Brazil drops plan to buy Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine

Brazil’s northeastern states suspended plans to import Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine due to the conditions set by the country’s health regulator Anvisa, Piauí state’s governor, Wellington Dias, said on Thursday. Continue Reading

Brazil to import two million AstraZeneca vaccine

Brazil’s health regulator Anvisa said late on Saturday it had approved the import of 2 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, although the jab is not yet approved for use in the country. Continue Reading