• 13 August 2018

    Perrigo plans separation of Rx business

    Perrigo has announced plans to separate its Prescription Pharmaceuticals (Rx) business following a strategic portfolio review that was announced earlier.

  • 3 August 2018

    UN agency calls for development of African pharma industry

    The United Nations (UN) Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)’s chief of industrialisation and infrastructure Soteri Gatera has declared that Africa urgently needs to develop its pharmaceutical sector in order to...

  • 23 July 2018

    Chinese Ping An Good Doctor obtains trade license

    China-based Ping An Healthcare and Technology, otherwise known as Ping An Good Doctor, has obtained a pharmaceutical trade license, which will allow the company to develop its online and offline...

  • 23 July 2018

    NICE recommends AstraZeneca’s asthma drug for NHS

    The UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued its first draft guidance for AstraZeneca’s Fasenra (benralizumab), in which it recommended the drug be funded by the...