Subsequent jabs of COVID-19 vaccines may cause undesirable effects if they are administered too early, a viral expert has warned.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha called for strict disease controls to contain Omicron outbreaks and wanted next year to be the year of booster shots of COVID-19 vaccine, according to the government spokesman.
The Public Health Ministry has approved the administration of the fourth jab of COVID-19 vaccines for medical professionals in close contact with possible COVID-19 cases and people with chronic diseases and impaired immunity and is ready to vaccinate children aged 5-11 against COVID-19.
The government is ready to acquire the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Pfizer for 5 million children after the Food and Drug Administration approved its use for children aged 5-11.
The Food and Drug Administration approved the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine made by Pfizer Co for children aged 5-11.
The Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration has found a small number of infected visitors arriving through the “Test and Go” process and decided to introduce free electronic vaccination certificates through the Mor Prom app in the New Year.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha presided over a ceremony to receive 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Moderna and donated from the United States.
About 68,000 students in Nonthaburi province will be inoculated against COVID-19 with the vaccine made by Pfizer from Oct 15 to 17 ahead of the next school term in November.
The cabinet approved the procurement of 165,000 additional doses of the COVID-19 vaccine made by AstraZeneca from Spain and expected delivery early next month.
The government through its Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration allowed department stores, community malls and restaurants to reopen if staff have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The Ministry of Public Health will tomorrow ask the Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration to allow dining-in at eateries which will be able to use up to 50% of their seats to welcome customers until 8pm.
The Thai Chamber of Commerce sought more COVID-19 vaccine doses from the government to cover all workers in the manufacturing sector to protect the economy.