Zimbabwe beckons Indian drug firms

"Going forward, we desire our pharmaceutical industry to grow, and we believe that the Indian manufacturing sector can play a key role in Zimbabwe's development," Madzorera said in an interview here.

Zimbabwe beckons Indian drug firms

Zimbabwe wants Indian firms supplying it generic medicines to produce the drugs locally so that its pharmaceutical sector could grow, the country`s health minister, Henry Madzorera, has said.

Pharma Dept proposes negotiating patent drug rates with firms

The Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP) is understood to have proposed direct negotiations with companies for reducing prices of patent drugs to the rate comparable to the lowest available in the global market.

Indian drug firms okay with US law on enhanced inspection

The Indian generic drug industry is generally receptive to the proposed US law on medicine even though it seeks to enhance US-FDA inspection of the manufacturing facilities globally for a fee.