November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Serum Institute resumes Covishield vaccine export

Serum Institute of India, the world's largest vaccine manufacturer, today said it has resumed exports of its Covid-19 vaccine Covishield to low- and middle-income countries with the first...

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021

Covid vaccines reduce transmission of Delta variant by 40%: WHO

Covid vaccines reduce transmission of the dominant Delta variant by about 40 percent, the WHO said Wednesday, warning that people were falling into a false sense of security concerning jabs.

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021

Pfizer says longtime employee leaving company stole Covid vaccine secrets

Pfizer Inc has sued a longtime employee for allegedly stealing "scores" of confidential documents, including some related to its COVID-19 vaccine, as she prepared to jump to a competitor.

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021

US provides 1.8m Pfizer vaccines

The US has provided another 1.8 million doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh. The American people have now donated a total of

November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021

Bangladesh gets 1.8mn Pfizer vaccines from US

The United States (US) has provided another 1.8 million doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh.

November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021

Bangavax gets nod for human trials

The homegrown Covid-19 vaccine Bangavax got ethical permission from the Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC) to begin human trials, in a massive endorsement of the research credentials of the...

November 23, 2021
November 23, 2021

Bangavax gets ethical permission for human trial

Bangavax got ethical permission from Bangladesh Medical Research Council for the vaccine’s human trial.

November 23, 2021
November 23, 2021

Covid Vaccination: 15m to get jabs in next 10-15 days

As many as 15 million people will be given Covid-19 vaccines within the next 10-15 days, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said yesterday.

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

Covid shot 100% effective in adolescents after 4 months: Pfizer

Pfizer and BioNTech said Monday their Covid-19 vaccine remained 100 percent effective in children 12 to 15 years old, four months after the second dose.

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

Institution of Engineers honours Surokkha app developers

The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) has honoured five local engineers from the ICT Division who developed the Covid vaccine registration app "Surokkha."