5 million doses of vaccine administered in Alberta
Alberta / covid 19

5 million doses of vaccine administered in Alberta

News Release5 million doses of vaccine administered in Alberta More than five million doses of vaccine have now been administered provincewide, helping protect Albertans from COVID-19. As of July 18, 5,056,062 doses have been administered through Alberta Health Services, community pharmacies, physician clinics and dedicated walk-in clinics.Now, 74.8 per cent of eligible Albertans have received … Continue reading

covid 19 / Philippines

PH gets first batch of US-donated 3.2M Janssen vax doses

By Raymond Carl Dela Cruz   SINGLE-DOSE VAX. National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer and vaccine czar, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., welcomes the arrival of the 1,606,600 doses of Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Covid-19 vaccine at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 on Friday (July 16, 2021). Galvez said another 1.6 million doses of … Continue reading

New vaccine lottery has great outdoor adventure prizes; Opposition says ‘UCP lottery prizes now include things taken away by UCP’
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New vaccine lottery has great outdoor adventure prizes; Opposition says ‘UCP lottery prizes now include things taken away by UCP’

News ReleaseNew vaccine lottery has great outdoor adventure prizes By getting vaccinated, Albertans can win lifetime hunting licences, camping experiences and other chances to enjoy the bounty of Alberta’s wilderness. The Outdoor Adventure Vaccine Lottery gives Albertans another incentive to get vaccinated as soon as possible. This includes fishing licences, Canmore Nordic Centre ski passes … Continue reading

covid 19 / Philippines

132K doses of Sputnik V jabs arrive in PH

By Lade Jean Kabagani   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Philippines received 132,000 doses of the Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine on Friday night. The Sputnik V jab, developed by the Gamaleya National Research Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology, consists of 82,200 doses of Component I and 50,000 doses of Component II. Qatar Airways flight QR 928, from … Continue reading

More than half of eligible Albertans now fully vaccinated
Alberta / covid 19

More than half of eligible Albertans now fully vaccinated

News ReleaseMore than half of eligible Albertans now fully vaccinated More than 1.9 million Albertans are fully vaccinated as Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine program reaches another significant milestone. Alberta continues to be a leader in Canada in administering second doses, with 50.7 per cent of eligible Albertans having received both doses. Second doses offer a high … Continue reading

covid 19 / Philippines

First shipment of Moderna vaccine arrives in Manila

By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan MODERNA IN PH. National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. (2nd from right), Economic Counselor for US Embassy-Manila David Gamble Jr. (left) and International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) Executive Vice President Christian Razon Gonzalez (2nd from left) flash the Resbakuna sign during the arrival of Moderna vaccine … Continue reading

Over 4 million vaccine doses administered in Alberta
Alberta / covid 19

Over 4 million vaccine doses administered in Alberta

News ReleaseOver 4 million vaccine doses administered in Alberta Alberta’s vaccine program has hit another major milestone with more than four million doses now working to protect Albertans. As of June 24, 4,022,084 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been delivered through Alberta Health Services, community pharmacies and physician clinics across the province.Now, 71.3 per cent … Continue reading