UAE: 94,223 Covid vaccine doses administered in 24 hours

SourceKhaleej Times
SectorHealthcare
CountryUAE

The UAE has administered 94,223 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the past 24 hours. The country’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said the total doses administered now stands at 13.6 million. This takes the rate of doses to 138.36 per 100 people.

The among children aged three to 17 years. With this, the country joins other vaccine manufacturing countries like China, the US, the UK and India to study the efficacy of the vaccine in this age group. The UAE had recently announced that events in the country are . Additionally, spectators are required to comply by all Covid safety measures, including wearing a mask at all times and maintaining a safe social distance. According to a YouGov survey of 1,006 people, vaccinated residents are most comfortable visiting outdoor public places, but less relaxed about attending concerts and wedding events. Shopping malls and big supermarkets in Abu Dhabi said they are looking at effectively implementing the new...read more...