Pandemic

  1. G7 leaders commit $7.5 billion to vaccine rollout in poor countries

    Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) economic powers, who control a little under half of the world's economy, on Friday agreed to "intensify cooperation" in response to the coronavirus pandemic and increase funding commitments for the rollout of vaccines in the world's poorest countries to $7.5 billion.

    Region:
    World
    Category:
    Politics
    Author/s:
    By France 24
    G7 leaders commit $7.5 billion to vaccine rollout in poor countries
  2. Moderna analyzing COVID-19 vaccine data for possible release

    Moderna said on Wednesday that it has enough data to begin its first planned interim analysis from the late-stage trial of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine, a potential step toward establishing the vaccine's efficacy.

    Region:
    World
    Category:
    Society
    Author/s:
    By Reuters
    Moderna analyzing COVID-19 vaccine data for possible release