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Pfizer commits to supply 31 million doses of vaccine to Vietnam in 2021

On the morning of September 23, New York time, on the occasion of his business trip to attend the High-Level Discussion session of the 76th United Nations General Assembly in the United States, President Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited Pfizer Company of the US.

During the meeting, the President expressed his impression of Pfizer’s active role in Covid-19 prevention and control activities, especially the successful development of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, which is recognized worldwide. is a highly effective “weapon” to control the pandemic.

The President highly appreciated the fact that Pfizer Company has handed over more than 2.8 million doses of vaccines to Vietnam in a timely manner, making an important contribution to Vietnam in its efforts to control and repel the Pandemic as well as its commitment to ensure plans to deliver in the remaining months of this year.

The President worked with the leaders of Pfizer company.

The President asked Pfizer to pay attention and promote the increase in the number of Pfizer vaccines supplied to Vietnam as early as September and delivery in 2021 under the contract of 31 million doses of vaccine signed by the two sides, and soon. concretize the roadmap for the earliest delivery of vaccines to children from 12-18 years old.

The President also suggested that Pfizer soon complete the approval procedure so that other countries such as Poland can quickly cede Pfizer vaccine to Vietnam when Vietnam reaches an agreement to buy Pfizer vaccine from these countries. .

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The State President visited and worked with the US company Pfizer.

For his part, Pfizer Vice President Jonathan Selib said that Pfizer is committed to providing Vietnam with 31 million adult doses of Covid-19 vaccine this year; and 20 million doses of the vaccine are available for children when Pfizer has sufficient data on efficacy and safety.

Mr. Jonathan Selib also acknowledged the request for cooperation in vaccine production and will quickly implement the procedure for Vietnam to receive the vaccine from Poland.

Pfizer welcomed the US establishment of a regional Center for Disease Control (CDC) in Vietnam recently on the occasion of Vice President Kamala Harris’ visit to Vietnam, demonstrating the US’s confidence in the ability to prevent and control the Pandemic. diseases of Vietnam and will work with this office closely with Vietnam in its efforts to prevent diseases.

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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks at the opening ceremony of CDC’s Southeast Asia Regional Office in Hanoi.


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