Ban on medicines and medical services ads inexpedient in mass media - Nazarbayeva

Date: 14:21, 04-12-2014.

Almaty. December 4. KazTAG - Ban on advertisement of medical services and medicines in electronic mass media and press is unjustified and inexpedient, said Dariga Nazarbayeva, Vice Speaker of Majilis.
"The majority of my colleagues also believe that ban on advertisement of medical services, medicines in mass media is inexpedient and unjustified,' she said.
In her opinion the deputies of lower chamber "voted for adoption law "On amendments into some legal acts on taxation" which allows advertisement of medical services, methods and ways of prophylactics, diagnostics, treatment, medical rehabilitation, medicines, medical products and technique".
The law will come into force in the near future.
According to Nazarbayeva the ban on ads of medical services and medicines in electronic mass media and press would affect their competitiveness at the market of media services.

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