sector. The markets are low-risk, close to home with considerable long-term growth potential for UK businesses.
15.01.13 The Healthcare Sector in Germany
Latest overview of market potential
07.01.13 Healthcare Sector in France
In 2011, the total for French health expenditure reached €240.3 billion, representing 12% of GDP. This puts France in second place internationally after the USA for large countries (population 64.5m).
21.11.12 Healthcare sector in Thailand
Thailand had a population of 69.51 million at the end of 2011. Life expectancy has risen to 71 years for men and 77 years for women. With a population growth rate around 0.4%, Thailand is facing an aging society. The proportion of the population above 60 years old is expected to reach 17.51% in 2020.
02.10.12 Healthcare Sector in Singapore
Singapore’s medical standards are among the highest in Asia and it is widely acknowledged as a regional centre for medical excellence.