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  • Around 80,000 teens receive second doses of Covid vaccine 19/09/2021
    This weekend has seen around 80,000 12-17 year olds turn up at vaccination centres to receive their second doses against Covid-19 infection. This was the second and last weekend dedicated to the vaccination of Portugal’s youngest citizens, just as the new school year gets underway.  The post Around 80,000 teens receive second doses of Covid […]
  • Marcelo defends global treaty against pandemics and reform of World Health Organisation 19/09/2021
    In the United States for the 76th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, President Marcelo has defended the urgent need for a global treaty against pandemics and the reform of the World Health Organisation (seriously tarnished by a recent Sunday Times exposé click here). While ‘back home in Portugal’ politicians are racing […]
  • Portugal agrees to green-light vaccinated travellers from Israel 19/09/2021
    Following the ‘incomprehensible’ decision on September 1 to ban all travellers from Israel – whether or not they had been fully vaccinated (click here) – Portugal has agreed to allow the entry of Israelis with a Covid-19 vaccination or recovery certificate, the country’s online Ynet has reported. “The approval comes as a result of the […]
  • 2nd generation Covid vaccines seek to tackle transmission and infection issues 18/09/2021
    This is the ‘elephant in the room’ that so many countries are downplaying. The double-vaccinated can still transmit SARS-CoV-2; they can still become infected – and in some cases they will end up in hospital with Covid-19 and die from it. In other words, the divisions being aired about ‘vaccinated’ versus ‘non-vaccinated’ people (click here) […]
  • Health minister admits possibility of “obligatory testing” and “different measures for non-vaccinated” 18/09/2021
    Health minister Marta Temido has admitted that non-vaccinated ‘workers’ could face obligatory testing for Covid-19, and different rules when it comes to prophylactic isolation. Her remarks come in the context that employers confederations (both CIP and CCP) defend mandatory testing of non-vaccinated workers, to be paid for by the workers themselves. A report by SIC […]