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20% of homegrown COVID vaccines permitted for export 01 Dec 2021

20% of homegrown COVID vaccines permitted for export

The Ministry of Health has issued a license to export 20 percent of the domestically produced coronavirus vaccines, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

No evidence of Omicron reported in Iran 01 Dec 2021

No evidence of Omicron reported in Iran

  To date, no cases of the new coronavirus strain, which is prevalent in South Africa, have been reported in the country, Health Minister Bahram Einollahi announced on Tuesday.

Iran takes measures to block Omicron strain 28 Nov 2021

Iran takes measures to block Omicron strain

  The Iranian Health Ministry has adopted new regulations to prevent the new variant of coronavirus, called B.1.1.529, or Omicron, from entering the country.

Some 24% of students vaccinated nationwide 06 Nov 2021

Some 24% of students vaccinated nationwide

A total of 1,572,380 students, equaling 24 percent of the target group aged 12 to 18 nationwide, have received both doses of coronavirus vaccine, Azam Goudarzi, a health ministry official, said on Saturday.

Raisi calls for measures to halt new wave of Covid-19 28 Oct 2021

Raisi calls for measures to halt new wave of Covid-19

President Ebrahim Raisi on Monday stressed that all officials and bodies should take proper measures not to allow a possible new wave of the Covid-19 pandemic to take a high toll on the citizens like the “fifth” one.

Travelers entering Iran should provide vaccination evidence 26 Oct 2021

Travelers entering Iran should provide vaccination evidence

All passengers who come back to the country should provide evidence that they have received two doses of coronavirus vaccine, otherwise they have to undergo a PCR test, Health Ministry official Mohammad Mehdi Gooya has said.

UN continues to support Iran in fight against coronavirus 25 Oct 2021

UN continues to support Iran in fight against coronavirus

The United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric has expressed readiness to continue support for Iran in the fight against the global pandemic.

Italy’s Donated COVID Vaccines to Arrive Today 18 Oct 2021

Italy’s Donated COVID Vaccines to Arrive Today

  Ambassador of Italy to Tehran yesterday said that major part of 1.6m doses of the Covid-19 AstraZeneca vaccines which have been donated by Italy will arrive in Tehran tomorrow (on Monday) and remaining part will arrive in the coming weeks.

COVID-19 increases tuberculosis deaths in Iran 17 Oct 2021

COVID-19 increases tuberculosis deaths in Iran

The incidence and mortality of tuberculosis (TB) has increased due to the coronavirus pandemic, Mohammad Mehdi Gooya, head of the diseases management center of the Ministry of Health, said on Saturday.

Nasal dose of COV Pars reduces virus transmission by 90% 13 Oct 2021

Nasal dose of COV Pars reduces virus transmission by 90%

  The inhaled dose of COV Pars vaccine reduces the transmission of delta and alpha coronavirus variants by up to 90 percent, Ali Es’haqi, head of Razi Vaccine and Serum Institute, has said.