CORONAVIRUS

COVID – 19: Saudi Arabia Bans Gatherings From Different Households, Imposes Fine

Saudi Arabia banned gatherings of people from different households as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus, the Ministry of Interior said on Thursday. ‘Family gatherings inside homes, rest houses, farms, and the like, in excess of the number specified by the competent authority when they are not from the same household will be … More COVID – 19: Saudi Arabia Bans Gatherings From Different Households, Imposes Fine

Pfizer/BioNTech Say COVID-19 Vaccine Likely To Prevent Asymptomatic Infection

Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE said on Wednesday that real – world data from Israel suggests that their COVID-19 vaccine is 94% effective in preventing asymptomatic infections, meaning the vaccine could significantly reduce transmission. The companies also said the latest analysis of the Israeli data shows the vaccine was 97% effective in preventing symptomatic disease, … More Pfizer/BioNTech Say COVID-19 Vaccine Likely To Prevent Asymptomatic Infection