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Senegal – The challenge of building capacity in the pharmaceutical sector

October 20, 2014 10:41 am0 comments
Senegal – The challenge of building capacity in the pharmaceutical sector

Validation Workshop to document the national drug policy A workshop for technical validation to document the national drug policy of Senegal included experts from the Ministry of Health and its partners. This was organized by the Directorate of Pharmacy and Drugs (DPM) in Senegal, recently for two days in Dakar. […]

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South Africa – Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations

October 14, 2014 6:32 pm0 comments
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The idea to establish the Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations was born at the GIZ/United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Conference on Local Production in April 2011 in Cape Town, South Africa. The regional pharmaceutical associations in attendance recognised that they shared common challenges and opportunities in the pharmaceutical […]

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Nigeria – NAFDAC will assist pharma companies to export drugs

August 20, 2014 4:09 pm0 comments
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Director General, National Foods, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Mr. Paul Orhii, has assured that his agency would encourage pharmaceutical companies in the country to export their products to foreign countries like India and China. Orhii gave the assurance, weekend, while speaking with journalists shortly after inspection visit on production […]

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Saudi Arabia – Pharma Market Witnesses Exponential Growth

August 14, 2014 6:41 pm0 comments
Saudi Arabia – Pharma Market Witnesses Exponential Growth

The Saudi pharmaceuticals market has been growing significantly mainly on account of provision of free medical and healthcare services by the government to its citizens. The Saudi pharmaceuticals market was worth USD 4.40billion in 2013, accounting for more than 50% of all pharmaceutical products sales in the GCC region. Owing […]

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Israel – Teva Pharma may sue Dr Reddy’s Laboratories

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NYSE-listed Teva Pharmaceutical Industries intends to file a lawsuit against Dr Reddy’s Laboratories for allegedly infringing the patents of Copaxone (Glatiramer acetate) injection 40mg/mL, a blockbuster multiple sclerosis drug. Israel-based Teva Pharmaceuticals has confirmed that it has received the first paragraph IV notice for its three-times-a-week Copaxone injection 40mg/mL product […]

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South Africa – Adcock says to fall into 9-month loss

August 7, 2014 10:52 am0 comments
South Africa – Adcock says to fall into 9-month loss

Adcock Ingram (website) said Tuesday that it will post a loss in the first nine-months of its fiscal year, as reported Sharenet. Bidvest, which owns about 34 percent of Adcock, has been pushing through changes after blocking a $1.2 billion takeover offer of the drug maker from CFR Pharmaceuticals earlier […]

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Algeria – Saidal reported a net profit of 33 million US$ in 2013

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Algeria – Saidal reported a net profit of 33 million US$ in 2013

The State-owned SAIDAL pharmaceutical group achieved a net profit of 2.65 billion dinars (33 million USD)  in fiscal year 2013, according to the annual consolidated balance sheet presented in the Ordinary General assembly of shareholders held on June 29, 2014 at the Hilton Hotel. The pharmaceutical company posted a net […]

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Turkey – The Strategic Importance of Contract Manufacturing in Turkish Pharmaceuticals

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Turkey – The Strategic Importance of Contract Manufacturing in Turkish Pharmaceuticals

Contract manufacturing, historically an important facet of Turkey’s pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, has grown in significance in the past four years, driven by a change in the regulatory environment and investments from the private sector. These changes along with the high standards of quality are enabling Turkish manufacturers to compete globally. […]

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Nigeria – Setting up committee on Ebola treatment

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Nigeria – Setting up committee on Ebola treatment

Nigeria Federal Government on Monday began the search for the treatment of Ebola Virus Disease with the inauguration of a six-man ‘Working Group’ to carry out research on the treatment of the virus. Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, Nigeria minister of health inaugurated the committee to be co-chaired by Prof. Karniyus Gamanie, […]

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Israël – 4 companies debut on NASDAQ

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Last week, four Israeli companies offered initial public offerings on the NASDAQ stock exchange in New York, bringing the total number of Israeli companies listed there to 72. One of them, Mobileye, broke records for an Israeli Initial Public Offering by raising over a billion dollars. Yet three biotech companies–VBL […]

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