We have seen Pharmacists demands in India have been pending for decades. Demands relate to grade pay, cadre formation and work environment. Pharmacists working under Government Of NCT Of Delhi are up for strike on 21 may 2018. So do pharmacists deserve to be treated better by governments? Let’s examine.
• Doctor’s Protest: Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused Indian doctors of having a nexus with pharmaceutical companies for unethical rewards. Across India, over 3 lakh member doctors of the the Indian Medical Association (IMA) responded to the PM’s remarks by wearing black ribbon around their arms. • Professionals from the pharma and healthcare Read more about Pharma News March To April 2018 Highlights[…]
Torrent Pharma to buy Unichem’s India business: Torrent Pharmaceuticals has entered into a agreement with Unichem to buy its business in India, Nepal for Rs3,600 crore. Ajanta Pharma retains the tag of fastest wealth creator for the third time in a row: TCS biggest wealth creator in 2012-17, Ajanta Pharma the fastestweath creator in 2017. Asian Read more about Major Pharma News Highlights, October to December 2017[…]
Department of Pharmaceuticals, under the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers came into being w.e.f. 1st July 2008. The work of the Department has been divided into three Divisions viz.Pharmaceuticals Industry Division, Public Sector Undertakings Division and R& D Division comprising of National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research (NIPER) and Research & Development. The National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Read more about Objectives And Mandate Of Department Of Pharmaceuticals[…]
Govt proposal to scrap loan licensing in draft pharma policy faces flak: The draft pharma policy’s plan to do away with loan licensing would lead to revenue loss for SMEs, disrupt the supply chain and make installed capacities redundant, says industry. IDMA said that more than 40% of drug production is generated through loan licensing. The Read more about Pharma News, August And September 2017, Highlights Pill[…]
Sun Pharma has appointed Samsung BioLogics to manufacture Tildrakizumab, an investigational IL-23p19 inhibitor being evaluated for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. The Centre has stalled a $1.3-billion bid by Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group (SFP) to acquire an 86% stake+ in Hyderabad-based Gland Pharma, citing “genuine concerns” over proprietary technology developed by the Read more about July 2017. Major Pharma News Highlights Pill[…]
Elder Pharmaceuticals has filed for insolvency, in an attempt to restructure its debt. It had an unpaid debt of around Rs 1,000 crore as on end of June 2014. Trading of its shares has been suspended on the bourses. Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals (BCPL), India’s oldest pharma company of 125 years has just turned profitable after 64 Read more about June 2017. Pharma News Highlights Pill[…]
Health Discount Cards allow the user to avail healthcare services and prescription drugs at discounted prices. Prescription cards are common in some countries like USA and are in nascent stage in India. How Health and Prescription Discount Card WorkS Health discount cards companies form a network in partnership with healthcare and medicines providers . Discount Read more about Prescription and Health Discount Cards In India[…]