Category: Covid

  • WHO urges fully vaccinated people to continue to wear masks as delta Covid variant spreads

    CNBC – “The WHO urged fully vaccinated people to continue to wear masks and practice other Covid-19 pandemic safety measures as the highly contagious delta variant spreads rapidly across the globe. “People cannot feel safe just because they had the two doses. They still need to protect themselves,” WHO official Dr. Mariangela Simao told reporters.” […]

  • COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca

      FDA to allow export of certain lots of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine made at Baltimore plant Reuters – N), was producing vaccines for AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) but U.S. health regulators in April halted operations following a … First shipment of Japanese-made AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines arrives in Kathmandu MyRepublica – “Japanese Ambassador to […]

  • U.S. Sharing 60 Million Doses Of AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine With Other Countries

    June 3, 2021 It’s still very unclear when (or even if) the Astra 60 million doses will be available to the world. Originally, this was supposed to be available for global distribution by the end of June. Today’s White House press briefing made it clear, Astra is not even approved by the FDA yet for […]

  • Flight Alert from Nepal May 14, 2021

    US Embassy in Nepal – “To facilitate the departures of stranded foreign citizens and allow for timely and efficient delivery of COVID-19 emergency relief supplies, we join our …”

  • Coronavirus Cases in Nepal

    Sunday, October 31, 2021 | COVID-19 Nepal Update | 376 New Cases | 8 New Deaths | [source] | Total Coronavirus Cases in Nepal Daily New Cases in Nepal John Hopkins Corona Virus Resource Center Where are COVID-19 cases increasing? See animated maps. COVISHIELD FAQs   US provides additional support for urgent COVID-19 assistance […]

  • Nepal Struggles With 2nd COVID Wave as India’s Outbreak Spills Across Border

    via Voice of America “MUMBAI, INDIA – Thousands of Nepalese migrants working in India rushed home in recent weeks seeking safe haven from a brutal second wave of the coronavirus pandemic as it battered the country with sickness and death. Now, the small Himalayan country is confronting a crisis like India’s as its health care […]

  • Maker of latest experimental vaccine not expected to seek authorization until June at the earliest

    via @Wasingtonpost — “The Novavax coronavirus shot, which relies on a more traditional technology, could be a key tool in the global effort to fight the pandemic”