Saturday, 24 August 2019

China News

  • CHRI issues final termsheet to Herborium

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: China Health Resource Incorporation (CHRI) issued a final termsheet to Herborium Group and is now awaiting response from the group's board of directors. Mr Steve Weiss, director...Read more

  • Sinovac 2012 AGM highlights

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Sinovac Biotech, a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, held its 2012 annual general meeting of shareholders on Wednesday, August 22, 2012. The required quoru...Read more

  • Theravance, Alfa Wassermann collaborate

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Theravance and Alfa Wassermann entered into an exclusive development and commercialization agreement in certain countries for velusetrag, Theravance's investigational 5-HT4 agon...Read more

  • H7N9 bird flu update- 130 cases, 32 deaths

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2013

    Singapore: National Health and Family Planning Commission, China, has notified the WHO of two additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A (H7N9) virus.Un...Read more

  • Garth Tierney is executive VP of INC CRO

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: INC Research has promoted Mr Garth Tierney to executive vice president, Asia Pacific. He will be responsible for driving the strategic development and overall growth of the CRO....Read more

  • Boehringer China sees 32% rise in prescription drugs

    China |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Boehringer Ingelheim China's prescription medicine business has outperformed the market with a growth rate of 32 percent in 2012. With core products including Mucosolvan ampoule...Read more

  • Herbalife will do direct-selling in China

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 May, 2012

    Singapore: Herbalife received eight licenses by China's Ministry of Commerce to conduct its direct-selling business in Hebei Province, Shanxi Province, Tianjin Municipality, Heilongjiang Pr...Read more

  • China Jo-Jo Drugstores collaborates with Wyeth

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: Hangzhou Jiuzhou Grand Pharmacy Chain, subsidiary of China Jo-Jo Drugstores, has signed a sales incentive agreement with Wyeth Pharmaceutical Company, a subsidiary Pfizer in Chin...Read more

  • Aetna, Starr International form alliance in Hong Kong

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Aetna, a global diversified healthcare benefits company, and Starr International Insurance have formed a strategic alliance to offer medical insurance and healthcare solutions in...Read more

  • China: Hepatitis B vaccines not cause of deaths

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Concluding an elaborate probe that started late last year, China has now said that the hepatitis B vaccines were not the cause of infant deaths. It said that the nine deaths in ...Read more

  • China cracks the whip on big pharma

    China |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jun, 2014

    Two separate but equally important developments took place in China this month. One, intensification of investigations into the country's pharma and healthcare market and the other, crackdo...Read more

  • GSK China's former head assisting in investigations

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline that has been facing bribery allegations in China has now said that its former head of operations in China is assisting in investigations. The ...Read more

  • Sinovac reports positive results from EV71 trial

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Sinovac Biotech, a provider of vaccines in China, reported preliminary top-line data from its phase III clinical trial assessing the efficacy, immunogenicity and safety of the c...Read more

  • China Biologic names David Gao as CEO

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2012

    Singapore: China Biologic Products, one of the leading plasma-based biopharmaceutical companies in China, has appointed Chairman David (Xiaoying) Gao to the additional position of chief exe...Read more

  • GlobalData: China pharma to reach $315 bn in 2020

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: GlobalData has in its latest report on China's healthcare industry highlighted that the country's pharmaceutical market value will climb from an estimated $48 billion in 2012 to ...Read more

  • Shanghai Pharma revenue rises 17.6% to $3.17 bn

    China |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Apr, 2013

    ‎Singapore: Shanghai Pharmaceuticals has maintained a steady growth in first quarterly result of 2013 touching operating revenues of $3.17 billion (RMB19.59 billion), which is a year-...Read more

  • China Botanic hires Zhao to gain NYSE compliance

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: China Botanic Pharmaceutical has appointed Mr Jack Zhao as a member of the company's board of directors. Mr Zhao will serve as an independent director, chairman of the board's au...Read more

  • Sanofi opens insulin pen plant at Beijing

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2012

    Singapore: Sanofi inaugurated a new assembling and packaging line to produce its flagship pre-filled insulin injection pen, Lantus SoloSTAR, at its Beijing plant located at the Beijing Econ...Read more



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