Pakistan receives another 4m doses of Covid vaccines

Pakistan receives another 4m doses of Covid vaccines

Another consignment of one million Sinopharm and three million Sinovac doses reached Pakistan on Wednesday, according to the National Disaster Management Authority. The vaccines have been handed over to the Ministry of National Health. Pakistan has immunised over 71 million people across the country so far. This accounts for only 25% of the total population. … Read more

IMF, World Bank urge more COVID-19 vaccination doses to go to poor countries

IMF, World Bank urge more COVID-19 vaccination doses to go to poor countries

WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and other multilateral-organization leaders on Thursday urged countries with high COVID-19 vaccination rates to boost efforts to send doses to low- and middle-income countries.Georgieva and the heads of the World Bank Group, World Health Organization and World Trade Organization expressed concern in a … Read more

EU to donate another 200 mln COVID-19 vaccine doses

EU to donate another 200 mln COVID-19 vaccine doses

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivers a speech during a debate on “The State of the European Union” at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, September 15, 2021. REUTERS/Yves HermanSTRASBOURG, Sept 15 (Reuters) – The European Union will donate a further 200 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to poorer countries and close gaps in … Read more

Covid-19 vaccine Australia rollout tracker by state: total number of people and per cent vaccinated, daily vaccine doses and rate of progress | Australia news

Australia‚Äôs coronavirus vaccine rollout began in late February. Here we bring together the latest figures to track the progress of the rollout and Covid vaccination schedule. The data shows the total doses given in Australia, people vaccinated in Australian states and the percentage of the population who have received one dose or are double dose … Read more

Australia buys additional 1 mln doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine

Australia buys additional 1 mln doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

A lone passenger sits at a tram stop on a mostly-empty city centre street on the first day of a lockdown as the state of Victoria looks to curb the spread of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Melbourne, Australia, July 16, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra SandersCANBERRA, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Australia has purchased an additional 1 … Read more