Asian countries pitch for rich retirees from western countries

AHEMADABAD: Phuket-based property firm Kamala Beach Resort & Hotel Management Co, a joint venture with investors from Thailand, Hong Kong and Singapore, is building the most expensive villa project in Thailand to woo rich retirees from western countries.

Richard Yue, chief executive and chief investment Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

CHENNAI: 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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Living near busy roads increases dementia risk claims study

LUCKNOW: Dementia is more common in people who live near main roads, a major study has found, raising more concern about impacts of traffic pollution on people’s health.

Researchers tracked 6.6 million people in Ontario, Canada, over the decade to 2012. They found that the Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

HYDREABAD: The twentieth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

A new £11 million Independent Living housing scheme in Harwich for local people aged 55 and over is opening its doors to prospective residents, relatives and carers for the first time. Read More »

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