Tag Archives: Regulatory Affairs

Taiwan: Health minister not opposed to ‘revolving door’ clause

11 Apr

The Taiwanese Minister of Health will consider legislation preventing civil servants from accepting key positions in the private sector. It may have its benefits however retired civil servants may be the only agents of change able to interpret public policy for their new employers leading to better alignment between public and private interests. This is […]

South Africa: Former medicines chief tipped to head health department

16 Mar

CAPE TOWN — Precious Matsoso, who headed the Medicines Control Council (MCC) for six years under former health minister Manto Tshabalala-Msimang , has emerged as the frontrunner for the post of health director-general. The appointment of a new director-general is critical for Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi’s efforts to improve health services and introduce national health […]

European Medicines Agency

30 Jan

The European Medicines Agency has today published a draft paper setting out its vision for the strategic development of the Agency over the next five years. Building on the progress of its previous five-year strategy, the new Road Map to 2015 charts the way forward for the Agency amid rapid developments in medical science and […]

Carapinha Logo