Arrival of Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine

58,500 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine have safely arrived in Brunei Darussalam yesterday. The vaccine will be provided to the adolescents aged 12 to 17 for the National covid-19 Vaccination Programme which will commence on the 8th of this month.

Present at Brunei International Airport was Awang Haji Maswadi bin Haji Mohsin, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health. The arrival of this vaccine is the first of a total of 300,690 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine that will be supplied in stages. The Pfizer-Bio-N-Tech vaccine is recognized by the World Health Organization, WHO and has also been used in several countries such as the United Kingdom, the United States, Malaysia and Singapore.

Source: Radio Television Brunei