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WHO says Chinese pneumonia outbreak may be a new virus

January 9, 2020
Business Services Bird Flu, Hong Kong, Singapore, WHO, chinese, pneumonia

The recent pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan could potentially be a new virus, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). The …


Singapore and South Korea agree to cooperate on Good Manufacturing Practice

November 26, 2019
Manufacturing and Production ASEAN, GMP, North Korea, ROK, Singapore, south korea

At a joint summit on Saturday, South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) …

Novo Nordisk opens first Pharmatech branch office in Singapore

October 22, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Novo Nordisk, Singapore, pharma

Novo Nordisk has celebrated the launch of a new Pharmatech A/S branch office based in Singapore at a grand opening …


GSK opens new manufacturing plants in Singapore

July 5, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Asia, HIV, Singapore, anaemia, facilities, manufacturing, pharma

British multinational GlaxoSmithKline has opened two new manufacturing plants in Singapore. The UK firm has also expanded facilities at its …


AbbVie adds biologic production capability to Singapore facility

October 4, 2017
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development AbbVie, Singapore, biologics, pharma, pharmaceuticals

AbbVie has expanded the operational capability of its facility located at the Tuas Biomedical Park in Singapore with the addition …


AbbVie opens its $300 million manufacturing plant in Singapore

September 29, 2016
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing AbbVie, Asia, Singapore

AbbVie’s new Singapore based manufacturing plant is expected to be fully operational by late 2018. The plant is expected to …


Martindale Pharma expands business in Asia-Pacific

May 1, 2015
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Singapore, aft pharma, martindale

UK-based speciality firm Martindale Pharma is to expand its business in the Asia-Pacific market with the appointment of AFT Pharmaceuticals …

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Takeda expands in the United Arab Emirates

April 7, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Dubai, NEMEA, Singapore, Takeda, UAE, United Arab Emirates, near east

Takeda has opened new UAE offices in Dubai amidst plans to expand its business in the Middle East. The Japanese …

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GSK sells off stake in Aspen for $853m

March 13, 2015
Sales and Marketing Africa, China, GSK, Novartis, Singapore, aspen, merger, redfern

GlaxoSmithKline has sold off half its stake in South Africa’s Aspen Pharmacare in a move that will net the British …

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GSK picks Singapore for Asian hub

March 12, 2015
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Asia, GSK, Singapore, Takeda, Witty, emerging markets

Despite GlaxoSmithKline’s ongoing troubles in Asia it has decided to establish a new HQ in Singapore to bolster its presence …

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Takeda expands in Singapore

March 3, 2015
Manufacturing and Production Singapore, Takeda, biopolis, emerging markets, vaccines

Japanese pharma giant Takeda has set up new Singapore offices in the Biopolis biomedical complex with the aim of expanding …

Parexel expands international operation

March 25, 2014
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Parexel, Singapore, manufacturing

Biopharma services provider Parexel International Corporation is beefing up its global capacity and adding more secondary packaging and labelling services …

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AbbVie expands into Singapore

February 10, 2014
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing AbbVie, Abbott, Asia, Cancer, Singapore, oncology

AbbVie is expanding its manufacturing operation into Asia for the first time with a $320 million investment in a new …

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Amgen earmarks $200m for new Singapore plant

January 18, 2013
Manufacturing and Production Amgen, Merck, Singapore

Amgen has unveiled plans to construct a new manufacturing plant in Singapore, its first production facility in Asia. The biotechnology …

Novartis to build $500 million biotech facility in Singapore

November 1, 2012
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Jimenez, M&P, Novartis, Singapore

Novartis is overseeing the construction of a biotechnology facility in Singapore that is the result of a $500m investment injection. …

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