Tag Archives: PPMA

Pharma industry announces to slash prices of 395 essential drugs

Karachi, April 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) on Wednesday announced to decrease the prices of 395 essential medicines whose prices had been reduced by the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) but not implemented by the pharmaceutical

Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association welcomes move of National Assembly’s Standing committee ready to mediate to resolve pressing issues of Pharma industry

Karachi, November 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on National Health Services has offered to act as a mediator among drug manufacturers, the health ministry, and Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) so that issues could be resolved on

Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association denies any wrong doing in pricing issue of medicines

Karachi, August 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association has maintained that neither minutes have been approved nor any notifications have been issued on basis of decisions taken in meetings of Drug Pricing Committee of Drug Regulatory of Pakistan (DRAP) held

Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association says any increase in medicines fully in line with government’s pricing policy

Karachi, August 11, 2016 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) has warned that government should not consider any plan to introduce the system of fines and punishments for medicines’ companies on account of “Unauthorized price increase” saying that such a regime

Prime Minister’s Special Assistant urges pharmaceutical industry to become part of global clinical trials’ effort for innovation

Karachi, May 05, 2016 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant to Prime Minister Dr. Musadik Malik has urged the pharmaceutical industry of the country to explore the option of Pakistan becoming a part of the global effort of running clinical trials for innovation in

Transparency is the biggest challenge while dealing with Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan: Minister Saira Afzal Tarar

Karachi, May 03, 2016 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Health Saira Afzal Tarar has said the basic challenge her ministry has been facing regarding Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DPRAP) is transparency as authorities in the ministry have to fix this

PakPlastics Expo inaugurated at Lahore

Lahore, March 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):The PAKPLAS Exhibition is Pakistan’s largest international show of Plastic Products and technologies, being held from 25th to 27th of March 2016, at the Lahore Expo Center. A grand inaugural ceremony was held to launch this

Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association wants task force under Prime Minister for promotion of medicines’ export

Karachi, May 07, 2015 (PPI-OT): With aim to increase annual exports of medicines from the country to 05 billion Dollars in ten years, Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) has demanded the govt to constitute a task force for the purpose

Need for collective efforts highlighted for promotion of Pakistan’s Pharma industry

Karachi, April 15, 2015 (PPI-OT): There is need to do collective and meaningful struggle by Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) and Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) for the purpose of increasing export of medicines from the country. This