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Rich Indonesians spend big on overseas medical expenses

  • Tifa Asrianti

    The Jakarta Post

Singapore | Mon, May 4 2009 | 02:58 pm

PREMIUM Every year, rich Indonesians spend far more than US$1 billion for their medical expenses overseas, which means a big potential loss for the domestic healthcare business, with Singapore, Australia, Malaysia and the US being the main destinations. Indonesians in total shell out $12 billion per year for healthcare, with more and more higher-income people seeking the convenience of better hea...