Navigation Links
Pakistan drug companies seek trade ties with India

After an unhappy experience with China, Pakistani pharmaceutical companies are keen to enhance business with India, and have asked the Indian government // to relax the stringent visa norms.

Pakistani firms are dissatisfied with the machinery and raw materials provided by the Chinese, apart from the language barrier.

"We face a lot of problems with the Chinese, though their rates are cheaper than the Indian market," Hafiz Usmani, spokesman for the Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, told IANS.

He said a number of Pakistani pharmaceutical companies were contacting their Indian counterparts especially for herbal, unani and homoeopathic medicines.

It was easier for the Pakistani traders to access the Indian pharmaceutical companies as compared to the Chinese, said Usmani.

"But the biggest problem for us is getting the Indian visa. if we try to get it through courier services, it takes more than 45 days and usually it is refused on one pretext or another," Usmani said.

He said if businessmen went by themselves to the Indian high commission, they faced a lot of problems and "after standing for hours in long queues, they are told to come again tomorrow".

However, an Indian high commission official said they were processing business visas within 15 days and "no bona fide businessman with proper application and documents is refused a visa."

Nasir M. Qureshi, CEO of Pramount Pharmaceuticals, who is engaged in talks with several Indian companies, said the Indian pharmaceutical industry had prospered.

"It has plants, raw materials for life saving drugs which are, in many cases, the best in region," said Qureshi, who has visited India twice.

"Despite having a quality market in the neighbourhood, we are forced to trade with China due to visa and trade restrictions by both the governments," he said.

"Theoretically both India and Pakistan have eased trade and
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Surgeons in India to Mend ‘Pakistani Hearts’ by treating 70 Childrn
2. Pakistani Quake Survivors Face Outbreak Of Diarrhea
3. Dengue Fever Claims Five Lives In Pakistan
4. Fear Of Dengue Epidemic Looms Large: Fever Kills Five in Pakistan
5. Pneumonia Claims 30 Lives In Pakistan
6. Measles Vaccination Drive Intensified In Quake-Hit Pakistan
7. Pakistan On Alert After Cases Of Fatal Fever
8. Pakistani Boy Undergoes Liver Transplant In India
9. Flu Vaccine’s Destination Changed From Illinois To Pakistan
10. Chennai Hospital Treats Pakistani Blue Baby
11. Pakistani Gays Land Themselves In Trouble
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Pakistan drug companies seek trade ties with India

