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Reversing Indonesia’s medical travel flow

16 September, 2020

Can Indonesia develop medical tourism at home?

Kenya outbound medical travel

16 September, 2020

Bill regulates referrals of Kenyan patients abroad

Czech Republic health tourism stimulus

16 September, 2020

€38m funding for Czech health tourism industry

Jordan welcomes international tourists

07 July, 2020

Jordan allows medical travel from qualified countries

Thailand opens for medical travellers

07 July, 2020

Strict tests required for inbound patients to Thailand


Go Safe for Abu Dhabi

08 September, 2020

UAE capital certification to encourage tourism

Airport Health Accreditation

08 September, 2020

New global accreditation from Airports Council International Europe

Kuwait’s 5 phase reopening

08 September, 2020

100% flight capacity to Kuwait by Aug 2021

Thailand tourism plans

08 September, 2020

Safe and Sealed plan for Thailand tourists

World’s first global hygiene stamp

08 September, 2020

More countries awarded WTTC stamp

Accreditation for hotels with medical travellers

08 September, 2020

New GBAC and GHA accreditation programme

Ireland opens to some countries

08 September, 2020

No quarantine for some visitors to Ireland

Malaysia medical tourism risks

02 September, 2020

COVID-19 uptick threatens medical travel to Malaysia

Hungary and Ukraine close borders

02 September, 2020

European medical travel halted

Outbound medical travel from China

02 September, 2020

Where can a Chinese medical tourist go?

Costa Rica tourism hopes

02 September, 2020

Costa Rica reopens 1 September

Medical travel certification for Thailand hospital

27 August, 2020

Bumrungrad achieves GHA's COVID-19 Certification

Sri Lanka Safe Travel stamp

25 August, 2020

Sri Lanka is safe, but no visits allowed

Dominica open to health tourism

25 August, 2020

Tourists from all countries welcome in Dominica

India medical travel sector: slow progress

25 August, 2020

Indian government unconvinced about medical travellers


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IMTJ Medical Travel Summit 2021

03 September, 2021