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Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed to improve the rules for purchase of medicines

by March 14, 2017 Market

Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev noted that there is already a certain base for the development of pharmaceutical industry. Kazakhstan produces its medicinal products and has the opportunity to supply its products to the EEU market, but at the same time it is necessary to work on expanding the range taking into account new developments.

“Therefore, the issue of attracting investments in pharmaceutical sector is important here, it is necessary to carefully consider all the obstacles, and if they are solved, then they need to be removed. Also at an expanded meeting, the Head of State spoke about the problems that are in the plan for purchasing medicines. The corresponding work is now being carried out, it must be completed by the end of May,” B.Sagintayev noted.

In this regard, the ministries of investment and development, health were instructed to study the issues of attracting investments in pharmaceutical sector, as well as to improve the rules for the organization and procurement of medicines.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan