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Egyptian Middleman bough fake Avastin from Turkey

Egyptian Middleman bough fake Avastin from Turkey

Fake versions of the multibillion-dollar cancer drug Avastin were purchased in Turkey before being traded by middlemen across the Middle East and Europe to the United States, an Egyptian businessman involved said on Tuesday.

February 29, 2012 1:42
 
Egyptian firm in fake Avastin scam proves elusive

Egyptian firm in fake Avastin scam proves elusive

The trail of counterfeit copies of the multibillion-dollar cancer drug Avastin leads to an address in a crowded Cairo suburb, with no sign of the firm named by international suppliers as the source of the product.

February 22, 2012 12:53
 
Fighting the drug battle

Fighting the drug battle

The UAE is taking measures to curb drug trafficking in the country.

September 8, 2009 12:41
 
The qat’s out of the bag

The qat’s out of the bag

Yemen’s leafy stimulant is either destroying the country or saving it from disaster. Which is it? Part 1 of a series

October 23, 2008 10:50