Tag: Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s Single Distributor will switch to e-procurement of medicines

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The Minister of Health of Kazakhstan spoke about the issues related to provision of medicines to the people of Kazakhstan, including public procurement of medicinal products by the single distributor.

Servier and the Government of Kazakhstan agreed on cooperation

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Servier, a French pharmaceutical company, and National Company KAZAKH INVEST JSC have signed an agreement on cooperation in the area of pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Kazakh pharma manufacturers will receive a 10-year guaranteed market

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SK-Pharmacy LLC, the single distributor in Kazakhstan, announced a competitive bidding for long-term contracts with domestic manufacturers.

Kazakhstan will develop personalized medicines

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Richard Barker, the author of world-famous bestseller on breakthrough medicine, presented in Astana the strategy of personalized medicine development for healthy and long life of the people of Kazakhstan.

French company will set up a production of innovative medicines in Kazakhstan

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At the meeting on global investments held in Astana, the companies of Kazakhstan signed 32 commercial documents for the total amount of $4.7 billion.

Kazakhstan added new TB drugs to its list of free medicines

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A number of new innovative drugs were added to the list of free medicines including those for the treatment of tuberculosis. This was announced by the Kazakhstan’s Minister of Health Elzhan Birtanov at a public meeting.

Kazakhstan achieved a 10-fold reduction in the price of drugs for hepatitis C

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This significant price reduction has become possible thanks to the agreement signed between SK-Pharmacy LLP and the United Nations Development Program.

Joint Kazakhstan-India pharma production facility is being built in Atyrau

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New drug manufacturing plant will be built in Atyrau (Kazakhstan). The project involves Meditsina JSC, NK SPK Atyrau JSC, and Sava Health Care, an Indian company. The construction is scheduled for completion in 2018.

Kazakhstan will monitor how pharma companies lobby their interests

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The Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan is preparing a new draft law that will allow to control the pharmaceutical market. This was announced by the Deputy Minister Alexey Tsoi in an interview.

Imports of Kazakh medicines to Russia jumped 12.6 times since the start of 2018

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In January-April 2018, the imports of medicinal products manufactured in EAEU member states amounted to 3.7 billion rubles (in wholesale prices, including VAT).

Kazakhstan will implement mechanisms to regulate drug prices

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The mechanisms that will allow to regulate the prices of medicinal products in wholesale and retail trade will be introduced in accordance with the order of the President of Kazakhstan.

Fitoleum from Kazakhstan received its GMP certificate

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An official ceremony marking the issuance of GMP certificate to Fitoletum, a pharmaceutical company from Kazakhstan, was held in the Pharmacy Committee of Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Health.

Prices for hormonal drugs and analgesics show the highest rise in Kazakhstan

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In the first two months of 2018, the pharmaceutical companies operating in the Republic of Kazakhstan manufactured 4.12 thousand tons of medicines, which is 45.4% more than a year earlier.

Kazakhstan plans to introduce drug labeling by 2023

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Kazakhstan plans to apply a 2D barcode on secondary packaging of drugs to track the movement of products, starting from their importation to Kazakhstan and up to the sale in pharmacies or delivering in medical institutions.

Kazakhstan begins exports of its pharmaceutical products to Mongolia and Vietnam

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The Minister of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek reported to Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev on the growth of Kazakhstan's exports.

Kazakhstan makes savings of 18 billion tenge on procurement of medicines

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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.