• Pharma
  • April 27, 2023
National Medical Devices Policy raises hopes among Make in India Enthusiasts

New Delhi: Make in India enthusiasts in medical devices sector are on cloud nine, thanks to unveiling of long awaited National Medical Devices Policy Policy, 2023. They have started ‘dreaming’…

Unlike atop Parliament. ‘Make in India’ Lion is Hangdog in Medical Device Arena

New Delhi: China is increasingly ascendent so far as exporting medical device to India is concerned despite government’s protestations of taming the dragon. As chips are down, ‘Make in India’…

  • Health
  • February 1, 2022
Union Budget 2022 elicits Bouquets & Brickbats from Medical Device Sector

New Delhi: Union Budget 2022 passed today elicited both bouquets and brickbats from medical device sector. The domestic manufacturers feel MNCs breathed over Finance Minister’s shoulders to perpetuate heavy import…

  • Pharma
  • November 26, 2021
Despite Atmanirbhar Cant, China Imports invade Indian Medical Device Territory

New Delhi: Indian medical device industry needs to watch their back. Atmanirbhar slogan of PM Modi’s government may be mere cant. COVID time Make in India enthusiasm among domestic makers…

AiMeD gives Emotional Send Off to DoP Secy Dr Vaghela

New Delhi: Association of Indian Medical Device Industry (AiMeD) says it owes outgoing DoP Secy Dr PD Vaghela big time for the leg up he contributed to the indutry. In…

  • Pharma
  • April 10, 2020
Medical Device Import Lobby Surreptitiously stings ‘Make In India’ via COVID

New Delhi:  Indigenous medical device industry has been left to lick its wounds by the decision of government of India to reduce duty on import of Masks, Ventilators and PPE…

  • Health
  • March 16, 2020
As Corona Crisis worsens, Markets are flooded with Substandard Masks & Sanitizers

New Delhi: Unscrupulous peddlers of masks and sanitizers are out to cash in on corona crisis. Markets are flooded with substandard products. Red flagging govt about it, AIMED (Association of…

  • Health
  • February 3, 2020
#GoodNewzz: AIMED finds Budget Pregnant with Hope, belatedly though

New Delhi: AIMED oscillated between despair and hope. After initial jitters, it exclaimed Eureka and finally decided that the budget proposals are pregnant with hope for Indian Medical Industry. Finally,…

  • Health
  • December 19, 2019
Niti Aayog wants most medical devices to be made in India

New Delhi: If Niti Ayog, govt think tank, is earnest in its intent, what it has expressed in its memorandum for consultation on medical devices should send Indian Medical Devices…

  • Health
  • October 21, 2019
Ultrasound Machine becomes a Drug! Sounds like ‘Sex Change’

New Delhi: Ultrasound Machine will now be a Drug, a medicine! Sounds like sex change, doesn’t it? It is a ‘forced’ marriage of sorts. The draft notification issued by Union…