May 06, 2021 01:37 PM IST
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen stressed that Europe's priority would be to boost global supplies, and implicitly criticised the US and the UK for limiting COVID-19 vaccine exports.
- Apr 29, 2021 05:27 PM IST
The German firm's CEO Ugur Sahin told Der Spiegel weekly that it was "in the final stretches" of preparing its submission for European regulatory approval.
- Apr 28, 2021 02:50 PM IST
A first hearing in the case began at the Brussels Court of First Instance on Wednesday. The proceedings are public and conducted under an emergency procedure, which means they could be concluded in a matter of weeks, the European Union's executive Commission said.
- Apr 26, 2021 06:43 PM IST
The AstraZeneca vaccine has been central to Europe’s immunization campaign, and a linchpin in the global strategy to get vaccines to poorer countries. But the slow pace of deliveries has frustrated the Europeans and has been blamed in part for holding up the EU’s vaccine rollout.
- Apr 26, 2021 01:17 PM IST
Glenmark said Ryaltris is now approved in Europe for the first line treatment of allergic rhinitis in patients over 12 years of age.
- Apr 17, 2021 06:26 PM IST
The talks are aimed at determining which sanctions the United States should lift and the measures Iran has to take to come into compliance with the accord.
- Apr 14, 2021 10:27 PM IST
- Apr 14, 2021 07:42 PM IST
Despite recommendations from the World Health Organization and European medicines watchdog to continue using the inoculation, "Denmark's vaccination campaign will go ahead without the AstraZeneca vaccine," Health Authority director Soren Brostrom told a press conference.
- Apr 13, 2021 05:25 PM IST
The negotiations between India and the European Union on a free trade agreement have been stalled since May 2013, when both sides failed to bridge substantial gaps on crucial issues, including data security status for the IT sector. The negotiations with the 27-nation grouping were launched in June 2007.
- Apr 07, 2021 07:03 PM IST
Earlier this week, a senior official from the European Medicines Agency said there was a causal link between the AstraZeneca vaccine and the rare clots that have been seen in dozens of people worldwide, among the tens of millions who have received at least one dose of the shot.
- Apr 01, 2021 07:00 PM IST
The EU wants the doses from Serum, the world's largest vaccine maker, to offset supply shortfalls from AstraZeneca's European plants and speed up the bloc's vaccine roll-out.
- Mar 25, 2021 10:49 PM IST
The temporary suspension last week by multiple countries of AstraZeneca, the vaccine that the European Union has bet on, was only one indication of how Europe’s rollouts have been plagued by an overabundance of caution, bad deals and flouted obligations by pharmaceutical companies that have created a supply shortage.
- Mar 22, 2021 08:16 PM IST
While mainly symbolic, the sanctions mark a significant hardening in the EU's policy towards China, which Brussels long regarded as a benign trading partner but now views as a systematic abuser of basic rights and freedoms.
- Mar 16, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Experts have noted that such concerns are inevitable in mass vaccination campaigns — with so many people getting shots, some are bound to get sick even if the vaccine is not to blame.
- Mar 13, 2021 03:58 PM IST
EU has been calling for responsibly-sourced cobalt, which will make the key battery metal expensive as the supply will be squeezed.
- Mar 09, 2021 07:01 PM IST
From this week, all funds must disclose in their pre-contractual information how they factor sustainability risks into their investment decisions.
- Mar 03, 2021 02:28 PM IST
With less than 5 percent of its population inoculated so far, the Emmanuel Macron government is under tremendous pressure to secure more vaccines. Covaxin could likely be a beneficiary.
- Mar 01, 2021 01:22 PM IST
As trade disputes pile up, the blame game evident in the early months of the split suits domestic political needs on both sides.
- Feb 22, 2021 04:26 PM IST
The EU ministers condemned the arrests and called for the unconditional release of the President, Suu Kyi and all those held since the coup.
- Feb 17, 2021 04:57 PM IST
The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was the first of three so far to be approved for use in the EU, which has faced strong criticism for a slow start to its vaccination campaign compared with countries such as Israel, Britain and the United States. The other two EU-approved vaccines are from Moderna and AstraZeneca.
- Feb 17, 2021 03:07 PM IST
This is the third visit of foreign envoys to J&K after the abrogation of Article 370 and the erstwhile state's bifurcation into two union territories.
- Feb 17, 2021 11:50 AM IST
The "HERA incubator" programme, which begins Wednesday, will bring together the pharmaceutical industry, laboratories, health authorities and researchers, Ursula von der Leyen told French daily Les Echos on Tuesday.
- Feb 16, 2021 10:31 PM IST
The single-shot vaccine would be the fourth jab to be approved for use across the 27-nation European Union if it gets the green light from the Amsterdam-based European Medicines Agency.