Sri Lanka’s Forte Group represents Global Hospitals under new brand
Mar 16, 2017 14:16 PM GMT+0530 | 0 Comment(s)
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Forte Group of Companies will continue to represent Global Hospitals, with an office in the island to market its services, after its re-branding following the acquisition by Parkway Pantai, a unit of Malaysia’s IHH Healthcare Bh.
“Through this new brand identity, the hospital aims to introduce in Sri Lanka the best medical practices and services from India and across the globe,” a statement said.
“The hospital aims to strengthen and expand its market leader position as a destination for multi-organ transplants for patients from India, the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia. It is committed to further its aspiration of making quality health care more accessible to all.”
The statement said Global Hospitals will offer its Sri Lankan patients tertiary and quaternary healthcare services as part of one of the worlds leading international healthcare brands.
IHH Healthcare Bhd is an investment holding company operating private hospitals in 10 countries and owned by Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional.
(COLOMBO, March 16, 2017)
Correction: This story was originally published under the headline ‘Malaysian wealth fund buys Sri Lanka Global Hospitals’ which was incorrect. Malaysia’s IHH acquired Global Hospitals in 2015. The story above refers only to the Sri Lanka office.