New vaccine deals to deliver 20 million doses by end of 2023
HSE scrambles to reorganise ongoing rollout amid disruption to over-50s plan while IBM and Salesforce are hired to develop vaccine passport app to restart travel sector
The state is set to announce two new deals with Pfizer and Novavax for millions of additional vaccines, the Business Post has learned.
The move comes just as IBM and Salesforce have been hired to develop a passport app that could facilitate easier access to international travel and greater privileges for those who have been vaccinated.
A new deal between the European Commission and Pfizer/BioNtech for up to 1.8 billion vaccines out to...
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