Chinese journalist, lawyer win Magsaysay award
An influential Chinese journalist and a crusading environmental lawyer from China are among this year's winners of Asia's Magsaysay awards, the organisers announced on Thursday (July 31).
World Ebola fears grow, with Europe and Asia on alert
Fears that the west African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents grew on Wednesday (July 30) with European and Asian countries on alert and a leading medical charity warning the epidemic was out of control.
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17,000 nursing home beds by 2020, says MOH
The Health Ministry has ramped up its target for nursing home beds from 15,600, and is considering whether it can and should become a small-scale operator of nursing home facilities.