July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

1 crore people to get Covid-19 shots each month: Health Minister

The government is planning to inoculate one crore people with Covid-19 vaccines each month, says Health minister Zahid Maleque.

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

COVID-19 vaccine inequity will have a lasting and profound impact on socio-economic recovery in low- and lower-middle income countries without urgent

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

People with past COVID-19 benefit from immunisation

Some patients with past SARS-CoV-2 infections think they have been “naturally immunised” and would not benefit from COVID-19 vaccination. Two new

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

Some good news comes along

The authorities have been struggling with the Delta variant of Covid-19 sweeping across the country and the DGHS has been coming up with grim data every day. But yesterday Bangladesh finally got...

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

Covid Vaccination: Frontliners’ loved ones above 18 to get shots

From now on, Covid-19 frontline health workers’ family members -- aged 18 and above -- will get vaccines, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said yesterday.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Bangladesh to get 21 crore vaccines early next year: Health minister

Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said the government will receive around 21 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccines early next year to bring 80 percent of the country's population under...

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

AstraZeneca searching for Covid-19 vaccines for virus-hit South-east Asia

Drugmaker AstraZeneca said Saturday (July 24) it was scouring its supply chain to find more doses of its Covid-19 vaccine for South-east Asia, which is facing its most serious outbreak yet of the...

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Frontliners' family members, 18 and above, to get vaccines from now on

Family members of frontline workers, aged 18 and above, will get Covid-19 vaccines from now on, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said today.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Foreign minister thanks Japan for AstraZeneca vaccines

Japan has sent 2.45 lakh AstraZeneca vaccines under the COVAX facility today.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Mass Vaccination: Age bar to be lowered to 18 years

The government is planning to lower the age limit for Covid-19 vaccination to 18 years from 30, Prof ABM Khurshid Alam, the director general of the health directorate, said yesterday.