Tag: COVID vaccine


The EU’s flawed vaccine rollout will stymie growth in 2021, new forecast reveals

February 11, 2021

Via: Fortune

The European economy will recover more slowly this year as the coronavirus keeps a tight grip on the region, with the outlook resting largely on a vaccination campaign that has so far stumbled. The European Commission cut its forecast for […]

Industries, Others

Ryanair is ‘essentially’ writing off its business until Europe can improve its COVID vaccine rollout

February 1, 2021

Via: Fortune

Ryanair Holdings Plc. is counting on a rapid rollout of coronavirus vaccines to deliver a late-summer travel surge and help the low-cost carrier recover from an annual loss that could reach 950 million euros ($1.1 billion). While Easter is “essentially […]

Industries, Others

Oxford’s COVID vaccine deal with AstraZeneca raises concerns about access and pricing

August 24, 2020

Via: Fortune

In a business driven by profit, vaccines have a problem. They’re not very profitable—at least not without government subsidies. Pharma companies favor expensive medicines that must be taken repeatedly and generate revenue for years or decades. Vaccines are often given […]