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Thursday, 20.06.2013, 14:20
Salary increases for medical workers are among the main priorities in next year's budget, President Andris Berzins and Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) told reporters after today's meeting, informs LETA.
Keyword tags: Financial Services, Latvia, Legislation, Markets and Companies, Medicine, Wages
Provisional consolidated sales figures for the joint-stock pharmaceutical company Olainfarm reached LVL 3.38 million in May 2013, 7% more than a year ago, the company informed LETA/Nozare.lv.
The Lithuania-based pharmacy company Sanitas informed that on June 6, 2013, the Vilnius City Local Court adopted a judgement in the case related to the claim of the company's shareholder Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, regarding making of the entries in the securities’ accounts on the transfer of ownership, reported LETA the company.
During the Latvian delegation's visit to Kazakhstan, an agreement has been signed on the further development of medicine export, as Health Minister Ingrida Circene reported LETA via her press secretary.
The Latvian pharmaceuticals company Olainfarm yesterday acquired controlling interest in Latvian natural herbal products producer Silvanols, according to "Firmas.lv" data. As of June 3rd, Olainfarm owns 70.88% of Silvanols shares. Before that, Olainfarm had a 47.51% stake in Silvanols, reports LETA/Nozare.lv.
The European Commission has launched infringement proceedings against Lithuania, because the country within 18 months did not included into national law a directive on falsified medicines adopted in 2011, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to the daily Respublika.
Pharmaceutical company Olainfarm achieved LVL 12.6 million in sales in the first quarter of 2013, a 4% increase on the first quarter of 2012, Nozare.lv was informed by Olainfarm board member Salvis Lapins, writes LETA.