MANILA – The country’s roadmap and timeline for the acquisition of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccine is on track, National Policy Against Covid-19 chief implementer and vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Wednesday.
Politics will play no role in vaccine distribution, Malacañang said Thursday.
US biotech firm Moderna on Monday announced its experimental vaccine against Covid-19 was almost 95 percent effective, marking a second major breakthrough in the quest to end the pandemic.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and China will work together to advance the development and distribution of a coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccine, President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he is no longer afraid of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), saying that a vaccine is around the corner.
The government may run into problems in procuring vaccines and implementing response programs to the COVID-19 threat if the P4.5-trillion budget for 2021 is not passed before yearend, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Chinese hackers have stolen information from Spanish laboratories working on a vaccine for Covid-19, El Pais newspaper reported Friday.
initiyak ni House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano na kasama sa 2021 budget ang pambili ng Covid 19 vaccine para matiyak na magkakaroon nito ang bansa sakaling maging available na sa merkado.
Saudi King Salman and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed Monday the possible joint production of a Russian coronavirus vaccine, the Kremlin said.
The World Health Organization insisted Friday it would never endorse a vaccine that has not proven safe and effective, amid concerns over the rush to develop a jab for Covid-19.
The head of the US Food and Drug Administration raised the possibility in an interview published Sunday that a future vaccine against the coronavirus might be given emergency approval before the end of trials designed to ensure its safety and effectiveness.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night said he could be the first or the last to get a shot of coronavirus vaccine.
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The WHO wrote to every country on Tuesday urging them to quickly join its global shared vaccine programme and spelled out who would get its eventual coronavirus jabs first.