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Khairy: Malaysia getting 258,570 more Pfizer

Vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine are seen inside a freezer in Cali, Colombia. Innovation, Science and Technology Minister Khairy Jamaluddin added later that the shipment on February 21 would consist of 312,390 doses, enough to vaccinate 156,195 people.

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Malaysia to procure 12.8 million more doses of Pfizer

KUALA LUMPUR REUTERS, BLOOMBERG - Malaysia will procure an additional 12.

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Malaysia aims to administer 150,000 COVID

However, he said this would depend on the effectiveness of a single dose against variants of concern VOC and how quickly these were spreading. Khairy said public confidence in the aforementioned vaccine was high, as evident when all available opt-in slots were fully booked by Malaysians within three hours of its opening. Khairy said the Pfizer-Biontech vaccines would arrive via a MASKargo flight at KLIA on Sunday, after which they would be sorted and dispatched to the various specialised storage facilities across the country.

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Muhyiddin: Pfizer COVID

Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin via Commenting on the deal, Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said that 1 million doses will arrive by the first quarter of next year, with plans to vaccinate frontliners first. Today, Muhyiddin reiterated that the national vaccination programme would be in three phases, with frontliners and high-risk groups to be vaccinated in the first two while healthy Malaysians adults would receive theirs in the last.

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Malaysia Signs Deal With Pfizer, Covid

In June 2,223,000 Pfizer vaccines will be received by us in five deliveries of 444,600 doses per week.

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Khairy: Malaysia getting 258,570 more Pfizer

Then we will prioritise high risk groups elderly, those with comorbidity , followed by general population. He added that high risk individuals, such as the elderly or those with , would be prioritised followed by general population The first shipment of Pfizer vaccines of 1mn doses will arrive in Q1 2021. The prime minister also urged all in the country not to treat the vaccination programme lightly, saying its success was essential in order for the country to return to social and economic normalcy.

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Malaysia Signs Deal With Pfizer, Covid

But Khairy explained that the government could not push forward the vaccine appointments because of uncertainty in the delivery dates of the supplies from Pfizer. Vaccination will be conducted in phases and will prioritise high-risk groups who are more susceptible to Covid-19. Speaking on the matter at the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme virtual media conference today, he said this was following an additional agreement of 12.

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Muhyiddin: Pfizer COVID

Citing expert advice from the Vaccine Selection Technical Working Group, the coordinating minister for the National Immunisation Programme NIP explained that there were genuine concerns over the efficacy rate of protection accorded by just a single dose of the Pfizer vaccine against the aggressive Delta variant of the virus. And on March 22, we will receive another 124,020 doses followed by 125,190 doses on Mar 29 which would make the cumulative number of Pfizer doses received 1.

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