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Premier: Government supports national medicinal industries

Jun 24, 2013

Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi affirmed that the government supports the national medicinal industries and expands them to cover all sorts, providing all citizens with any kind of medicine in the hospitals and pharmacies.

"The government backs all first aid which enters in the manufacture of medicines and encourage the establishment of new factories to boost the continuity of this strategic industry as 41 new factories were given license, particularly in the stable areas," al-Halqi said during a special meeting with the Scientific Council for Medicinal Industries.

He added that the state is still giving facilitations to fund the imports of the private sector through the Iranian Credit line or other friendly countries, calling on the industrialists to endure additional burdens and achieve simple profit margin.