Turkey will establish free health zones for bigger market share

Turkey to launch ‘free health zones’ in 2014 Turkey looks to grow its share of the medical tourism market, promising to establish several ‘free health zones’ by 2014 that will mostly benefit from no taxes Turkey’s Health Ministry revealed the details of a new initiative to turn the country into a destination for health tourism in the region More...

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By admin On Saturday, July 21st, 2012

Turkey soon to host many from Russia for medical tourism

Turkey will soon be in high demand by Russia and Ukraine for the nation’s medical tourism options. Dr. Yahya Öztel, the owner of Turmed, a firm operating in medical tourism in Russia and Ukraine states that Turkey More...

By admin On Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Pharmaceutical group Baxter considers investment in Turkey

US pharma company Baxter mulling new investments in Turkey Turkey is increasing its appeal as a center for the development and production of drugs in the eyes of global pharmaceutical companies, Turkey’s Minister More...

By admin On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Health: Spine Surgery and Neurosurgery in Turkey

Medical Industry and practices have taken some giant steps in Turkey in the past few decades. Like with many other branches in medicine, Turkey is one of the most successful countries in spine surgery as well. Every More...

By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2012

UN official says abortion ban may lead to more woman deaths

A possible abortion ban in Turkey would lead to more deaths for women who will have to resort to unsafe methods to end unwanted pregnancies, Turkey’s U.N. Population Fund Representative recently told BBC Türkçe. New More...

By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2012

Minister says number of smokers in Turkey on decline

Ministry of Health announces that the number of smokers are in decline and Turkey is among the top four countries in the world in the fight against smoking. The number of cigarettes consumed in Turkey was 107 billion More...

By admin On Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Pharma market in Turkey draws top attention globally

Turkey’s growing pharmaceutical sector—6th in Europe and 14th in the world in size—has made it to the headlines of global business publications with last week’s acquisition of local generics manufacturer More...

By admin On Monday, April 30th, 2012

Sanofi to relocate its regional center from Dubai to ıstanbul

Turkey’s Istanbul has become home to yet another multinational company’s regional management center, this time to French pharmaceutical company, Sanofi. As part of its restructuring program, the company will More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

U.S. drugs giant Amgen buys out Mustafa Nevzat for $700 million.

U.S. drugs giant Amgen has announced that it has agreed to buy out Turkish Mustafa Nevzat for $700 million. Amgen aims to grow both in Turkey and its region with the purchase, which will be conducted in cash, the More...

By admin On Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Turkish generic producer to receive a big offer from pharma giants for minority stakes

Although the Turkish pharmaceutical sector has been going through a challenging period foreign enterprises have not ceased keeping a good eye on this rapidly growing market. Among the most succesful Turkish companies More...