Tatyana Golikova

Russia delays legislation on coronavirus health passes

Russia delays legislation on coronavirus health passes

Russia will delay controversial legislation over the use of coronavirus health passes for access to public spaces, officials said Friday, citing “new challenges” presented by the Omicron variant. Russian Deputy Prime …

Putin: Russia has few weeks before omicron wave

Putin: Russia has few weeks before omicron wave

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia has just a "few weeks" to prepare for a new wave of infections. The Russian president said that Sputnik V seems to be more effective against Omicron strain if compared to other …

Level of herd immunity to coronavirus in Russia reaches 56.1%

Level of herd immunity to coronavirus in Russia reaches 56.1%

The level of herd immunity to the coronavirus infection in Russia amounts to 56.1%, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Tuesday. "As for the level of herd immunity, today it amounts to 56.1%," she said at …

Russia detects Omicron variant in 16 people

Russia detects Omicron variant in 16 people

The new Omicron COVID-19 variant has been confirmed in 16 out of 177 people arriving in Russia from South Africa, which proves its high transmissibility, Deputy Prime Minister for Social Policy Tatyana Golikova said on Monday. "The …

Russia plans non-working days to curb spread of COVID-19

Russia plans non-working days to curb spread of COVID-19

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova urged the cabinet to introduce non-working days Oct.30 to Nov.7 in order to curb the spread of COVID-19, amid record rates of infections and deaths. She suggested non-working days be …

Russia reporting upward tendencies in COVID incidence

Russia reporting upward tendencies in COVID incidence

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova has called on Russians to observe coronavirus restrictions amid the incidence growth in the country. "Another difficult period is coming. We observe a growth in [coronavirus] …

Golikova: Russia may reach herd immunity by autumn

Golikova: Russia may reach herd immunity by autumn

Around 45.4 million people in Russia have received at least one shot of a coronavirus vaccine and 38.5 million have received both shots, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said on Friday. "When you ask when we can reach …

Over 8 million Russians vaccinated against COVID-19

Over 8 million Russians vaccinated against COVID-19

More than eight million Russians have been vaccinated against COVID-19 by now, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Friday. "Our vaccination efforts are crucial. It is no accident that Russia was the first country to have …

Russia’s deputy PM: coronavirus situation steadily improving

Russia’s deputy PM: coronavirus situation steadily improving

Russia’s coronavirus situation has been steadily improving since December 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said in an interview with YouTube host Anton Krasovsky. "We currently see no reason to introduce lockdowns …

Mass COVID-19 vaccination campaign begins in Russia

Mass COVID-19 vaccination campaign begins in Russia

A mass coronavirus vaccination campaign begins in Russia on Monday. Russians willing to be vaccinated can choose between two vaccines, Sputnik V and EpiVacCorona. Russian President Vladimir Putin on January 13 handed down instructions …