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Cambodia to mix vaccines as booster shots to fight Covid

Cambodia to mix vaccines as booster shots to fight Covid

Cambodia will begin offering a booster shot against Covid-19, switching between the AstraZeneca and Chinese Covid-19 vaccines in an effort to fight the spread of the coronavirus in the Southeast Asian country.

China to offer Covid-19 vaccine to children as young as three

China to offer Covid-19 vaccine to children as young as three

China has approved the emergency use of a Covid-19 vaccine for those as young as three, the drugmaker confirmed Tuesday, making it the first country to offer jabs to young children.

Philippines targets deal for 25 mn doses of Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

Philippines targets deal for 25 mn doses of Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

The Philippines aims to finalise negotiations with Sinovac Biotech this week to acquire 25 million doses of the Chinese company's Covid-19 vaccine for delivery by March, a coronavirus taskforce official said on Monday.

Brazil suspends Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine trial due to severe adverse event

Brazil suspends Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine trial due to severe adverse event

Brazil's health regulator has suspended a clinical trial for China's Sinovac coronavirus vaccine citing a severe adverse event, surprising the trial organisers who countered there had been a death but it was unrelated to the vaccine.

Desperately seeking a Covid-19 vaccine - the race is on

Desperately seeking a Covid-19 vaccine - the race is on

Seven months after the emergence of the worst global health crisis in a century the race is on to find the medical equivalent of the Holy Grail -- a Covid-19 vaccine.