Guatemala and Russia signed new contract for supply of Sputnik V vaccine — Health Ministry RIO DE JANEIRO. KAZINFORM - The government of Guatemala and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) have signed a new contract for the supply of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to the republic, Guatemalan Health Minister Amelia Flores announced on Tuesday, TASS reports.
St. Petersburg authorities hire oracle cat Achilles for 2022 Champions League final ST. PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM - Achilles, St. Petersburg’s Hermitage oracle cat, has been invited again to provide his soothsaying services, but this time for the final of the 2022 UEFA Champions League, Saint Petersburg’s Vice Governor Boris Piotrovsky said on Monday, TASS reports.
Russia records 25,766 new daily COVID-19 cases, crisis center says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has registered 25,766 new confirmed COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours. The total number of infections has reached 5,733,218 cases, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told journalists on Friday, TASS reports.
CoviVac is effective against Delta COVID-19 variant, developer says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia’s CoviVac COVID-19 vaccine is effective against the Delta variant, Director General of its developer, the Chumakov Center, a corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences Aidar Ishmukhametov told TASS.
No need to vaccinate children against COVID-19 yet, MP says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM There is no urgent need to vaccinate children and teenagers against COVID-19, however, if necessary, a special jab for children may be developed, Russia’s former chief sanitary doctor and First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Science Gennady Onishchenko told TASS on Wednesday.
Russia reports 17,906 daily COVID-19 cases MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Russia grew by 17,906 in the past 24 hours reaching 5,299,215. This is the highest number since January 31, as follows from the data provided by the anti-coronavirus crisis center on Saturday, TASS reports.
China and Russia to launch 6 lunar missions in 2021-2025 to build international Moon base BEIJING. KAZINFORM China and Russia are planning to launch six missions within the preparatory stage of building an international Moon base, Pei Zhaoyu, deputy director of the Lunar Exploration and Space Program Center of the China National Space Administration (CNSA), said during the GLEX-2021 conference on Wednesday.
Russia records 12,505 new daily COVID-19 cases, highest since February 22 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has registered 12,505 new confirmed COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, the highest indicator since February 22. The total number of infections has reached 5,180,454 cases, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told journalists on Friday, TASS reports.
Russia documents 10,407 daily COVID-19 cases, highest figure since March 7 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has documented 10,407 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the highest daily figure since March 7, 2021, bringing the total case count to 5,156,250, the federal anti-coronavirus crisis center informed reporters on Wednesday, TASS reports.
Russia reports over 9,900 daily COVID-19 cases, a new high since mid-March — crisis center MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia confirmed 9,977 COVID-19 cases over the past day, a new high since March 14, bringing the total case tally to 5,145,843, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Tuesday, TASS reports.