The Covid-19 vaccination rate reported in the United States got up for a fifth consecutive day, ending a drop that brought daily inoculations to levels last seen in January.
The US budget deficit exceeded $ 2 billion in the first eight months of the fiscal year thanks to stimulus spending, however, a change in the tax deadline caused the fiscal gap to narrow sharply in May.
US President Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled a commitment to purchase 500 million Covid-19 vaccines made by BioNTech / Pfizer to donate to some of the poorest countries in the world.
U.S. lawmakers have written to Pfizer’s chief executive about fears the drugmaker increase the price of your Covid-19 vaccine once the pandemic has passed.
The shelf life of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine has been extended from three months to four and a half months, easing the pressure on states in the United States that have millions of doses about to expire.
Delta variant of coronavirus first identified in India is “On the verge of establishing itself” throughout Europe, warned the World Health Organization. The variant is dominant in England, having overtaken the less transmissible Alpha variant, first identified in Kent, in May.
US consumer prices accelerated by the most in almost 13 years in May like pent-up demand combined with higher prices for goods to fuel concerns about inflationary pressures.
The European Central Bank will maintain the pace of its bond purchases in the coming weeks, he said Thursday, despite the increase in his growth and inflation forecasts in the euro area.
UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Thursday retaliates against Dominic Cummings, denying having lied to Boris Johnson and claiming that the government has been better run since the departure of the former chief adviser to the Prime Minister.
Singapore goes relax social distancing restrictions next week after bringing a recent surge in Covid-19 cases under control.
The French insurer Axa is offering a settlement package worth 300 million euros to 15,000 restaurateurs across the country about their claims for damages following the impact of Covid-19.
South Korea is considering early inoculation of Covid-19 for workers of major exporters to avoid production disruptions, according to the Ministry of Labor and the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency.
BioNTech plans a grow in Africa establish mRNA vaccine production facilities on the continent as part of a long-term effort to fight diseases beyond Covid-19.
Japan risks a rebound in Covid-19 infections because the public has stopped respecting state of emergency restrictions and mobility has increased, the official government advisory board has warned.