Russia: COVID-19 Vaccines – Announcements/Regulatory Actions/Deployment

Russia: COVID-19 Vaccines – Announcements/Regulatory Actions/Deployment

 

 

Russia: Sputnik V – “the first registered COVID-19 vaccine”
https://sputnikvaccine.com/newsroom/pressreleases/
Press Releases
Brazil becomes the 67th country in the world to authorize Sputnik V vaccine
Press release, 05.06.2021

RDIF, Mumtalakat and Binnopharm Group to establish production of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine in Bahrain
Saint-Petersburg, June 3, 2021 – The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF, Russia’s sovereign wealth fund), Bahrain’s Mumtalakat Holding Company (Mumtalakat, sovereign wealth fund of the Kingdom of Bahrain) and Binnopharm Group (а subsidiary of Sistema PJSFC, a publicly traded Russian investment company) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a new vaccine production facility in the Kingdom of Bahrain to manufacture and distribute the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine across the MENA region…
…As part of cooperation the two funds recently joined efforts to prevent the spread of coronavirus and intend to establish a local production of Sputnik V, the world’s first registered vaccine against coronavirus, in Bahrain. Bahrain authorized the emergency use of Sputnik V vaccine In February 2021…

Sputnik Light vaccine (the first component of Sputnik V vaccine) demonstrates 78.6-83.7% efficacy among the elderly in Argentina
Press release, 02.06.2021

Single-dose Sputnik Light vaccine approved for use in Mauritius
Press release, 02.06.2021

Single-dose Sputnik Light vaccine approved for use in Palestine
Press release, 31.05.2021

Sputnik V demonstrates highest safety profile during the vaccination campaign in Serbia
Press release, 28.05.2021