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Romania’s Ministry of Health plans to change the clawback tax

Legal May 11, 2017 11:51 0 comments

Romania’s minister of health, Florian Bodog, says the government is looking to change the clawback tax, which has attracted criticism from the pharma industry in the past years. The tax had been rolled out in…more »

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Roche Romania seeks clarification for higher clawback tax

Legal May 10, 2017 12:18 0 comments

Drugs maker Roche Romania says that the value of the clawback tax has climbed “inexplicably” in the first quarter of this year to 19.86 percent compared to the end of last year, although the market…more »

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Clawback tax reaches unsustainable level for generic drugs, warns APMGR

Pharma May 03, 2017 16:00 0 comments

The clawback tax went up again in the first quarter of this year to an unsustainable level for generic drugs, says the Association of Generic Medical Drugs from Romania (APMGR), asking for a differentiated clawback…more »

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Minister Bodog: I plan to block intra-EU trade of drugs with poor supply in Romania

Healthcare April 28, 2017 09:20 0 comments

The minister of health Florian Bodog said that he aims to ask for the intra-EU export block for drugs that go out of the market, that cannot be found in pharmacies and for which the…more »


Luana Crivat will coordinate GSK’s HR operations in 13 countries

Pharma April 27, 2017 12:20 0 comments

Luana Crivat was appointed HR operational cluster head at GSK for several European markets, including Romania, starting April 2017 In her new role, she will coordinate the HR operations in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Montenegro, Cyprus,…more »

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German B.Braun plans greenfield investment in Romania

News April 11, 2017 13:09 0 comments

German B. Braun, the producer of medical devices and pharmaceuticals and supplier of dialysis services, plans to expand its operations in Romania, according to the Ministry for Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship. At present, the…more »

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Minister Bodog: Prices of innovative drugs with expired patents in Romania, to fall by 35 pct

Healthcare March 22, 2017 16:45 0 comments

The Government approved the Emergency Decision 800/2016 on the medical drugs prices computation methodology and approval procedure, said Florian Bodog, the minister of health, on Wednesday. „The approval of Emergency Decision 800 was the last…more »


DONA pharmacies chain reaches 300 units

Pharma March 16, 2017 15:42 0 comments

DONA pharmacies chain has opened recently its 300th unit in Iasi. Thus, Dona network will provide services to 2.6 million patients from all counties of Romania. DONA representatives aim to exceed 350 units until the…more »


Romania’s pharma market gains 10.6 pct to EUR 2.8 bln in 2016

Pharma March 03, 2017 11:24 0 comments

The value of the Romanian pharma market stood at RON 12.95 billion (EUR 2.8 billion) on distribution prices last year, a growth by 10.6 percent compared with 2015, says Cegedim, the provider of data for…more »

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Dona expects 20 pct growth of turnover in 2017, to open warehouse

Pharma March 02, 2017 15:34 0 comments

Dona’s turnover went up by 13.3 percent to RON 960 million in 2016, with a profit of RON 6.2 million. For this year, the company forecasts a turnover growth of 20 percent on the back…more »