ANL 28.52 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
ASC 16.68 Decreased By ▼ -0.03 (-0.18%)
ASL 23.76 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.04%)
AVN 94.24 Increased By ▲ 0.34 (0.36%)
BOP 9.47 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
BYCO 9.56 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-0.21%)
DGKC 110.50 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
EPCL 47.45 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
FCCL 21.28 Increased By ▲ 0.13 (0.61%)
FFBL 27.97 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
FFL 19.28 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.05%)
HASCOL 14.31 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
HUBC 86.00 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
HUMNL 7.30 Increased By ▲ 0.04 (0.55%)
JSCL 31.47 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
KAPCO 40.73 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
KEL 4.11 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.24%)
LOTCHEM 16.20 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.06%)
MLCF 43.02 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
PAEL 39.86 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.03%)
PIBTL 12.91 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.08%)
POWER 11.40 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
PPL 93.29 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
PRL 23.80 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
PTC 9.30 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
SILK 1.20 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
SNGP 44.33 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-0.05%)
TRG 108.48 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
UNITY 33.15 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
WTL 1.12 No Change ▼ 0.00 (0%)
BR100 4,856 Decreased By ▼ -9.94 (-0.2%)
BR30 24,724 Decreased By ▼ -96.85 (-0.39%)
KSE100 45,868 Decreased By ▼ -116.42 (-0.25%)
KSE30 19,061 Decreased By ▼ -87.18 (-0.46%)

Pfizer vaccine

Italy to rethink vaccine rollout if supply problems persist

Italy to rethink vaccine rollout if supply problems persist

  • Vaccinations in Italy have slowed to 20,000-25,000 a day from peaks of more than 90,000 around two weeks ago, Locatelli said.
  • The European Medicines Agency will rule on whether to approve the AstraZeneca vaccine for use in the bloc on Jan. 29 .
Published 23 Jan, 2021 08:57pm
Lebanese parliament approves law paving way for vaccine deal
World

Lebanese parliament approves law paving way for vaccine deal

  • Lebanon said in mid-December it was expecting to sign a deal for supplies of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine and hoped to receive the first batch eight weeks after that.
  • The law includes a clause that points to the Lebanese health ministry as the only entity responsible for compensation.
Published 15 Jan, 2021 09:00pm
Pfizer vaccine deliveries delayed in Europe: Oslo
Business & Finance

Pfizer vaccine deliveries delayed in Europe: Oslo

  • It is not immediately clear how long it will take for Pfizer to attain maximum production capacity, which will rise from 1.3 to 2 billion doses annually.
  • The FHI provided no detailed numbers on deliveries to Europe as a whole, but said Norway would next week receive 36,075 doses.
Published 15 Jan, 2021 06:26pm
India wants Pfizer to do local study for approval
World

India wants Pfizer to do local study for approval

  • As of now, the pre-condition for any vaccine to be implemented in India is that you have to do a bridging trial.
  • Paul also said Russia's Sputnik V, a shot undergoing last-stage trials in India, will soon apply for emergency-use approval in the country.
Published 13 Jan, 2021 07:36pm
Singapore says ramping up COVID-19 vaccination drive
World

Singapore says ramping up COVID-19 vaccination drive

  • Singapore started vaccinating healthcare workers on Dec. 30, becoming one of the first Asian countries to start its coronavirus inoculation programme.
  • The nation of 5.7 million people has been reporting relatively very few local cases in recent months and fatalities are among the world's lowest
Published 13 Jan, 2021 06:08pm
Germany says does not intend to delay second COVID-19 vaccine shot
World

Germany says does not intend to delay second COVID-19 vaccine shot

  • Germany has asked an independent expert panel for advice on whether to allow a delay in administering the second dose to make scarce supplies go further.
  • My impression is that it makes a lot of sense, especially with these sensitive issues, where trust and reliability are important.
Published 06 Jan, 2021 06:49pm
Germany, Denmark mull delaying second COVID-19 vaccine shot
World

Germany, Denmark mull delaying second COVID-19 vaccine shot

  • Germany, Denmark weigh delay in offering second vaccine dose.
  • Scientists cite vaccine shortages, soaring infections.
  • German minister under fire over slow innoculation campaign.
  • EU approval of Moderna vaccine expected this week.
Published 04 Jan, 2021 08:33pm
Local funding crisis threatens US vaccine rollout
World

Local funding crisis threatens US vaccine rollout

  • King County, which represents greater Seattle, has $14 million of COVID-19 funding for 2021.
  • We've been on pins and needles the whole last three or four months, watching what's happening at the federal level, waiting, watching.
Updated 31 Dec, 2020 08:50pm
Nurse tests positive for COVID-19 after receiving Pfizer vaccine: report
World

Nurse tests positive for COVID-19 after receiving Pfizer vaccine: report

  • Matthew W. said in a Facebook post on December 18 that he had received the Pfizer vaccine, telling the ABC News affiliate that his arm was sore for a day but that he had suffered no other side-effects.
  • He went to a drive-up hospital testing site and tested positive for COVID-19 the day after Christmas, the report said.
Published 30 Dec, 2020 03:41pm