Offset agreements are a new effective mechanism for public procurement, in which the supplier agrees to establish or upgrade a production facility within the city, while the city authorities agree to purchase the products.
The Russian Ministry of Health will purchase a blood plasma product from Nacimbio, a subsidiary of Rostec Corporation, for more than 1 billion rubles following two auctions held by the Ministry for supply of this medicine.
The authorities in Kazakhstan managed to save more than 18 billion tenge on procurement of drugs for the guaranteed amount of free medical care. This was announced by the Minister of Health Elzhan Birtanov.
According to Lyudmila Reutskaya, the Head of Department of Pharmaceutical Inspection and Drug Supply Organization, Belarus is included in the list of countries covered by voluntary licensing agreements of Gilead Sciences
Today, the procurement of drugs is regulated by the Federal Law FZ-44, under which the state customer has the right to specify INN of the drug and other "product characteristics" in the description of the lot
Vladimir Putin signed the Federal Law “On Amendments to the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation Regarding the Establishment of Administrative Liability of the Customer's Officials