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FDA approves use of Pfizer vaccines

FDA approves use of Pfizer vaccines.....»»

Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesJan 14th, 2021

Davao to get Pfizer-BionTech COVID-19 vaccines in February

DAVAO CITY – The city will receive initial doses of Pfizer-BionTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines from the national government by late next month, as the area grapples again with record-hitting new daily cases due to the post-holiday surge. This was announced by Dr. Ashley Lopez, Davao City Health COVID-19 focal person said in his program […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 25th, 2021

Cebu City now in talks with Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is now in talks with Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and Moderna for the possible procurements of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. This is the first time that the city has actively pursued a pharmaceutical company to identify which of these companies will be the vaccine provider for the […] The post Cebu City now in talks with Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021

PH revisits EUA as Norway bares Pfizer jab deaths

Emergency use authorizations (EUAs) may be revised if a drug shows safety problems, the government said Sunday, even as the official in charge of procuring COVID-19 vaccines said authorities would be more cautious after Norway reported that 29 elderly people given the Pfizer vaccine died......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 17th, 2021

So how much is the ‘kick-vac’?

Remember Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr.’s charge that the Philippines had the opportunity (he arranged it) to contract with Pfizer for the delivery of vaccines as early as January this year—and that the government flubbed it? Somebody was talking about “kick-vacs,” but it couldn’t have been Pfizer bribing someone in the government, right? Why should […] The post So how much is the ‘kick-vac’? appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 16th, 2021

City mayors in talks for possible purchase of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna

ILOILO CITY –– City governments under the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) are eyeing to purchase more coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines being developed by drug manufacturers Pfizer and Moderna. Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, chair of the LCP committee of vaccine procurement, said city governments want to source out more vaccines even as […] The post City mayors in talks for possible purchase of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Philippines approves Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine for emergency use

The Philippines has approved the coronavirus vaccine of Pfizer Inc. and its German partner BioNTech SE for emergency use, the Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Duterte approves scheme for LGUs to buy vaccines

President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a deal that would allow local government units to buy vaccines against the novel coronavirus, an official overseeing the effort said Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

Red Cross in talks with Pfizer, AstraZeneca for vaccines

The Philippine Red Cross is in talks with Pfizer and AstraZeneca for the procurement of at least one million doses of COVID-19 vaccines for its nationwide inoculation program to help the country achieve herd immunity faster, Sen. Richard Gordon said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 5th, 2021

COVID-19 in 2021

I do not intend to rain on the parade over the COVID-19 vaccination rollout in several countries. Most experts, thought, still advise caution – and for good reason. Even those experts who have expressed optimism that the virus will most probably be tamed sooner than expected, at the earliest by June, have somehow pulled back. There is hope but “better safe than sorry” is the prevailing thread. Despite the expected acceleration of the global vaccination program with the addition of three or four more vaccines about to be issued emergency authorization authority (EUA) after those given to Pfizer, Moderna and Astra Zeneca, the guidance in most if not all countries remains: stay the course while moving forward......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

India approves two COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use

India has authorised the emergency use of two coronavirus vaccines developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University and by local pharmaceutical firm Bharat Biotech, the country's drug regulator said Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2021

Pfizer postpones delivery of vaccines to 8 EU nations

Pfizer has postponed the delivery of new batches of its coronavirus vaccine to eight European nations including Spain, the Spanish health ministry said Monday, a day after the EU began its immunization campaign......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 28th, 2020

Mexico to start Covid-19 vaccinations on Thursday

Mexico will begin Covid-19 immunizations on Thursday, a day after the country receives its first batch of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines, Undersecretary of Health Hugo Lopez-Gatell said. “Tomorrow (Wednesday) the first consignment of the Pfizer vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 arrives,” he said Tuesday on Twitter. “There will be a press opportunity and then the vaccine will be safeguarded […] The post Mexico to start Covid-19 vaccinations on Thursday appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2020

BioNTech, Pfizer ready to deliver vaccines across EU

BioNTech and Pfizer said Monday they were "standing by ready" to deliver their coronavirus vaccines once the European Commission gives its nod for usage of the vaccines......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2020

Locsin seeks Pompeo help to secure vaccines

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has asked US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to help the Philippines secure some of the vaccines that were part of the supposed missed deal with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 20th, 2020

Locsin: Pompeo helping get back Pfizer vaccines

Locsin: Pompeo helping get back Pfizer vaccines.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsDec 19th, 2020

No talks on supply, shipment with Pfizer – DOH

The Department of Health clarified yesterday that the confidential disclosure agreement with Pfizer did not cover the actual supply of the firm’s vaccines for COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 18th, 2020

Pfizer deal just delayed; Duque dropped the ball?

The Philippines’ deal with drug manufacturer Pfizer for the procurement of coronavirus vaccines is still “in progress,” Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Manuel Romualdez said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

WHO in talks with Pfizer, Moderna on Covid-19 vaccine access

GENEVA: The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday it is in discussions with Pfizer and Moderna about possibly including their high-tech coronavirus vaccines among early jabs for poor countries at affordable prices. The WHO-backed Covax facility, created to ensure equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines around the world as they become available, is aiming to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  balitaRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for rollout from next week

Britain on Wednesday became the first Western country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine for general use as it announced a rollout of Pfizer-BioNTech's drug from next week. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2020

UK approves Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for use

UK approves Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for use.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2020