Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce after 27 years
Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife and fellow philanthropist Melinda announced on Monday they are divorcing after a 27-year marriage
04 May 2021, 08:21
COVID-19 vaccine: Having no alternative source was a blunder
Analysing the activities of the government, experts say Bangladesh had been making blunders since the beginning of the process of vaccine selection
29 Apr 2021, 17:46
Summer of 2021 will be almost normal: Bill Gates
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates believes that a “lot of things” will be back to “normal” by the summer of 2021 if COVID-19 vaccine approvals don’t turn up any nasty surprises
20 Nov 2020, 09:10
How Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates reacted to Biden’s victory
Tech honchos including Microsoft Co-founder Bill Gates and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos congratulated president-elect Joe Biden and vice president-elect Kamala Harris after their victory in the US ...
10 Nov 2020, 09:53
Positive pre-clinical data for CureVac’s COVID-19 vaccine
The Tuebingen-based company, which is backed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, said the potential vaccine, known as CVnCoV, produced neutralising antibodies and activated T-cells in hamsters ...
24 Oct 2020, 12:10
Rich world could be close to normal by late 2021 if vaccine works: Bill Gates
Rich countries could be back to close to normal by late 2021 if a COVID-19 vaccine works, is ready soon and distributed properly at scale, Microsoft founder Bill Gates said on Tuesday.
11 Oct 2020, 10:36
Vaccines won't end pandemic quickly unless delivered equitably: Gates
Even as the world is rushing for solutions to fight Covid-19, developing and manufacturing vaccines will not end the pandemic quickly unless they are delivered equitably, warn Bill and Melinda Gates.
16 Sep 2020, 08:56
Pandemic makes tackling global woes more critical than ever: Bill Gates
"The COVID-19 pandemic not only stopped progress, it kicked it backward," said Gates,
15 Sep 2020, 09:36
Bill Gates calls for COVID-19 meds to go to people who need them, not 'highest bidder'
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates called for COVID-19 drugs and an eventual vaccine to be made available to countries and people that need them most, not to the "highest bidder," saying relying ...
13 Jul 2020, 11:39
Japan's Fujifilm to spend $928m to double capacity of Danish drug facility
It is an initiative launched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and two other large charities, aimed at accelerating drug development and identifying a promising COVID-19 therapeutic candidate ...
10 Jun 2020, 14:44