Vaccine inequity poses threats to vulnerable communities and the global community, as discussed at yesterday's Doha Forum. Panellists of ‘Vaccine Distribution: Collaborative Solutions for an Equitable System’ discussed the reasons ..
The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review. Antibodies in kids after COVID last 6 months or more M..
Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) said on Wednesday it will ask regulators to authorize its COVID-19 vaccine in children younger than 6 years old based on data showing it generated a similar immune response to adults in its clinical trial. The Omicro..
Novavax Inc said on Tuesday its COVID-19 vaccine has got emergency-use authorization from the Drugs Controller General of India for children aged 12 to 17 years. The authorization is a global first for the age group for the vaccine, which is manuf..
The State of Qatar has affirmed its firm humanitarian and moral position that all must be fairly given COVID-19 vaccines, stressing that overcoming the pandemic requires solidarity and a sense of shared responsibility by all to find a solution. Th..
Qatar attended the UN General Assembly's high-level meeting to support equitable vaccine access. Qatar was represented at the meeting via remote communication technology by HE the Minister of Public Health, Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari. HE Dr al-Ku..
Hong Kong rolls out a vaccine passport on Thursday that requires people aged 12 and above to have at least one COVID-19 vaccination and also tightened restrictions in a city that already has some of the most stringent rules in the world. Residents..
Roughly 3,000 teachers, firefighters and other New York City workers face losing their jobs Friday after failing to get vaccinated against coronavirus by the city's deadline. New York City Mayor Eric Adams said he would not change the rules, d..
Qatar administers over 1 million COVID-19 vaccine booster doses, according to the Ministry of Public Health’s (MoPH) latest figures. The MoPH said 1,022,567 COVID-19 booster vaccine doses have been administered in the country so fa..