CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Arabia Reveals Three – Phase Roll Out Of COVID-19 Vaccine

NEOM – – Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced a three – phase COVID-19 vaccination program, as it began registering citizens and foreign residents after approving the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine. People aged over 65 as well as those with chronic ailments of at a high risk of infection will receive the vaccine in the first stage, and … More CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Arabia Reveals Three – Phase Roll Out Of COVID-19 Vaccine

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Food And Drug Authority Approves Registration Of Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine

The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) announced on Thursday that it has approved the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid -19 vaccine for use in the Kingdom. The approval is based on a review of data provided by U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and German partner BioNTech on November 24 and confirmation that it meets the authority’s requirements in … More NEWS ALERT | Saudi Food And Drug Authority Approves Registration Of Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine

CORONAVIRUS | UK Warns People With Serious Allergies To Avoid Pfizer Vaccine

LONDON – Britain’s medicine regulator has advised that people with a history of significant allergic reactions do not get Phizer – BioNTech’s COVID -19 vaccine after two people reported adverse effects on the first day of rollout. Britain began mass vaccinating its population on Tuesday in a global drive that poses one of the biggest … More CORONAVIRUS | UK Warns People With Serious Allergies To Avoid Pfizer Vaccine

HEALTH | Biontech To Price Vaccine Below Market Rates, Differentiate Between Regions

MILAN | ITALY – – BioNTech, first in the race to produce evidence of a working COVID-19 vaccine, is planning to price the two-show regime below ‘typical market rates’ an would differentiate pricing between counties or regions. Speaking at a Financial Times online event, the German biotech firm’s strategy head Ryan Richardson said the price … More HEALTH | Biontech To Price Vaccine Below Market Rates, Differentiate Between Regions

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | France Reports 271 New Covid-19 Deaths

PARIS | FRANCE – – The number of people to die in French hospitals from coronavirus rose by 271 over the last 24 hours, bringing the total deaths to 40, 439, data from the health ministry showed. The ministry reported a total of 1,7878,324 confirmed COVID-19 cases, up 38,619 from Saturday when the total increased … More CORONAVIRUS ALERT | France Reports 271 New Covid-19 Deaths

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces 1,292 New COVID-19 Cases

DUBAI – UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said it registered on Friday 1,292 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 139,891. The new number were announced after the minister conducted 137,606 new COVID-19 test over the past 24 hours. The Ministry said in a statement that … More CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces 1,292 New COVID-19 Cases

CORONAVIRUS | AstraZenca Aims To BRING Non – U.S. Vaccine Data Before The FDA

MILAN – – AstraZenca will start discussing emergency approval of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine with U.S. regulators one it has good trial fata from Britain, South Africa and Brazil, as it has no indication the watchdog would favour U.S. data. If and when AstraZenca reaches the first statistically reliable efficacy and safety results from those … More CORONAVIRUS | AstraZenca Aims To BRING Non – U.S. Vaccine Data Before The FDA

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Virus Cases Set To Rise In Saudi Arabia, Warns Health Chief

Saudi health chief on Monday warned members of the public to prepare for an increase in the number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in the Kingdom. With infection rates on the rise throughout the world, changing weather conditions, and people dropping their guard over safety precautions, Ministry of Health officials predicted an upsurge in cases … More CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Virus Cases Set To Rise In Saudi Arabia, Warns Health Chief

CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN ALERT | France Restricts Outdoor Movement Under New Covid-19 Lockdown, PM Says

PARIS | FRANCE – – French people will only be allowed to leave the house for food shopping, commuting to work, medical or pressing family reason, Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Thursday after France ordered new lockdown to curb a second wave of coronavirus infections. Castex also said in a news conference that outdoor … More CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN ALERT | France Restricts Outdoor Movement Under New Covid-19 Lockdown, PM Says

WORLD NEWS | Poland’s President Tests Positive For Coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – – Polish President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for coronavirus, an aide said on Saturday, as the country faces a record rise in cases. ‘Ladies and Gentlemen, as recommended President @AndrzejDuda was tested yesterday for the presence of coronavirus. The result turned out to be positive. The president is fine”, Blazei … More WORLD NEWS | Poland’s President Tests Positive For Coronavirus