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Janssen Romania continues R&D investments in Romania, calls for fixed clawback tax

Pharma September 27, 2017 10:44 0 comments

Janssen, the pharmaceuticals company part of Johnson&Johnson Romania, has invested EUR 1 million for R&D operations in the country, mainly for clinical studies in 2016 and company representatives say that the investment efforts will continue…more »

Beijing Genomics Institute explores potential of hub investment in Cluj-Napoca

News September 26, 2017 16:26 0 comments

Beijing Genomics Institute representatives have visited Cluj-Napoca as part of wider tour in southeastern Europe as the Chinese genomics company plans to open a new research hub in the region. The delegation of the company…more »

Regina Maria to open Cluj hospital in early 2018

News September 14, 2017 08:59 0 comments

Private healthcare services provider Regina Maria plans to start operations on its first hospital outside Bucharest in the first quarter of 2018. Located in the center of Cluj-Napoca, the hospital is being developed by Horia…more »

APMGR: CNAS frauds should be tracked through an independent audit and the clawback tax elimination for generic drugs

Pharma September 06, 2017 07:22 0 comments

The Association of Generic Drugs Producers from Romania (APMGR), the representative entity of the companies producers of generic drugs from Romania, asks the authorities to act quickly in the case of fraud accusations at the…more »


PRIMER: Current clawback mechanism jeopardizes patients’ access to drugs produced in Romania

Pharma July 21, 2017 16:19 0 comments

The clawback tax, applied to the manufacturers of pharmaceuticals from Romania, doubled in the last 2 years and represents a double taxation system that jeopardizes patients’ access to drugs produced in Romania and the future…more »

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Competition Council approves take over of part of Astra Zeneca’s assets by Recordati

Pharma July 19, 2017 17:06 0 comments

The Competition Council approves the take over of a part of Astra Zeneca’s assets by Recordati in order to sell pharma products Betaloc and Betaloc ZOK in Romania. „The objective of the economic concentration operation…more »

Sorin Popescu appointed interim general director of Amgen Romania

Pharma July 17, 2017 12:30 0 comments

Sorin Popescu was appointed interim general director of Amgen Romania and will also keep his current position of general director Amgen Israel. He will replace Gábor Sztaniszláv, who was appointed business performance director Europe within…more »

APMGR: Over 2,000 drugs at risk of disappearing from the market due to clawback tax

Pharma July 14, 2017 11:35 0 comments

The Association of Generic Medical Drugs from Romania (APMGR) warns about the risk of disappearance of over 2,000 drugs from the market due to clawback tax that aims to increase to 30 percent. APMGR requests…more »

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A&D Pharma gets over EUR 177 mln in syndicated loan

Finance June 15, 2017 14:21 0 comments

Pharmaceuticals group A&D Pharma got over EUR 177 million through a syndicated loan from BRD-Groupe Societe Generale and UniCredit Bank. The club loan, which has a 5-year maturity, will be used by the group to…more »

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#countryfocus | Mirela Iordan (Pfizer Romania), confirmed speaker at BR’s Country Focus Community Forum

Pharma June 09, 2017 14:01 0 comments

Mirela Iordan, the country manager of Pfizer Romania, the pharmaceuticals giant, is among the confirmed speakers of Country Focus Community Forum, the 2-day event organized by Business Review on June 13-14 in Bucharest. Iordan took…more »