Saturday, 15 May 2021
Parliamentary committee suggests steps to sue India's Serum Institute
The parliamentary standing committee on the foreign ministry has made a suggestion to assess if a case can be filed against Serum Institute of India for failing to supply the Covid vaccine on ...
09 May 2021, 22:50
Precarious predicament of vaccine procurement
Vaccines are basically the government’s responsibility. Once the vaccines are procured and distributed, then the people can be told to get vaccinated, to be registered. But how to get the vaccine?
08 May 2021, 14:15
Serum vaccine: Contract has non-liability clause
The three parties to the contract are Bangladesh government, Beximco Pharma and India's Serum Institute
07 May 2021, 16:31
Govt aims to procure 20m vaccine doses within four months
The Bangladesh government hopes to get a consignment of Covid-19 vaccines from COVAX within June, though the health ministry cannot confirm how many doses it will receive in the consignment
04 May 2021, 14:19
Beximco makes 77 taka profit on each dose of Covid vaccine
Beximco Pharmaceuticals' profits have gone up by almost 62.5 per cent compared to the corresponding period of the previous year
02 May 2021, 14:05
Covid-19: Why the crisis in vaccines?
Vaccine supply has emerged globally as an extremely sensitive political issue. The disparity between nations is the main cause of this predicament.
29 Apr 2021, 18:04
Vaccine diplomacy, India’s ban, lessons learned
Bangladesh has seen a significant increase in the number of deaths during the second wave of coronavirus. Next door in India the virus is spreading like wildfire. This is a grave warning to us
27 Apr 2021, 15:49
Engaging one organisation in buying vaccines ‘suicidal’: Fakhrul
Raising concerns over the jabs crisis in the country, BNP on Monday said the government's decision to procure it by a single organisation from a single source was 'suicidal' move
26 Apr 2021, 20:50
Uncertainty of vaccine availability must be cleared immediately
As the second wave of coronavirus hits the country, Bangladesh is uncertain over supply of the required vaccine. The matter requires an immediate solution to avert a crisis
26 Apr 2021, 14:40
No vaccine export for the time being, says India
Bangladesh remains uncertain about when it will receive the next consignment of Covid vaccines from India as per agreement. This has pitched the country's vaccination drive into uncertainty as the ...
25 Apr 2021, 14:05