Published: Jul 15, 2019
As the number of elderly people in Thailand continues to rise, Department of Health director-general Dr Panpimol Wipulakorn predicted on Monday that the country would have more than 20.5 million senior citizens by 2040. She therefore instructed all public officials to urgently conduct healthcare promotion to tackle age-induced ailments.
Published: May 13, 2019
ECONOMIC growth is expected to take a heavy hit due to the rising number of the elderly and the country urgently needs to tackle it by cutting in half the number of military personnel, increasing the number of foreign labourers and employing increased automation in production, Somkiat Tangkitvanich, president of Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI), said yesterday.
Published: Jan 24, 2019
To further establish a foothold in the health care market, Thonburi Healthcare Group (THG) has launched Thonburi Bamrungmuang Hospital, a Bt4-billion investment that it said will become a specialised health care centre with a six-star standard of personalised care, equipped with a team of experienced specialists and a comprehensive array of medical technology.