Daily Archives: Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 15:53

Brazil, Argentina selected as regional COVID-19 vaccine producing hubs

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 15:53 by Denis Chabrol Washington DC, September 21, 2021 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has announced the selection of two centers in Argentina and Brazil as regional hubs for the development and production of mRNA-based vaccines in Latin America in a bid to tackle COVID-19 and future infectious-disease challenges. The Bio-Manguinhos ...

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PCR testing sites available countrywide, but public slow to take tests

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 14:53 by Denis Chabrol Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony has said that there are PCR and antigen testing sites countrywide, but Guyanese have been slow to take advantage of the opportunity for fear that they would be tested positive. He sought to counter his predecessor’s call for PCR testing sites to be set ...

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‘No racial discrimination’- Ali tells Brooklyn-based Guyanese pastors

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 14:04 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali has told Guyanese pastors, who are based in Brooklyn, New York, that his administration has not been engaging in racial discrimination. ““Our development programme is never tailored for any one ethnic group,” he told the pastors during his current trip to the United States (US) for ...

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