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|20 April, 2019

UAE health ministry opens $30mln medicine plant in Dubai

There are 20 medical manufacturing plants in the UAE

Image used for illustrative purpose. Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules.

Image used for illustrative purpose. Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules.

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Dubai – Mubasher: Assistant undersecretary for public health policy and licensing at the UAE’s ministry of health and prevention (MoHAP) on Saturday opened a new plant for Geltec Healthcare FZE at the National Industries Park (NIP) of DP World.

Geltec invested AED 110 million ($29.95 million) in the building of the new plant, which will have the capacity to produce 1.5 billion tablets per year, according to a company statement.

The statement added that there are 20 medical manufacturing plants in the UAE, which will be increased to 36 by the end of 2021.

Source: Mubasher

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