SEC has recommended the upgrade of Covaxin and Covishield status from the restricted use in an emergency situation to grant new drug permission with certain conditions in the adult population. The Drugs Controller General of India will further evaluate the recommendations and will give its decision.
Vodafone Idea government stake: The government will own about 35.8% of the total shares of the company, Vodafone Group Plc will own around 28.5% and Aditya Birla Group will own about 17.8 percent stake.
Corbevax vaccine news: Covid-19 vaccine of Biological E has received approval to conduct phase 3 trials as a booster dose. Corbevax vaccine is India’s first indigenously developed protein subunit vaccine against COVID-19.
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. (SPE) will own around 50. 86 percent stake in the new merged entity, while Zee founders will own a 3.99 percent stake. The remaining 45.15 percent stake will be held by public shareholders.
Covovax WHO approval: World Health Organisation has granted emergency use approval to COVOVAX Coronavirus Vaccine which has been manufactured by the Serum Institute of India (SII) under the license of the US company Novavax.
Leena Nair Chanel CEO: Leena Nair is named the new CEO of Chanel. She will step down as the Chief Human Resources Officer of Unilever in January 2022 to join the French Luxury brand and will be based out of London.
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The Phase-III trial Efficacy and Safety data of COVAXIN got published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet. The safety profile of Bharat Biotech’s COVAXIN has now been well-established, it showed 77.8 per cent efficacy against symptomatic COVID-19.