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

Someone from Russia found vaccine maker in Himachal but Centre failed: HC

The Delhi High Court has expressed anguish over the way things have transpired in the second wave of Covid-19 where vaccine shortage is hitting everyone even when the Union government says the best way to fight the pandemic is to vaccinate the entire population. Continue Reading

Russia to cooperate with China on Sputnik production

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has signed deals with three Chinese biopharmaceutical companies for the production of over 260 million doses of its Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus in the past weeks, according to statements published on the website of the RDIF. Continue Reading

RDIF, Virchow Biotech ink pact to produce Sputnik V vaccine in India

Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Hyderabad-based Virchow Biotech on Monday announced an agreement to produce up to 200 million doses of Sputnik V vaccine in India. Continue Reading