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Olympic Athletes Will Get Vaccinated

After months of proposals and assessments to try to determine whether hosting the Olympics could be safe, the International Olympic Committee (I.O.C.) has announced that it has reached deals with Pfizer and BioNTech that will allow them to have the necessary doses to vaccinate all athletes and officials before the Tokyo Olympics in July. This…

Japan Approves the Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine

Japan has officially approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, whose first batches arrived at Narita Airport on Friday. Japan’s original plan was to start inoculating health care workers at the end of February, with officials now stating that the first day will be February 17. The plan is that the healthcare workers who receive the vaccine first…

[NEWS] COVID-19 Vaccination Starting in February

The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare disclosed the schedule for the COVID-19 inoculations. According to the source, if the vaccine developed by Pfizer gains approval, the government will start vaccinating 10,000 to 20,000 healthcare workers at the end of February. The next priority will be given to 3.7 million healthcare workers in the middle…