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5m Covid-19 vaccine doses arrive in...

5m Covid-19 vaccine doses arrive

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 25 2021

Beximco Pharma will store the vaccine for now and hand them over to the government by Wednesday

8,000 Covid-19 deaths: Bangladesh defies...

8,000 deaths: Bangladesh defies...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jan 23 2021

One death for every 66 Covid-19 cases in the country

India gifts 2m Oxford vaccine to...

India gifts 2m Oxford vaccine to...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jan 18 2021

The imported lot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is however scheduled to arrive between Jan 21-25

BCSIR calls emergency press meet, reads...

BCSIR calls emergency press meet, reads...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Many reporters have condemned the ‘emergency press conference’ as being ‘misleading...

Bangladesh scientists develop nasal...

Bangladesh scientists develop nasal...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Bangasafe Oro-Nasal Spray is not an alternative to masks or vaccines, but will rather complement them,...

DGHS to get vaccine registration app...

DGHS to get vaccine registration app...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 12 2021

App to launch on January 26, registration to begin the same day

DGDA formulates guideline on Covid-19...

Vaccine side-effect guideline...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The guideline will be sent to the Health Ministry for approval on Sunday

Covid-19 vaccines set to roll out early...

Covid-19 vaccines set to roll out early...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jan 11 2021

Candidates eligible for vaccination can start registering online via the vaccine app from January

Covid-19 vaccination: Age to get priority...

Covid-19 vaccination: Age to get priority...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 11 2021

Call for ensuring equity in vaccination program

Govt to launch vaccine registration...

Govt to launch vaccine app by...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jan 10 2021

The app is at the final stages of completion and will be launched soon, says DGHS (MIS) director

Govt approves Beximco’s import, distribution...

Beximco cleared to import Covid-19 vaccine...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jan 7 2021

In the initial six months of the first phase, Beximco will procure five million vaccine doses per...

Globe Biotech gets permission to manufacture...

Globe Biotech can make vaccine for...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 6 2021

The permission was given on December 28, 2020

Study: Tobacco shops within 100metres...

Tobacco shops near 90% schools,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Open display of tobacco products are influencing children to take up smoking, the study says

‘Measures at right time could have saved...

‘Measures at right time could have saved...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 2 2021

Effective and early spending to combat Covid-19 would have helped keep the pandemic in check, experts...

2020 in review: Hard push for healthcare...

2020: Issues in healthcare sector laid...

Health

Fri, Jan 1 2021

A number of corruption incidents in the sector were exposed while shortcomings in the system came under...

Migration amid Covid-19: Experts fear...

Migration amid Covid-19: Experts fear...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 29 2020

They made the observation during a virtual program organized by RMMRU on Monday

Hundreds of ICU beds lying idle at...

Hundreds of ICU beds lying idle at...

Coronavirus

Mon, Dec 28 2020

ICU beds will be distributed after authorities concerned place orders, according to officials

Govt reduces Covid-19 testing fees to...

Govt reduces Covid-19 testing fees to...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 28 2020

Initially, for expatriates, the Covid-19 testing fee was Tk3,500

Health Minister: One third will not...

‘One third will not need Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Bangladesh hopes to get 55 million doses of vaccine by June, says the health minister

Covid-19 variant: Is Bangladesh repeating...

Is Bangladesh repeating the same mistake...

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 24 2020

Preventive measures will be the key to curb the spread of the new variant, according to experts

BCSIR: Nearly similar new variant identified...

‘New variant found in BD early

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The variant found in Bangladesh seems not to be as contagious as the UK variant, according to BCSIR