UK boosts vaccination drive with additional 114m Covid jabs

UK boosts vaccination drive with additional 114m Covid jabs

The UK has expanded its booster programme after the Omicron variant emerged. File photoLONDON: The UK government said late Wednesday it has ordered 114 million additional Covid-19 vaccine doses, from pharmaceutical giants Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna, to bolster its jabs drive over the next two years.The orders — 60 million extra doses of the Moderna vaccine … Read more

Expanded eligibility boosts U.S. COVID-19 booster shots ahead of holidays

Expanded eligibility boosts U.S. COVID-19 booster shots ahead of holidays

Vials labelled “Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine” are seen in this illustration picture taken May 2, 2021. REUTERS/Dado RuvicRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterNov 25 (Reuters) – Millions of Americans got COVID-19 booster shots at a near record pace after the Biden administration expanded eligibility last week, but health … Read more

HMRC boosts efforts to recoup £1bn in suspect Covid payouts | Coronavirus

British tax officials have ramped up efforts to claw back £1bn from fraudulent or incorrect furlough payouts, after opening up tens of thousands of investigations against companies.According to figures disclosed under freedom of information laws, HM Revenue and Customs has stepped up the number of investigations into potentially fraudulent pandemic support claims over the past … Read more

Saxo Bank boosts Crypto FX offering after $2.5b in turnover since May

Saxo Bank boosts Crypto FX offering after $2.5b in turnover since May

Saxo increased maximum position limits and several new crypto instruments, including the first ever US Crypto ETF issued by Proshares last week under ticker BITO. Saxo Bank has reported crypto trading turnover exceeding 2.5 billion USD since launching Crypto FX products in May 2021.Clients have quickly responded to the launch by adhering to the new … Read more