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Coronavirus: Honduras Turns to China as Rich Nations Hoard Vaccines

Coronavirus: Honduras Turns to China as Rich Nations Hoard Vaccines

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said Tuesday the Central American nation, a longtime diplomatic ally of Taiwan, could open a trade office ...
The vaccine against AstraZeneca Covid is no longer West’s favorite vaccine

The vaccine against AstraZeneca Covid is no longer West’s favorite vaccine

Vaccine maker AstraZeneca is experiencing one setback after another. The world relied heavily on AstraZeneca last year prior to t ...
The WHO describes the coronavirus strain in India as a “worrying variant”.

The WHO describes the coronavirus strain in India as a “worrying variant”.

A variant of Covid-19 widespread in India that is subject to an explosive outbreak appears to be more contagious and has been classified as "worryi ...
Pope Francis supports the waiver of intellectual property rights for vaccines

Pope Francis supports the waiver of intellectual property rights for vaccines

Pope Francis on Saturday backed the surrender of intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines and backed a proposal by US Pr ...
Hong Kong officials are far from herd immunity to bad decisions

Hong Kong officials are far from herd immunity to bad decisions

Hell hasn't frozen over yet, but last week lawmakers standing up for the establishment took turns counting as Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor's governme ...
EU seals trade for more than 1.8 billion Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine doses

EU seals trade for more than 1.8 billion Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine doses

The European Union has signed a contract for up to 1.8 billion additional doses of Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine. The head of t ...
The WHO is testing the Chinese vaccine against the Sinopharm coronavirus in an emergency

The WHO is testing the Chinese vaccine against the Sinopharm coronavirus in an emergency

The World Health Organization announced on Friday that it had detected a Covid-19 vaccine from the Chinese state-owned drug manufacturer Sinopharm ...
UK regulators advise under 40s to get an alternative to the AstraZeneca vaccine

UK regulators advise under 40s to get an alternative to the AstraZeneca vaccine

According to the UK regulators, an alternative is being offered to those under 40 in the country AstraZeneca Bumps amid concern fo ...