(Date:9/2/2014)... Healthcare professionals will be able to access ... available at the point of care following an agreement ... Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®). Information from NCCN will ... the content available from the clinical reference tool ... of 25 of the world's leading cancer centers devoted ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... from cancer surgery may be influenced by more ... Family conflicts and other non-medical problems may raise ... study has found. Addressing such quality-of-life issues before ... recoveries and save health care dollars, the research ... patients, and found that patients with a poor ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... the key to more youthful immune function might already ... in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology ... old mice had different responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis ... were reversed by ibuprofen. , "Inflammation in old age ... Turner, Ph.D., a researcher involved in the work from ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... According to a new report by ... authority in medical device market research, the ... grow to over €2 billion in 2020. Growth ... number of procedures for the treatment of BPH, ... TURP devices, laser BPH devices, brachytherapy, urinary catheters, ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... New York (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 ... application of nanotechnology in diagnosing, treating and/or prevention ... are applied for treating cardiovascular, neurological, and oncology ... utilization of knowledge pertaining to various nanoparticles, their ... body., There still exists considerable scope for research ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 2Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 3Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 4Health News:Family conflicts, other non-physical worries before cancer surgery raise patients' complication risk 2Health News:European Urological Device Market Is Expected to Grow to over €2 billion by 2020: Led by Coloplast, Wellspect HealthCare, Teleflex, C. R. Bard and Olympus 2Health News:European Urological Device Market Is Expected to Grow to over €2 billion by 2020: Led by Coloplast, Wellspect HealthCare, Teleflex, C. R. Bard and Olympus 3Health News:Nanomedicine Market: An Overview of Growth Factors and Future Prospects by Transparency Market Research 2Health News:Nanomedicine Market: An Overview of Growth Factors and Future Prospects by Transparency Market Research 3
... /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray,Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR ... devices worldwide, today announced the company and,its employees ... million,through the Red Cross Society of China to ... Mr. Xu Hang and Mr. Li Xiting,Mindray,s co-chief ...
... alternative,medicine is a diverse group of health care ... traditional medicine. According to the U.S.,Department of Health ... and alternative medicine, which includes dietary supplements., ... of dietary supplements has grown considerably in the ...
... Hopkins undergraduates have designed and built a device to ... their beds and walk while remaining tethered to essential ... whether carefully supervised rehabilitation, as opposed to continuous sedation ... care patients. , Some clinicians believe that allowing ICU ...
... LONDON, May 29 More northern women feel bloating ... of them likely to,experience it at any one time, ... from the West Midlands and Yorkshire and Humberside fared ... experiencing the least,amount of bloated feelings. And 61% of ...
... youth smoking uptake greatly reduced if parents quit, LONDON, ... research shows that a child,s odds of daily smoking are,reduced ... continue,to smoke. And if both parents were smokers but quit, ... shows that mothers who,quit are less likely to have children ...
... The following is a,statement of Matthew L. Myers, ... Sheila Dixon and Baltimore City Health Department,Commissioner Dr. ... protect,the city,s children and health by proposing a ... The proliferation of individually sold cigars in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Mindray Donates Cash and Equipment for Sichuan Earthquake Relief 2Health News:Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: The Impact of Diet and Supplements on Health 2Health News:Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: The Impact of Diet and Supplements on Health 3Health News:Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: The Impact of Diet and Supplements on Health 4Health News:Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: The Impact of Diet and Supplements on Health 5Health News:Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: The Impact of Diet and Supplements on Health 6Health News:Students' device allows ICU patients to get back on their feet 2Health News:Students' device allows ICU patients to get back on their feet 3Health News:North South Divide Exists in UK Digestive Health 2Health News:North South Divide Exists in UK Digestive Health 3Health News:Parents: Quit Smoking and Your Children Are Less Likely to Smoke 2Health News:Parents: Quit Smoking and Your Children Are Less Likely to Smoke 3Health News:Parents: Quit Smoking and Your Children Are Less Likely to Smoke 4Health News:Baltimore's Proposed Ban on Sale of Single, Cheap Cigars Would Protect Kids and Health 2
(Date:9/2/2014)... Sept. 2, 2014  Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ... instrumentation and consumables to the medical, research and veterinary ... and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Morgan ... at 10:20 a.m. ET. The conference will be held ... New York City . About Abaxis ...
(Date:9/2/2014)...  Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX ) today announced ... will present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference in ... York on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 12:20 ... listen to the live audio webcast of the presentation on ... An archive of the presentation will be available for replay ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... SAN DIEGO , Sept. 2, 2014  Arena ... that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ... of pulmonary arterial hypertension. "The FDA ... clinical data submissions from sponsors to identify and designate ... help advance the evaluation and development of such products," ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Abaxis, Inc. to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference 2Arena Pharmaceuticals' APD811 Granted Orphan Drug Status for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 2Arena Pharmaceuticals' APD811 Granted Orphan Drug Status for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 3Arena Pharmaceuticals' APD811 Granted Orphan Drug Status for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 4
... ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Sept. 12 Even as,many ... available today,we are stopped by our rear reflection and ... study published in the October issue of Plastic and,Reconstructive ... Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), reveals a new back lift procedure ...
... Ala., Sept. 11 - Southern,Research Institute and ... from a study testing Naltrexone-derived,pyridomorphinan (SoRI-9409) will ... of,the journal Biological Psychiatry. The publication is ... suggests that a new compound that,causes selective ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Say 'Goodbye' to Back Fat Rolls 2Novel Compound Shows Promise for Treatment of Alcoholism 2Novel Compound Shows Promise for Treatment of Alcoholism 3Novel Compound Shows Promise for Treatment of Alcoholism 4
The Tag-It™ Cystic Fibrosis ASR reagents can be used by high complexity CLIA approved laboratories for detection of up to 70 mutations and 6 variants (polymorphisms) in the cystic fibrosis tran...
The Ultra HDL (UHDL) assay is used for the quantitation of high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol in human serum or plasma....
... A histological embedment block ... This file system incorporates ... embedment block protection, simplified ... error and facilitation of ...
... The first instrumentation ... efficiently manage the ... Proven technology automatically ... collates cassettes sequentially. ...
Medicine Products: