Nepal set to sign deal to buy 6 million doses of Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine

https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/10/12/nepal-set-to-sign-deal-to-buy-6-million-doses-of-pfizer-biontech-vaccine Nepal is all set to sign a deal with the manufacturers of the Pfizer-BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine to buy 6 million doses of the vaccine. According to officials at the Health Ministry, preparations are in the final stages and a deal is likely to be signed with the company after Dashain holidays. “The procurement will… Continue reading Nepal set to sign deal to buy 6 million doses of Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine

One million doses of Covishield arrive in Nepal

https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/10/09/one-million-doses-of-covishield-arrive-in-nepal-1633774779 One million doses of Covishield vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India arrived on Saturday. Sagar Dahal, chief of the National Immunisation Programme said that the Serum Institute of India delivered 1 million doses of Covishield. The delivered 1 million doses is part of the 2 million doses of the vaccine for which… Continue reading One million doses of Covishield arrive in Nepal

China to provide additional 1 million doses of SinoVac under grant assistance – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/china-to-provide-additional-1-million-doses-of-sinovac-under-grant-assistance KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 6 The Chinese government is set to provide Nepal with one million doses of the SinoVac Covid-19 vaccination under grant assistance. During a meeting at the Ministry of Health and Population, the Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yanqi, made sure of China’s consistent support for Nepal. According to state minister Shrestha’s Twitter… Continue reading China to provide additional 1 million doses of SinoVac under grant assistance – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Vero Cell doses bought through COVAX will arrive from November

https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/10/06/vero-cell-doses-bought-through-covax-will-arrive-from-november Vero Cell vaccine doses bought from the COVAX facility through a cost-sharing mechanism are likely to be delivered starting November. Officials at the Ministry of Health and Population said they have been waiting for the supply schedule of the vaccine. “The government has already made the payment for 5.9 million doses of the Vero… Continue reading Vero Cell doses bought through COVAX will arrive from November

China offers to gift 1 million doses of Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine to Nepal

https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/09/30/china-offers-to-provide-1-million-doses-of-sinovac-covid-19-vaccine-to-nepal China has offered to provide 1 million doses of the Sinovac-CoronaVac Covid-19 vaccine to Nepal. The vaccine is developed by the Beijing-based Sinovac Life Sciences Co Ltd of China. “We have been offered 1 million doses of the Sinovac-CoronaVac vaccine by China,” a senior official at the Health Ministry told the Post who did… Continue reading China offers to gift 1 million doses of Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine to Nepal