On the eve of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) announced a collaboration with the Indian Institute of Serum (IIS) to accelerate the production and delivery of up to 100 million doses of safe and effective vaccines against COVID-19 for 92 countries with low and middle income. The Institute for Strategic and Interregional Studies under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan reports.
The speech of US Secretary of State Description Michael Pompeo at a press conference held on 5 August this, during which the head of the foreign policy department raised the following main issues, received a wide response in the media.
Presidential elections have ended in Belarus. The voting booths closed at exactly 20.00. According to the Central Election Commission, the turnout as of 18:00 was 79%.
On 5-7 August 2020, Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi paid a visit to Great Britain, during which he met with First Secretary of State and Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Dominic Raab and Minister of International Trade Liz Truss.
The vaccine against COVID, the basis of which is the protein obtained in the silkworm larva, should become highly effective and inexpensive, said the head of the project, professor at Kyushu University in Japan, Takahiro Kusakabe.
Polling stations for the presidential elections have opened in Belarus. Earlier, the turnout for five days of early voting was 41.7%, BelTA informed.
On 7 August, fuel loading began at the Belarusian NPP Unit 1. Rosatom Engineering Division is the general designer and general contractor of the NPP.
Today, the second joint meeting of the Majlisi Milli and the Majlisi Namoyandagon Majlisi Oli of the Republic of Tajikistan of the sixth convocation has set the date for the election of the head of state, Dunyo news agency reports.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created the largest disruption to education in history and prolonged school closures could further entrench inequalities in access to learning, the UN Secretary-General said on Tuesday, underlining the need for “bold steps” to address the crisis.