The healthcare industry is one of the largest and fastest growing industries globally. By 2040, the World Economic Forum (WEF) predicts that USD 25 trillion will be spent on healthcare up from US$ 11.9 trillion in 2018. Market consensus...
The Covid-19 pandemic has raised questions about mental health as a result of lock-down as well as the physical damage caused by the disease itself. This has been exacerbated due to the lack of access to in-person therapy and...
When Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, announced a Covid-19 track and trace system could be up and running by 1 June, health workers warned of a second wave should the system fail. James Brokenshire, junior Interior Minister in charge of...
Tobacco giant British American Tobacco Plc's biotech subsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing, has developed an experimental COVID-19 vaccine where pre-clinical tests showed positive responses and the first phase of human trials could begin as early as late June. Drug makers around...
New global figures reported this week, together with the recent outbreak in Italy, indicate it is increasingly difficult to contain the Coronavirus. Investors have been digesting the impact of Coronavirus for over a month, hoping it would be contained,...
After 70 years the NHS now represents an organisation that has 1 million patient interactions every day, is the largest single employer in Europe (1.7m employees according to the Nuffield Trust, October 2017, making it the 5th largest single...