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Malaysian Pharmaceutical Market Forecast to See Impressive Growth

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 8:42am, by GlobalData // The pharmaceutical market in Malaysia is set to grow from $2.3 billion in 2015 to $3.6 billion by 2020, registering a compound annual growth rate of 9.5%,...

Yusen Logistics Indonesia acquires GDP certification for Pharmaceutical Transportation

By: AJOT | Aug 26 2016 at 10:56 AM | Transport Intermediaries PT Yusen Logistics Indonesia has become the first logistics business in Indonesia to acquire GDP certification, the industry standard of...
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Indonesian pharma: Merck sees healthy growth ahead

Publicly listed Merck , founded in 1970 as the Indonesian unit of a German-based pharmaceutical giant , expects double-digit growth in total sales in 2016 following a similar growth in its healthcare...
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New product launches at CPhI South East Asia

Discover the product launches from the following exhibiting companies: BioClin Asia (Stand G51) Multi-Gyn® Product Line (The total concept for treatment and prevention of vaginal discomforts). Multi-...
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Pharma and Food in South East Asia: Crossover of Opportunities

JAKARTA, Indonesia, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia has long been a huge draw for food supplements and innovation , remaining one of the most lucrative regions in the world. Due to its staggering...

Pharma Ingredients suppliers to benefit from Indonesia's first ever tax free logistics centers

JAKARTA, Indonesia, March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 10th Indonesia launched its first-ever bonded logistics centers (PLB) to which products can be shipped and stored for up to three years...
CPhI SEA Targets Fighting Low Quality Drugs in Indonesia

CPhI SEA Targets Fighting Low Quality Drugs in Indonesia

It is also still notable for its lax intellectual property laws, which have prompted heated criticism by international bodies in recent years. While the intent of these laws is to protect and grow...

Pharma Indonesia and India: A Stronger Partnership In The Making

Indonesia is changing at an increasing pace. New government stimuli and simplifications are being introduced with the aim, announced earlier in February by President Joko (Jokowi) Widodo, of climbing...
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Pharma in Indonesia: Key International Players Join In

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The pull factor of Indonesia's pharmaceutical market is increasingly shifting from leveraging its celebrated potential to actual realities on the...

Pharma Packaging in Indonesia: helping in the fight against counterfeits

According to the Indonesian Packaging Federation (FPI) the pharmaceutical industry is of overwhelming importance for Indonesia's packaging market, second only to the food and beverage industry...
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Kalbe Farma And Kimia Farma To Open Raw Materials Plants In Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vidjongtius, director of Indonesia's largest pharmaceutical company, Kalbe Farma, stated that raw material import is a big challenge for the local...

Indonesian Pharma to Lobby for Foreign Direct Investments Incentives

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of the Indonesian Pharma Industry declared that the government must offer incentives and widen the door to foreign direct investment...