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Why Transparency on Medical Prices Could Actually Make Them Go Higher | The New York Times

Why Transparency on Medical Prices Could Actually Make Them Go Higher | The New York Times

It makes intuitive sense — publish prices negotiated within the health care industry, and consumers will benefit. That’s the argument behind the executive order issued Monday by President Donald Trump that is intended to give patients more information about what health care will cost before they get it. But the peculiarities of the United States […]

Despite cap on pricing import of medical devices rises | Rediff.com

Despite cap on pricing import of medical devices rises | Rediff.com

For items that are under price control, such as cardiac stents, imports have not slowed down. Of the two product categories that include stents as items of import, one grew 35 per cent to Rs 1,610 crore, while another grew marginally (1 per cent) to Rs 289.7 crore. Knee implant, another item under price control, […]

What Are Price Ceilings and How Do They Impact Me? | TheStreet

What Are Price Ceilings and How Do They Impact Me? | TheStreet

What Is a Price Ceiling? A price ceiling is an accounting term, with different variations and meaning, that fixes the highest price a company or individual can charge for a product or service. Price controls are designated by government regulators, theoretically in order to shield consumers from fast and substantial prices. The term sets out […]

Government decides not to introduce ceiling price for airfares | New Straits Times

Government decides not to introduce ceiling price for airfares | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has decided not to introduce ceiling price for airfares as it will bring detrimental effect to consumers in the long run. Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said a study undertaken by the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has shown one-way domestic airfares has been on the decline over the past few […]

Honda Capped Price Servicing – Cost, Schedule & Info | CarsGuide

Honda Capped Price Servicing – Cost, Schedule & Info | CarsGuide

Honda offers a capped price servicing program for all of its current models, with the company’s Australian arm labelling it Honda Tailored Servicing. According to Honda Australia, “We want to make sure that Honda servicing is tailored to your needs”, and “that means guiding you through how much it costs to maintain your vehicle”. So, […]

BCers tell gov’t survey they want ticket resales capped, bots banned | NEWS 1130

BCers tell gov’t survey they want ticket resales capped, bots banned | NEWS 1130

‘No teeth’: experts concerned resale price caps won’t be effective At least 53 per cent like the idea of capping prices at 25 per cent above face value, something local ticket broker Kingsley Bailey says is unrealistic, even though he supports the idea. “There’s no teeth in that because there’s an unlevel playing field. They […]

Price caps for airlines complicated but minor issue, says CIMB Research | The Star Online

Price caps for airlines complicated but minor issue, says CIMB Research | The Star Online

CIMB Research believes that the price caps are likely to be set quite high, because 1) a low-price cap will hurt Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and Malindo more, as their airfares are typically higher than AirAsia ‘s, and 2) it is not in the interests of Mavcom to drive MAS and Malindo out of business, since […]

Novartis Halts Planned Price Increases For Drugs Amid Scrutiny of Relationship With Trump Attorney | BioSpace

Novartis Halts Planned Price Increases For Drugs Amid Scrutiny of Relationship With Trump Attorney | BioSpace

Swiss pharma giant Novartis is halting planned price increases on its medications after President Donald Trump took Pfizer to task over price hikes earlier this month. Pfizer agreed to roll back its price increases last week. Novartis Chief Executive Officer Vas Narasimhan said the company voluntarily halted its price increases because it wants the consumer cost of […]

Novartis pushes for new pricing strategy in Japan | Dominion Funds

Novartis pushes for new pricing strategy in Japan | Dominion Funds

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis is urging Japan to consider a new pricing model for medicines that link payment to patient outcomes. This is not new ground for Novartis: the company has experimented with similar pricing strategies elsewhere, and has been amongst the most innovative players in the sector when it comes to thinking about how […]

Draft pharma policy seeks to bridle NPPA’s pricing powers | domain-b.com

Draft pharma policy seeks to bridle NPPA’s pricing powers | domain-b.com

The draft pharma policy prepared by the government proposes the setting up of an advisory body to assist the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) in fixing prices, a move that would take away the drug pricing authority’s powers to fix prices. The draft pharmaceutical policy, prepared by the department of pharmaceuticals under the ministry of […]