Governments step up push to win share of international retirees

s1CHELYABINSK: Asian governments are stepping up their efforts to win a greater share of the international retiree market.

Malaysia is issuing retiree visas, Thailand has captured a sliver of the German dementia market, the Philippines is targeting the Japanese market with Subic Bay over 50s Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeYEKATERINBURG: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Clinical research trial for Alzheimer’s medication

research-matrix-150x150VOLGOGRAD: The Canterbury Geriatric Medical Research Trust (CGMRT) is one of six Australasian sites tackling early memory loss by trialling a new investigational medication that could help slow the progression of the disease.

Specialist Physician, Dr Nigel Gilchrist, who runs CGMRT is excited about the Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award


The eighth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

An open house showcasing the proposed redevelopment of the Bethany Cochrane site was well-attended and met with enthusiasm, according to society president and CEO Jennifer McCue.

Held at the Bethany Care Centre Read More »

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