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Another 115,000 Doses of Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Arrive in Hungary

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.03.02.

The latest, 11th, shipment of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine — almost 115,000 doses — arrived in Hungary on Tuesday, bringing the total Pfizer jabs delivered to Hungary to over 850,000.

The first shipment of the Comirnaty vaccine, the first to receive conditional approval in the European Union, arrived in Hungary on Dec. 26.

Hungary Increases Pfizer Purchases to Over 10 Million
Hungary Increases Pfizer Purchases to Over 10 Million

Hungary has expanded the number of Pfizer BioNtech vaccines it is contracted to purchase to 10,870,000 doses from 6.5 million, the chief medical officer said on Monday. Cecília Müller also told a regular online press conference that a large shipment of Russia’s Sputnik V containing 100,000 doses of the vaccine’s first component and 180,000 doses […]Continue reading

New batches have arrived every week since, the manufacturer’s Hungarian arm said in a statement.

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