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Public and private pharmaceutics: "Azdarar", AR TV

native-prod-artvThe TV project “Azdarar” of “AR” TV has referred to pharmaceutical sphere in particular public and private pharmaceutics. During the broadcasting the head of Scientific Centre of Drugs and Medical Technology Expertise Hakob Topchyan proclaimed his official position about the circulation of counterfeit medicines. The director of Medicine Producers and Importers Union Samvel Zakarian, director of Institute of Fine Organic Chemistry named after A.L. Mnjoyan Vigen Topuzyan represented their positions as well.

Counterfeit medicines: "Sharp Corner", Armenia TV

sur-ankyunThe TV project “Sharp corner” of “Armenia” TV has referred to pharmaceutical sphere. Chief of staff of the RA Ministry of Health Suren Krmoyan proclaimed his official position during the broadcasting. Moreover, the director of Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia Samvel Zakarian, heads of members of MPI Union “Liqvor” pharmaceutical company and “Tonus-Les” company Sergey Matevosyan and Levon Hakobyan correspondingly represented their viewpoints.

Counterfeit drugs. MPI Union reaction












On 29th of March, 2012 during the press conference director of MPI Union Samuel Zakarian announced the problem of unregistered drugs which had emerged in pharmacies about 2 weeks before. According to Samuel Zakarian’s words the volume of counterfeit and unregistered drugs rose just after the changes in the RA Government Decision about the regulation of Import and Export of drugs and pharmaceuticals in Armenia. The changes were supposed to foster competition and prevent monopoly, as well as import drugs from third countries and organize realization of drugs which are not registered. As a result pharmacies continue to sell unregistered drugs, even drugs with Azerbaijanian labeling. The problem has already been represented to the RA Government and National Security Council.

Implementation of GMP standards is in process

mwt-3-armnewsMarch 10-11, 2012 the 3rd "Meeting without ties" organized by the Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia and the project USAID/EDMC took place in "Arthurs Aghveran Resort" holiday home, Aghveran.

MPI Union united the representatives of pharmaceutics and organized informal "round table" discussions on the existing problems, identifying the obstacles to the development of the sphere.

The key issue was approval of GMP standards coming into effect starting from 01.01.2013.

During the broadcasting the director of MPI Union Samvel Zakarian represented his point of view about GMP rules as well the chief of staff at the RA Ministry of Health Suren Krmoyan represented his official position.

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In April 2015 Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia and “GXP” Centre of Excellence published the 10th issue of pharmaceutical scientific magazine “PHARMA”.

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