Duty On Medical Devices Raised
The customs department has raised import
duty on medical devices used for surgical, dental and veterinary use
from the current five per cent to 7.5 per cent (increase of 2.5
percentage points) to help companies manufacture these products in
India itself. The move would help Make in India programme in these
Collaborates With AIIMS And IITs For Medical Device Technology
The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has
collaborated with All Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and
leading research institutes like Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)
in the country to develop the medical devices technology in the
country under the ‘Make in India’ initiative taken up the Prime
Minister of India...
Showcases Exclusive Medical Device Park At Arab Health Expo
In its effort to attract global
investments in medical device manufacturing faculties, Andhra Pradesh
is showcasing an exclusive project in this sector.
"There is a congenial environment
prevailing in Andhra including best industrial policy, 24x7 power
supply and 10 lac acres of land dedicated to industrial purposes,"
said Andhra Pradesh’s Health Commissioner KV Satyanarayana...