China & Traditional Medicine:
Nestle has a new tie-up with Hong Kong based Hutchison China MediTech. Focus is MediTech’s library of 50,000 extracts from more than 1,200 herbal plants.
Raiffeisen Bank claims bad loans increasing due to weakness in Hungary and Balkan states.
Look to slow down in some healthcare development – clinics and the like.
The IMF has bailed out the country 22 times.
Access to Medicines Index
This year’s Index was released earlier this month. To view the listings and rankings of the world’s top pharmaceutical companies, click here: www.Atmindex.org
By 2025 there will be more than 600 cities with more than 1 million inhabitants.
“Cities concentrate and incubate new health threats.” David Wilson, World Bank.
“A revolution is not the same as inviting people to dinner, or writing an essay, or painting a picture…A revolution is an insurrection, an act of violence by which one class overthrows another.” Mao Tse-tung, 1965.