Pharmaceutical cooperation tops agenda during JFDA visit to Algeria

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AMMAN — Director-General of the Jordan Food and Drug Corporation (JFDA) Nizar Muhaidat discussed ways to enhance bilateral cooperation in the field of pharmaceuticals during his working visit to Algeria on Saturday. اضافة اعلان

Accompanied by a Jordanian delegation, Muhaidat was briefed on the Algerian pharmaceutical market and visited a number of pharmaceutical factories, according to Al-Mamlaka TV.

The visit, according to a JFDA statement, comes as part of follow-up efforts to His Majesty King Abdullah’s recent visit to Algeria. In order to enhance pharmaceutical cooperation, a meeting between Jordan and the Algerian Minister of Pharmaceutical Industries is being considered, said the statement.

Muhaidat affirmed the JFDA’s keenness to implement Royal directives and expand the partnership and investment between the two countries, especially in the field of pharmaceuticals.

Jordanian investments in the pharmaceutical industries in Algeria, he said, have become a major contributor to the pharmaceutical industry in the Algerian market. This reflects the distinguished reputation that the Jordanian pharmaceutical industry has reached with its qualified cadres and technical and scientific expertise, he added.

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