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24/01/2020 at 17h34, by Aurélie Benoit

NMSI to complete a $353m financing package for its hospitals in Côte d’Ivoire next April

The British group, which specialises in turnkey infrastructure projects, is currently developing a pipeline...


22/01/2020 at 14h58, by Aurélie Benoit

Morocco: Omar Tazi (Sothema) retires and hands over to his daughter Lamia

The daughter of the founder of the Moroccan pharmaceutical laboratory takes over as Chairman and CEO...


16/01/2020 at 16h34, by Gaëlle Arenson

Brahim El Jai oversees AfricInvest’s divestment from Polymedic (Mohamed Houbachi) in Morocco

The exit operation has not yet received the green light from all parties. It coincides with the establishment...


14/01/2020 at 16h16, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Saham Group completes its withdrawal from healthcare in Morocco with the sale of Saham Pharma

Following the sale of several clinics in Morocco, the Saham Group conglomerate, owned by Moroccan tycoon...


28/11/2019 at 16h48, by Aurélie Benoit

Healthcare: IFC and IFHA launch a $115m investment platform

The international development institution has invested $22m in the fund which targets the healthcare...


08/11/2019 at 12h55, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Drug distribution: Opham strengthens its leadership with BNI Madagascar and BMOI

Wholesaler-distributor Opham, the Madagascan leader in the pharmaceutical products sector, built a new...


05/11/2019 at 16h33, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Piex is preparing its arrival in Kenya under the watchful eye of LBO France

Following an acquisition in France, the French distributor of health and beauty products is negotiating...


31/10/2019 at 15h02, by Jeune Afrique Business+

With the backing of Paris, Vamed arrives in Côte d’Ivoire’s healthcare sector

The Austrian group is building four new hospitals and negotiating a technical maintenance contract. For...


23/10/2019 at 22h32, by Gaëlle Arenson

Biogaran (Servier) plans to tackle counterfeit medications in Gabon

The leading French generic drug company, with a market share of over 25% in France, is entering the Gabonese...


15/10/2019 at 14h32, by Gaëlle Arenson

“Axa One Health seeks to replicate the model of Tencent Trusted Doctors in Africa” (Hassan El Shabrawishi)

According to Jeune Afrique Business+, in early 2020 the insurance company will adjust its new Payer to...


26/09/2019 at 16h47, by Jeune Afrique Business+

South Africa: with Aspen, India’s Laurus Labs gains access to the public antiretroviral sector

Generic pharmaceutical firm Laurus Labs is to acquire 100% of the shares of a subsidiary of South African...

Consumer goods

02/09/2019 at 15h22, by Aurélie Benoit

Estée Lauder’s billionaire heir eyeing the healthcare sector in Africa

Alta Semper, the private equity fund backed by Ronald Lauder, heir to the cosmetics empire, plans to...

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