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Nearing $20 bn: Cocaine set to beat oil to be Colombia's main export

"From a purely economic standpoint, higher cocaine production and exports have supported short-term activity, domestic demand and external accounts," Bloomberg economist Felpi Hernandez said

Nearing $20 bn: Cocaine set to beat oil to be Colombia's main export
Updated On : 17 Sep 2023 | 11:10 PM IST

Pharma industry seeks graded introduction of trade margin rationalisation

TMR may be applied in phases, with the first one including drugs priced above Rs 100 or so

Pharma industry seeks graded introduction of trade margin rationalisation
Updated On : 16 May 2023 | 8:17 PM IST

World's most expensive drug approved to treat hemophilia at $3.5 mn a dose

CSL Behring's Hemgenix, administered just once, cut the number of bleeding events expected over the course of a year by 54%, a key study of the therapy found

World's most expensive drug approved to treat hemophilia at $3.5 mn a dose
Updated On : 23 Nov 2022 | 11:19 PM IST

Senate Democrats fend off changes to $430-bn climate and drug Bill

Senators, working over the weekend to pass a bill central to Biden's domestic agenda, labored through the morning in hopes of passing the bill before starting an August recess

Senate Democrats fend off changes to $430-bn climate and drug Bill
Updated On : 08 Aug 2022 | 12:35 AM IST

Govt considering one-time settlement option in drug overcharging cases

Pharma companies feel that working out an overarching solution for the entire industry is cumbersome and unlikely to work out

Govt considering one-time settlement option in drug overcharging cases
Updated On : 06 Nov 2019 | 8:28 AM IST

Private hospitals fret over Delhi's proposal to cap drug costs

Health activists have lauded the move, saying it will be a boon to patients and boost affordability

Private hospitals fret over Delhi's proposal to cap drug costs
Updated On : 02 Jun 2018 | 9:18 PM IST