Published: July 18, 2021
Minister of Public Health Anutin Charnvirakul said that he had told Dr Paisan Dankum, secretary-general of the FDA, to invite representatives of vaccine companies for discussions on ways to receive more vaccines, in particular the mRNA one, in view of the public demand.
Published: July 13, 2021
TEL AVIV - Israels Ministry of Health on Monday began offering a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine to severely immunocompromised adults in what health experts say could be the first phase of an experiment to provide coronavirus booster shots for older people and the most vulnerable.
Published: July 09, 2021
Pfizer and BioNTech said they believe a third shot of their current two-dose vaccine has the potential to preserve the "highest levels" of protection against all currently known variants, including Delta, but they are "remaining vigilant" and developing an updated version of the vaccine, media reported.
Published: July 06, 2021
The National Vaccine Committee on Tuesday approved Pfizer booster shots for front-line health workers, despite earlier advice from a senior official that the move would be "admitting that the Sinovac vaccine is not effective". The leaked advice prompted an uproar from netizens, who demanded that medics be given the jabs.
Published: July 04, 2021
The Covid-19 situation has aggravated since April due to the mutations of the virus, and the spreading of the Delta variant, Dr Sophon Iamsirithavorn, deputy director-general of the Department of Disease Control said.