Pfizer Vaccine Clearance to Be Sought in Hong Kong After FDA Nod - (Financial Post via NewsPoints Desk)

  • Hong Kong has reached supply agreements for 15 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from two frontrunner companies and will receive the first shots beginning next month, as reported in Bloomberg.

  • According to the news source, Hong Kong will buy 7.5 million doses of the mRNA-based vaccine developed by Pfizer/BioNTech, and 7.5 million doses of Sinovac's candidate.

  • It is also in talks with AstraZeneca for a further 7.5 million doses, though that agreement has not been signed, the news source added.

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