Indonesia licenses first home-grown COVID-19 vaccine  World

Indonesia licenses first home-grown COVID-19 vaccine

Indonesia has approved its first locally developed COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, head of national food and drug agency Penny Lukito said on September 30, hailing it as a step toward “the nation’s independence in access to medicine”.
Indonesia joins global vaccine network World

Indonesia joins global vaccine network

The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) opens a global vaccine network for Indonesia's pharmacy industry in Indonesia, the Health Ministry's Secretary General Kunta Wibawa Dasa Nugraha said on September 20.
Hanoi steps up updating COVID-19 vaccination data Society

Hanoi steps up updating COVID-19 vaccination data

The Hanoi Department of Health has ordered the city’s centre for disease control to provide training for local health centres and vaccination establishments to step up updating COVID-19 vaccination data for local residents.
Quang Ninh strives to raise COVID-19 vaccine coverage at schools Health

Quang Ninh strives to raise COVID-19 vaccine coverage at schools

The northern province of Quang Ninh is focusing on inoculating the first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines on children aged 5 – 12 and the third shot on those aged 12 – 18 this month, aiming to ensure their safety as the new academic year just started.