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Despite resistance to anti-Govt vaccines, the picture of pharmaceutical companies has improved after the outbreak, according to a survey released Wednesday. According to a study by Ipsos for the Confederation of French Pharmaceuticals (LIM), 41% of the general public now have a positive opinion of the industry. Despite being a minority, it is 13 points higher than 2019 and 4 points higher than last year.
The head of the foreign ministry said in a statement on Tuesday that the curfew in Martinique had been extended to “two weeks” due to a resurgence of the Kovit-19 epidemic. At the end of November, the province announced the imposition of a curfew order across the island from 7:00 pm to 5:00 am on Wednesday. On the sidelines of the November 22 general strike, an exceptional move to respond to the night-time violence that struck Martinique.
Anti-Govt vaccines could be more effective against Omicron, which does not appear to be more dangerous than Delta, which is spreading more around the world, senior scientists from the WHO and White House told AFP. “There is no doubt that current vaccines protect patients with Omicron’s form from severe forms of Govit-19,” WHO Emergency Manager Michael Ryan said in a statement Tuesday evening. Rare interview with AFP.
Brazil has rejected the need for COVID-19 vaccination certification for foreigners coming into its soil, following a move by President Jair Bolsanaro to compare the measure recommended by the health regulator to “leash” for animals.