24/03/22: COVID-19 BOOSTER VACCINATION FOR CHILDREN 12 TO 17 YEARS OLD
The Ministry of Health would like to inform the general public that despite the planned roll out of COVID-19 booster doses for children between 12-17 years old, only 79.7% of children in this age group have been vaccinated with the 3rd booster dose against 93% who have been vaccinated with the 2nd dose as of 23.03.2022. Therefore, given the high protection offered by booster doses against the Omicron Variant as suggested by prevailing scientific evidence, the Ministry of Health would like to appeal to the children/parents/guardians of the aforementioned age cohort to kindly avail the booster doses from the nearest health facility at the earliest. It is of utmost importance to get every eligible child vaccinated with boosters before the schools reopen in order to prevent widespread outbreaks of COVID-19 in our schools and to ensure maximum protection from severe disease and hospitalization.
09/05/22: 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐑𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐅𝐮𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐚𝐱𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐂𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐃-𝟏𝟗 𝐦𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬.
Under the constant guidance of His Majesty The King, our COVID-19 pandemic responses averted aRead More
13/04/22: Regulatory Notification on use on COVID-19 antigen self-test kits-Drug Regulatory Authority
Regulatory Notification on Requirement of Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for Import, Sale and Distribution ofRead More
11/04/22: 𝗥𝗲𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗼𝗳 𝗖𝗢𝗩𝗜𝗗-𝟭𝟵 𝗦𝗲𝗹𝗳-𝘁𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁-MoH
As the general public are increasingly able to access the COVID-19 self-test kits, the MinistryRead More