Qatar committed to fair production and supply of vaccines: Sheikha Alya Apr 18, 2021 0 1170 12345 Qatar has affirmed its moral and humanitarian commitment to ensure fair production and supply of COVID-19 vaccines all over the world. However, Qatar warned that the big gap in vaccine availability could derail the efforts made to achieve the sustainable development goals by 2030.In a statement before the United Nations Economic and Social Council session “A Vaccine for All, Permanent Representative of Qatar to the United Nations HE Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al Thani emphasised that Qatar is ranked ninth globally in terms of the ratio of people who were vaccinated compared to the total population, through the national vaccine programme that includes every eligible person who lives in Qatar whether citizen or resident. Sheikha Alya said Qatar understands that recovering from the pandemic cannot be achieved unless everyone recovers in a framework of international cooperation and solidarity in the face of the global health crisis.She said Qatar allocated $20 million to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization, in addition to Qatar Fund for Development’s signing of a core contribution agreement with the World Health Organization (WHO) for $10 million to support WHOs Thirteenth General Programme of Work (GPW13). RELATED ARTICLES 35 years & above now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine: MoPH Apr 18, 2021 0 2181 Qatar sees drop in daily COVID cases Apr 18, 2021 0 1384 British royal family bids farewell to Prince Philip Apr 18, 2021 0 1129 QFC, Labuan IBFC sign deal to boost cooperation QNA Doha Qatar Financial Centre Authority (QFC Authority) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Labuan IBFC Inc to develop long term cooperation and boost economic and financial sector ties between the .. Thousands to benefit from Awqaf food distribution scheme QNA Doha About 1,500 families and 2,500 workers will benefit from the second edition of the food kit distribution project of the General Department of Endowments of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs .. Action against 362 for flouting COVID norms Tribune News Network Doha As many as 362 people were on Saturday referred to Public Prosecution for violating various COVID-19 safety norms. While 282 people were booked for not wearing masks, three faced action for ..