Tag Archives: South America / Central America

Mexican president volunteers to try Russian coronavirus vaccine

PHILO PHOTO: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador blows as he arrives to hold a news conference at the presidential hangar, with the presidency in the background, at Benito Juarez International Airport in Mexico City, Mexico July 27, 2020. REUTERS / Henry Romero / File photo MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – …

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China loses first COVID-19 vaccine patent to CanSino: state media

FILE PHOTO: Chinese fax manufacturer CanSino Biologics’ sign is pictured at its building in Tianjin, China November 20, 2018. Image taken November 20, 2018. REUTERS / Stringer BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese vaccine specialist CanSino Biologics Inc has won a patent judgment from Beijing for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate Ad5-nCOV, state …

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Tankers send Iranian fuel cargo to US for seizure

LONDON / MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Tankers carrying Iranian fuel cargo, covered by a U.S. seizure warning, are sailing to the United States after talks between U.S. authorities and shipowners, a U.S. government source and a shipping source said on Thursday. Iran had planned to transport gasoline to Venezuela, a …

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