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Imperial invests in state-of-the-art warehouse for healthcare sector

Imperial Health Sciences is expanding...

6 Jul 2016

SA pharma still attractive for foreign investors

South Africa may have fallen out of favour with some foreign investors, but an international pharmaceutical company views it as fertile ground for growth...

29 Jun 2016

Clicks to manage Netcare's Medicross pharmacies

Retailer Clicks will takeover managing private hospital group Netcare's 37 Medicross branded retail pharmacies and its 51 hospital "front shops", the two JSE-listed groups said in a joint-statement on Wednesday...

8 Jun 2016

Green light for R345m Ascendis/Akacia deal

Ascendis Health continues acquisition campaign with the go ahead from Competition Commission for the100% purchase of pharmaceutical company, Akacia Healthcare, worth R345m...

14 Apr 2016

Ascendis Health profits up 66%

Ascendis Health profits up 66% to R147 million...

9 Mar 2016

Warehouse-in-a-Box to enhance pharmaceutical distribution network

Resolve, an Imperial Logistics group company, through its division Resolve Capacity, completed its latest Warehouse-in-a-Box in Abidjan, the capital of Côte d'Ivoire...

10 Feb 2016

Ascendis Health expands operation with R345 million acquisition

Ascendis Health has expanded its operation into the manufacture and distribution of branded generic prescription, over-the-counter and complementary medicines, with the purchase of Akacia Healthcare for R345 million.

24 Nov 2015

New partnership to provide vaccines to SA

Cipla Medpro has entered into an exclusive agreement with Serum Institute of India (SII) in South Africa to enable affordable and accessible vaccines for South Africans...

13 Oct 2015

Infant milk prices in China entice Aspen

Africa's biggest generic drug manufacturer, Aspen Pharmacare, is still cautiously eyeing the infant milk market in China despite its growth slowdown, company CEO Stephen Saad said Wednesday...

10 Sep 2015

Adcock Ingram to dispose of loss-making Cosme Farma

SA's second-biggest pharmaceutical manufacturer, Adcock Ingram will dispose of its loss-making Indian business Cosme Farma it announced as it released its annual results...

By Tamar Kahn 27 Aug 2015

Valeant buys 'female Viagra' maker for $1bn

NEW YORK, USA: Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals is paying US$1 billion to buy Sprout Pharmaceuticals, which just won US government approval to sell the first "female Viagra" drug...

21 Aug 2015

Innovative respiratory inhaler for Obstructive Airway Diseases

Cipla has announced that it is currently developing an innovative inhaler, which will bring important benefits for South African patients and physicians, as the inhaler holds three key benefits for the treatment of Obstructive Airway Diseases (OAD)...

12 Aug 2015

Ascendis Health expands to Spain with acquisition

Ascendis Health has made its first international acquisition with the purchase of a 49% stake in Spanish pharmaceutical group, Farmalider for R210 million...

4 Aug 2015

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