About 700,000 children in the Philippines will receive a rotavirus vaccination, thanks to a national immunization program for children.
Now, it's Teva Pharmaceutical Industries ($TEVA) looking eastward for deals. The Israeli-based drugmaker figures the Asian generics market will be hopping over the next several years, with burgeoning
File this under unintended consequence: Price cuts in the Philippines for branded drugs are putting some generics makers in a tight spot. The price-slashing began last August and have continued
One month after threatening to slash prices on numerous meds by up to 50 percent, the Philippines health ministry is set to reach a deal through which prices will be cut only on 40 drugs suggested by
Everyone who's keeping even casual track of the drug industry knows that companies are relying on emerging markets to help fuel sales growth in the coming years as patents expire and growth in the
A second round of voluntary price cuts by drugmakers in the Philippines will be announced next week, Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral says. Report
The Philippines strikes back. President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo set price controls on two dozen drugs, including Pfizer's Norvasc, in a move expected to cut sales in the island nation by $146 million
Sound familiar? Big Pharma is offering to lower drug prices in the Philippines to circumvent government price controls. With officials on the verge of implementing a new pricing scheme for meds,