EXCLUSIVE: WHO-led program aims to buy antiviral COVID-19 pills for $10

EXCLUSIVE: WHO-led program aims to buy antiviral COVID-19 pills for $10

ACT-A wants to raise $22.8 bln to buy vaccines, drugs, testsSees “at risk” deal for 28 mln courses of COVID pill by DecWants to enable access to new COVID drugs for 120 mln peopleProgramme to buy pills for critical patients, oxygenIt wants to procure 1 bln tests for poorer nationsBRUSSELS, Oct 19 (Reuters) – A … Read more

Venezuela’s Largest Airport to Let Travellers Buy Tickets Using Bitcoin, Other Crypto-Assets

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After El Salvador recently adopted Bitcoin as legal tender, the South American country of Venezuela has announced that it is opening up its largest airport to allow travellers to purchase airline tickets using cryptocurrency very soon. Simón Bolivar International Airport, better known as the Maiquetía International Airport, will add Bitcoin, Dash, and Petro — Venezuela’s … Read more

PAHO says in advanced talks to buy more COVID vaccines

PAHO says in advanced talks to buy more COVID vaccines

Director of the Pan American Health Organization Carissa Etienne speaks to media about policies to deal with the Zika virus, in Montevideo February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Andres StapffMEXICO CITY, Sept 29 (Reuters) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday it is in advanced talks with vaccine makers to buy additional COVID vaccines for … Read more