Panama Greenlights Funds to Buy AstraZeneca’s Planned Coronavirus Vaccine

The Central American nation has been working on multiple Covid-19 vaccine options for its population of 4.2 million, with President Laurentino Cortizo saying he wants to guarantee that each resident will have access to two doses.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Panama’s government has authorized spending of US$4.3 million (R$21.5 million) to purchase 1.09 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine being developed by Britain’s Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?