Thursday, 02 April 2020

China News

  • 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

  • DKSH launches Dr Wolff's Alpecin in Hong Kong

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

    Singapore: DKSH's Business Unit Healthcare, the leading market expansion services provider for healthcare companies seeking to grow their business in Asia, has signed an agreement with Germ...Read more

  • ScinoPharm, TaiGen collaborate for stem cell drug

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan based ScinoPharm, engaged in development and manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients has closed a contract manufacturing deal for the clinical supply of the API o...Read more

  • MNCs bet on China to tide over patent cliff

    China |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2012

    Even as most emerging economies in Asia Pacific are trying to grab a foothold in the global biopharma space, China has etched an important spot for itself in that space in recent times. In ...Read more

  • Whats up with the BGI-Complete acquisition deal?

    China |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2013

    In perhaps the largest move in the sequencing services industry to date, BGI Shenzhen entered into a definitive merger agreement with US-based whole human genome sequencing services provide...Read more

  • Why did mergers & acquisitions plunge in APAC?

    China |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2013

    The global bioscience industry, in 2012, reported 450 mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions valued at $67 billion, which is about 10 percent lower than the number of deals struck ...Read more

  • Thermo Fisher opens $20 mn manufacturing facility in China

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Thermo Fisher Scientific has opened its new facility in Suzhou, China, for the manufacturing of life sciences consumables and equipment. The facility expands the company's global...Read more