Measures used to counter the delta variant should remain the foundation for fighting the coronavirus pandemic, even in the face of the new omicron version of the virus, World Health Organization officials said Friday, while acknowledging that the travel restrictions imposed by some countries may buy time.
The FAO’s Food Price Index, which measures the monthly change in the international price of cereal, dairy, meat, vegetable oils and sugar, jumped 1.6 points in November from the previous month to 134.4. That is the highest level in a decade and the fourth consecutive month the index has risen.
Brent Pinheiro [email protected] The United States will now require all inbound travellers, regardless of nationality or vaccination status, to...
T&TEC customers in parts of North and South Trinidad will experience a temporary disruption to their supply of electricity, Friday 3rd December, 2021. Details...
The United Kingdom has approved the use of a drug to treat people at high risk of developing severe COVID-19 symptoms, which the manufacturers say appears to be effective against the new Omicron variant.
PAHO Director Carissa F. Etienne, called for increased vaccination and public health measures to ensure the best possible protection against the virus.
The European Union drug regulator said Thursday it has started a rolling review of a new coronavirus vaccine made by French startup Valneva, the first step toward giving the vaccine the green light to be used in the 27-nation EU.