TITLE

Pharma industry upbeat but cries foul over ignoring research

AUTHOR(S)
Chidambaram, P.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Mar2008, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reduction in the excise duty in the pharmaceutical industry in India in 2008. According to Daara B. Patel of the Indian Drug Manufacturers Association (IDMA), cutting excise duty will help small-scale industry units that are on the verge of collapsing if not yet closed. K. Satish Reddy of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., cites that the excise duty cut would be largely passed on by the industry to the consumer and there will be an immediate benefit to patients.
ACCESSION #
32918473

 

Related Articles

  • Dr. Reddy’s Chairman seeks enabling policy framework for growth.  // FRPT- Chemical Snapshot;5/9/2017, p27 

    The article presents views of K. Satish Reddy, chairman of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., regarding the need of policy framework that involves all stakeholders to serve the needs of a patient as the drug price control is adversely impacting the pharmaceutical industry.

  • EU Falsified Medicines Directive Industry proposes, Regulator disposes?  // Express Pharma;Apr2013, Issue 4, p1 

    The article presents the perspectives from active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) exporters and industry associations in India over the European Union's Falsified Medicines Directive. An overview of the certification offered by the Drug Controller General (India) to API exporters is offered....

  • 17th Annual IDMA - APA Pharmaceutical Analysts' Convention held.  // Express Pharma;11/1/2014, p2 

    Information about the 17th Pharmaceutical Analysts' Convention organised by professional organisations Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association (IDMA) and the Association of Pharmaceutical Analysts, held in Mumbai, India in 2014, is presented. Topics include changes in global quality management,...

  • Consistent Policy Needed. BHATHENA, ASPI // Car India;Apr2014, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p6 

    The author discusses the need for the government in India to impose consistent policy aimed at reducing the excise duty for automobile industry.

  • In Helping Mode. Mishra, Vivek // Business Today;7/26/2009, Vol. 18 Issue 15, p56 

    The article reports on the impacts of the indirect tax policies under the Budget 2009 plan introduced by the new Indian finance minister. Significant proposals include the unchanged peak rates for custom duty, excise duty and service taxes, and the imposition of service tax on railway...

  • Pharma experts seek policy initiatives to help bulk drugs sector.  // FRPT- Chemical Snapshot;8/10/2015, p9 

    The article focuses on restrictive policy initiatives being sought by K. Satish Reddy, chairman of Dr. Reddy's Labs, particularly the price control of certain drugs through the Drug Pricing Control Order (DPCO) in India, in August 2015.

  • "Biologics and proprietary products are next big wave". GOPAVAJHALA, DIWAKAR // India Business Journal;Jun2014, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p22 

    The article presents an interview with K. Satish Reddy, chairman at Dr Reddy's Laboratories (DRL) Ltd. When asked whether there are any directional change as far as the company's goals are concerned, he replied vision is something that is already set in for the company. He says that the company...

  • Democrats Reject GOP's Holiday Plan to Slash Sales Tax. Goldstein, Scott // njbiz;10/20/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 43, p2 

    The article reports on the proposed sales tax cut between Thanksgiving 2008 and January 4, 2009 by Republican leaders in the state Legislature in New Jersey. Under the plan, the 7 percent sales tax would be cut to 3.5 percent in most retail stores and restaurants, and to 1.75 percent in Urban...

  • HEAVY, HEAVY FUEL.  // Business Today;12/14/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 25, p60 

    The article focuses on the impact of punitive state taxes on aviation turbine fuel (ATF) to the airlines industry in India. It notes that the airlines pay an excise duty of eight percent as import duty on ATF has been abolished from November 1, 2008. As a result, the states collect levies...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics