According to a HKTDC consumer survey, over 80% of mainland seniors interviewed had travelled in the past year. New-generation elders enjoy visiting new places and are taking after the young by going on holiday whenever they like. A reputable mainland travel agent, CYTS Tours Guangdong Railway Co Ltd, is faring particularly well in elderly tours and rail tours. Vice President, Du Hui, shared his views on the mainland elderly tour market. More
As the health condition of most elders is generally good, senior consumption in China is gradually expanding from rehabilitation products to encompass all kinds of goods designed with a senior element. Beijing-based Huazheng introduced Taiwan’s popular brand Best Loving to the mainland market in 2018. The Chairman of the board of directors shared his views on the mainland senior market, as well as his experience in marketing the brand.
The health condition of China’s senior population has improved in general. Yet as they age, their physical capabilities inevitably deteriorate. Coupled with the rapidly ageing population, a pent-up demand for rehabilitation devices is becoming evident.
The President of Jiaxin Medical & Rehab Products Co Ltd of Taiwan, specialised in R&D and production of rehabilitation devices, shares his experience in business operation in the mainland.
As China’s population aging accelerates, elderly care has become a focus of social attention. Elderly care homes combining medical care and wellness services have emerged in the market, providing the elderly with a comfortable environment to spend their twilight years. Director of the Taicheng Life Garden in Guangdong, Zhou Mingmeng, shared her insights on changes in the mainland elderly care market and her experience in running a care home. More
Traditional senior healthcare solution providers are going to have to pursue innovation and integrate technologies if they are to satisfy the rising demand from the ageing population. Guangzhou Tangjian Technology, established in 2015, supplies intelligent platforms for the medical and health industry. The company shared the experiences of building and operating the cloud-based intelligent health service platform Yi Jia Xun. More
With Hainan Island being established as a free trade zone (FTZ), the provincial government is putting a lot of effort into developing the island’s tourism industry, including medical tourism. In November 2018, HKTDC Research visited the Hainan Boao Lecheng International Medical Tourism Pilot Zone to find out how it is trying to turn Hainan into one of the world’s medical tourism hubs by capitalising on policy advantages. More