Singapore has budgeted $5.7 billion for health care in 2014 and will continue to invest in health infrastructure, including new acute-care hospitals, nursing homes and rehabilitation facilities. The nation has a high level of Internet usage and a favorable environment for mobile-enabled health care technologies. However, the approval process can be complex, as companies must register products with the national Health Sciences Authority, even for products approved in the U.S. or the EU.

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