Indian healthcare sector

India short of 500,000 doctors, bodies on shoulders reminders of health crisis

India is short of nearly 500,000 doctors, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) norm of 1:1,000 population, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of government data.

Sep 01, 2016, 15:25 PM IST

'Policy, infrastructure main hurdles in Indian pharma R&D'

The Indian healthcare sector has tripled in size in the last decade from USD 23 billion in 2002 to USD 70 billion today.

Jun 20, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

NMC Group plans to invest Rs 500 crore in Indian healthcare sector

Abu Dhabi-based New Medical Centre group plans to invest Rs 500 crore in healthcare sector in India, company's Chief Executive Officer B R Shetty has said.

Apr 03, 2013, 12:32 PM IST

Fortis Healthcare names former NOL exec as COO

Fortis Healthcare, India's group controlled by billionaire brothers Malvinder and Shivinder Singh, said it has appointed former president of APL, the container shipping arm of Neptune Orient Lines, as its chief operating officer.

Sep 12, 2011, 11:14 AM IST