Covishield Gets Australian Medicine Regulator's Approval For Incoming Travellers

www.outlookindia.com
2 min read
very difficult
Prime Minister Scott Morrison's office said the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has advised that Coronavac (Sinovac) and Covishield should be considered as 'recognised vaccines' for international travellers.
Australia's top medical regulator Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) on Friday approved the Serum Institute of India (SII) manufactured Covishield vaccine for incoming international travellers, a step that restores the possibility of facilitating return of thousands of Indian students to that country.

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's office declared that the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has advised that Coronavac (Sinovac) and Covishield should be considered as "recognised vaccines" for the purpose of determining incoming international travellers as being appropriately vaccinated.

It said Australia is ready to take its next steps to safely reopen to the world, with changes coming to the international border.

"Our government is setting out the framework for how international travel will look in coming months," it said.

It is not immediately clear…
Read full article