vaccination

Italian party urges to recognize Sputnik V for green passes

Italian party urges to recognize Sputnik V for green passes

Italy’s opposition center-right Brothers of Italy party addressed the government asking to recognize the Russian Sputnik V vaccine for the issuance of COVID certificates, a statement by lawmakers Lucia Albano and Riccardo Zucconi said. …

WHO has all data on Sputnik V - health minister

WHO has all data on Sputnik V - health minister

Russia has passed to the World Health Organization (WHO) all data on the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine. A visit by experts to inspect the production sites is expected in February, Minister of Health Mikhail Murashko said during his working trip …

Novak Djokovic: deportation without vaccination

Novak Djokovic: deportation without vaccination

Novak Djokovic was deported from Australia on Sunday after losing a bid to stay in the country to defend his Australian Open title. The Associated Press says the No. 1-ranked tennis star has spent the past 10 days at the center …

WHO: booster doses of Covid-19 vaccines need to be updated

WHO: booster doses of Covid-19 vaccines need to be updated

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that current Covid-19 vaccines may need to be updated if they are to provide continued protection against emerging variants, including Omicron. WHO`s Technical Advisory Group on Covid-19 …

EMA positively evaluates Sputnik V production standards

EMA positively evaluates Sputnik V production standards

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) experts have positively evaluated production standards for Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, deputy head of the Gamaleya Research Centre Denis Logunov said on Tuesday. "Regarding how the production …

Pfizer omicron vaccine could be ready in March

Pfizer omicron vaccine could be ready in March

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said a vaccine that targets the omicron variant of Covid will be ready in March, and the company’s already begun manufacturing the doses. “This vaccine will be ready in March,” …

Sweden’s king and queen test positive for coronavirus

Sweden’s king and queen test positive for coronavirus

Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia have tested positive for COVID-19, the palace said in a statement on Tuesday. "The King and Queen, who are fully vaccinated with three injections, have mild symptoms and are …

Armenia starts using Russian Sputnik Light as booster jab

Armenia starts using Russian Sputnik Light as booster jab

Armenian citizens who were fully vaccinated can receive the Russian Sputnik Light as a booster jab, the press service of the Health Ministry said. "The Sputnik Light vaccine was included in the list of drugs authorized in the …

Russia may start producing foreign vaccines against COVID-19

Russia may start producing foreign vaccines against COVID-19

Russia is ready to launch the production of foreign vaccines against the COVID-19 coronavirus, Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov said. At the same time, he stressed that the decision on foreign vaccine manufacturing …

Hungary donates 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Armenia

Hungary donates 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Armenia

Hungary has donated 100,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus to Armenia within the framework of humanitarian aid, according to the Armenian Ministry of Health Earlier, Health Minister Anahit Avanesyan said that …