Dear Colleagues,

Following developments in our country yesterday Monday, June 29 an extraordinary meeting of SFEE’s BoD took place and all members unanimously agreed on the following:

  • Pharmaceutical companies members of SFEE do everything possible to ensure the adequacy of medicines in our country so as regular supply to the market continues
  • SFEE is in constant collaboration with the Government, the Ministry of Health, EOF and EOPYY and partners in the medicines supply chain, in order to deal with any malfunctions

The President of SFEE, Mr. P. Apostolidis met with the Health Minister Mr. P. Kouroumplis, who committed to the following:

  • Commitment to immediately legislate, even in the next few days, the extend of off-settings with other debts of pharmaceutical companies to the State, in order to ensure financial capacity of the market
  • Commitment to immediately reinforce EOPYY in order to repay its debts for the smooth operation of the market

Meanwhile, at a meeting held today with the President of EOF Ms. K. Anthoniou and the President and members of SFEE’s BoD  there were assurances that the supervisory authorities of EOF are vigilant in order to ensure throughout the distribution chain adequacy of medicines on the market.

We remain at your disposal for any clarification and we will keep you informed of any developments.