19.6 C
Athens
Saturday, September 25, 2021

Havana has announced that Iran will start producing one of the Cuban vaccines

✚ ATHENS

Tennis, Athletics and Self Defense at OPANDA

The registrations for the Sports Learning Academies (tennis, athletics and self-defense) of OPANDA open on Friday 17/09/21, for children 6-15 years old, adults, and candidates ...

The INNOVATHENS program for September

With a specially designed according to the needs of the market and the trends of modern business, INNOVATHENS inaugurates the educational season, the node ...

Program for the prevention of child abuse in the kindergartens of the Municipality of Athens

With the aim of preventing and dealing with child abuse begins in September 2021, the implementation of a special program of Terre des hommes Hellas in ...

"Art on the road, let's visit the museums": The new campaign in collaboration with the Municipality of Athens and Interbus

The arts are an integral part of the cultural identity of Athens and part of the daily life of its inhabitants. The Municipal Authority follows a new strategy that ...

Vaccination program at home by the Municipality of Athens

The Municipality of Athens continues to contribute, by all means and in every way, to the national effort to deal with the coronavirus and return to normalcy ....

Iran next week will become the first country outside Cuba to produce one of the Cuban vaccines against covid-19, state, Cuban media reported today.

The two countries, against which the US has imposed severe sanctions, have been finding it difficult for years to access drugs and active substances, which has forced them to become self-sufficient. Both Cuba and Iran have produced domestic vaccines against covid-19.

According to preliminary Cuban data, clinical trials of Cuban vaccines Soberana 2 and Abdala show that they are highly reliable with an efficiency of more than 90%, although their critics remain skeptical waiting for this data to be published in international scientific journals and peer-reviewed.

The Pasteur Institute of Iran had earlier this year agreed to work with the Cuban institute Finlay, which developed Soberana 2, to conduct clinical trials of a third phase of the drug in the Islamic Republic. Following these tests, the vaccine was approved for emergency use in Iran earlier in July.

Iran and Cuba will produce millions of doses of Soberana 2, called PastuCovac, in the Middle East, Finlay chief Vincente Veres Bencomo said during a visit to Tehran this week.

Cuba's biotechnology sector has a long history of producing vaccines, producing and exporting 80% of the vaccines supplied to the country.

Mexico, Vietnam, Argentina and Jamaica are among the countries that have expressed interest in producing or purchasing Cuban vaccines against covid-19.

Source: RES

News bulletin at 24:00

A message to Turkey that the only way to delimit maritime zones is a common framework of rules, namely International Law and ...

US reacts to Taliban plans for executions and mutilations

State Department spokesman Ned Price said today that Washington strongly condemns the statements made, according to information, by an official ...

Palestinian President to the UN: 1 year in Israel to withdraw from Palestinian territories

The President of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, today gave Israel a "one year" deadline in order to "withdraw from the occupied Palestinian territories", threatening, in ...

Antetokunbo: "I would return to Sepolia to sell CDs to have my father"

Speaking to Cosmote TV, Giannis Antitokoumbo moved everyone when the conversation went to his unfortunate father, Charles. Giannis' answer was given when ...

News bulletin at 23:00

A message to Turkey that the only way to delimit maritime zones is a common framework of rules, namely International Law and ...

Free coronavirus test from EODY on Saturday 25/9

On Saturday, September 32, EODY mobile teams will be located in 25 parts of the country and will carry out free tests for the coronavirus. Version...

Germany: Olaf Solz says he is confident of the SPD victory

Social Democrat (SPD) Chancellor Olaf Soltz is confident his party will win Sunday's federal election. "I am very sure ...

IT HAPPENS IN ATHENS

Concentration on the Constitution on climate change

Hundreds of young people and older people attended the climate mobilization that took place in Athens. At the same time, similar mobilizations took place in many other countries ...

Athens People's Rally: Suffering for thousands of beneficiaries of TEVA of the Municipality of Athens

The Laiki Syspeirosi municipal faction of the Municipality of Athens speaks about the inhuman suffering of the thousands of beneficiaries of TEVA of the Municipality of Athens. As the distribution conditions complain ...

Curtain for the Kolonos Festival on September 29

The musical-theatrical play "Once upon a time on the Bosphorus" by Akis Dimos, which enchanted and moved the audience, returns for another performance on Wednesday, September 29 ...

Bakoyannis at the Monocle conference: Athens is a modern, vibrant, dynamic metropolis

The interest of Monocle magazine is focused in Athens these days, as the international Media, which creates and highlights global trends in ...

Festive procession of distributors in the center of Athens

Workers' distributors marched as part of the 24-hour strike of the sector announced by their unions. The working distributors continue their mobilizations after ...