A haven for exports
The Middle East with its refurbished image as a safe haven for pharma business is increasingly casting a spell on Indian players to strike business deals with the region.
Liberal policies invigorate ME markets
Currently estimated to worth $8bn, the MiddleEastern pharmaceutical market could prove a strong growth opportunity for the leading global pharma markets.
A market in transition
The Middle East and the North Africa (MENA) region constitutes just 2% of global pharmaceutical sales.
NeoBiocon to launch biotherapeutics in ME soon
Following the success story of India-Middle East pharma collaboration, NeoBiocon, the joint venture company of the Bangalore-based biopharma major Biocon and the Abu Dabi-based Neopharma
Heritage Herbals to enter Bahrain
Heritage Herbals, the 100-per cent export oriented ayurvedic drug manufacturing unit of Krishnendu Ayurveda Specialty Hospital at Chingoli near Alappuzha in Kerala, is all set to expand their operations into Bahrain.
UAE Pharma-Fast forward
The UAE pharmaceutical market is the second largest in the Arabian Gulf region and was worth US $548,542 million in 2006 within a population base of less than 5 million people.
UAE's medical tourism to touch Dh7b by 2010
Medical tourism is expected to generate about Dh7 billion annually to the UAE by 2010, according to recent report.
Health sector in Arab world set to zoom: Survey
The recent survey results conducted by Moutamarat and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) indicated a high level of economic confidence within the healthcare industry across the Arab world in early 2006
DuBiotech leaps to new heights
The Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech), known as the world's first free zone dedicated to the life science industry, is setting up its laboratory in a 22-storey building.
RTI to set up scientific standards for DuBiotech
The Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech) has chosen RTI International to develop the scientific and regulatory standards that will be used by DuBiotech's researchers
Israel, Turkey top export chart
Over the last couple of years, India's pharmaceutical export to the Middle East countries has grown tremendously, thanks to the increased demand for drugs driven by the recent regulatory changes.
Emirates cargo facility speeds up drug exports
A recent move from the Dubai based Emirates SkyCargo to facilitate safe logistic service for pharmaceutical products from Ahmedabad airport may accelerate the drug exports to Middle East from India, especially from the Gujarat pharma sector.
Bal Vedics to get UAE nod for Ashwamed
Bal Vedics, the herbal arm of Bal Pharma is expected to receive the company's registration for its maiden product Ashwamed, a drug prescribed as a re-vitalizer for male libido conditions, in the UAE.
Poised to grab a bigger slice of ME pie
Lured by the lucrative and vibrant market for drugs coupled with the higher purchasing power in the region, pharma and biotech companies from Karnataka are making a move towards the Middle East
Move to make Ras Al Khaimah healthcare destination
The 65 bed multi-speciality hospital, which has been set up by ETA star Healthcare and the Government of Ras Al Khaimah, is meant to make Ras Al Khaimah the Healthcare destination
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