Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP
Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP

Russia, China in lead as Philippines seeks deals for Covid-19 vaccines

  • The Philippines is in talks with 10 countries and regions but seems close to conducting late-stage vaccine trials for the Chinese and Russian candidates
  • American drug maker Pfizer’s vaccine may be challenging to import and it is unclear if President Rodrigo Duterte will approve advance payments to reserve supplies

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP
Filipinos in personal protective gear wait to enter a government office in Quezon City. The country has recorded more than 400,000 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: AP
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