Singapore approves Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine, expects first shots by year-end

14th Dec

Singapore approves Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine, expects first shots by year-end

On monday prime minister of singapore Lee Hesin said that Pfizer-BioNTech's novel coronavirus vaccines and expects to get shots by the end of the year. The city-state of 5.7 million people expects to have enough vaccines for everyone by the third quarter of 2021 and will make it free for citizens and long-term residents, Lee, 68, said.Lee said in broadcasting news that "My colleagues and I, including the older ones, will be getting ourselves vaccinated early. This is to show you, especially seniors like me, that we believe the vaccines are safe,". The United States, Canada and a handful of other countries have approved the Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE vaccine, with a mass inoculation programme underway in Britain and one getting going in the United States.