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Radu Rasinar

Radu Rasinar becomes new president of ARPIM

Pharma December 16, 2016 15:08 0 comments

The general meeting of the Romanian Association of International Medicines Manufacturers (ARPIM) has elected Radu Rasinar, country manager of AstraZeneca Romania, as president. He is a trained medical doctor with a vast professional experience in…more »

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Romania’s minimum wage to grow by 16 pct under new government, says Dragnea (PSD)

Human Resources December 16, 2016 09:25 0 comments

The head of the social democrats, Liviu Dragnea, says the new government will increase the minimum wage from RON 1,250 to RON 1,450 as soon as his party PSD forms the new government. Dragnea has…more »

Radu Procop_Marketing Manager RFI Pharma

Pharma company Franco Indian to enter Romanian market

Pharma November 17, 2016 09:10 0 comments

The Indian pharma company Franco Indian will enter the European market and Romania will be the country from where the activity will be coordinated. It estimates a turnover of RON 900,000 in the first year…more »


Sanofi head in Romania says company remains committed to local market despite planned sale of Zentiva plant

Pharma November 04, 2016 11:19 0 comments

The French group Sanofi has announced that until the Zentiva plant in Bucharest will be sold, as part of the strategy to spin-off its generics drugs operations in Europe, the company will continue to operate…more »

Georgi Roussev, Director General Europharm Distributie

Key move. Georgi Roussev has been appointed general director of Europharm Distributie

Pharma November 02, 2016 12:30 0 comments

Georgi Roussev has been appointed general director of Europharm Distributie (EPH), as the company has been integrated into Interbrands Marketing & Distribution (IBR).  EPH remains a company within IBR and its role is not changes:…more »


Sanofi to sell the drugs factory Zentiva from Bucharest

Pharma November 01, 2016 11:20 0 comments

The French group Sanofi intends to sell the generic drugs division from Europe, which will have effects also on the Romanian market, with Zentiva factory being owned by Sanofi since 2009 and being put up…more »

"mirela iordan pfizer romania"

Key move. Mirela Iordan named new country manager of Pfizer Romania

Pharma October 31, 2016 16:32 0 comments

Drugsmaker Pfizer Romania will have a new head as of November 1. Mirela Iordan, the former HR head of the company, will become the new country manager, replacing Nolan Townsend, who was named president of…more »

Competition Council

Competition Council approves Polisano pharmacies takeover by Sensiblu

Legal September 27, 2016 17:07 0 comments

Romania's Competition Council has approved the transaction according to which Sensiblu took over 78 pharmacies owned by Sibpharmamed SRL, part of Polisano group, according to the institution’s Facebook page. The Council has evaluated this operation…more »

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Pharma players in Romania call for elimination of clawback tax

Healthcare September 23, 2016 10:29 0 comments

The Romanian Association of International Drugs Producers (ARPIM) and the Association of Generic Drugs Producers from Romania (APMGR) have asked the Government to take into consideration the clawback tax elimination, at the same time with…more »

pharma clawback tax

Romania’s Q2 pharma market grows by 16.3 pct to RON 3.29 bln, says Cegedim

Pharma September 19, 2016 12:41 0 comments

The total value of medicines received by patients in Romania totaled RON 3.29 billion on distribution prices, in the second quarter, up 16.3 percent compared to the same period of last year, according to the…more »