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Foxconn raises daily bonuses for some staff at Zhengzhou plant in China
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Nov 1st, 2022 - BEIJING, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Apple iPhone maker Foxconn said on Tuesday that daily bonuses for some of its staff at its Zhengzhou plant in central China had been raised to 400 yuan ($54.75) from 100 yuan.

U.S. nears record poultry deaths from bird flu; virus type complicates fight
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-birdflu-usa/u-s-nears-record-poultry-deaths-from-bird-flu-virus-type-complicates-fight-idUSL1N31C2X1

Oct 18th, 2022 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - A near-record number of U.S. chickens and turkeys have died in this year’s outbreak of avian flu, as a different form of the virus than farmers battled before has infected more wild birds that then transmit the disease, officials said. More than 47 million birds have died due to infections and cullings. This has spurred export bans, lowered egg and turkey production, and con...

Mexico to enable COVID vaccination of all children aged 12 and above
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Apr 26th, 2022 - MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will let all children aged over 12 be registered for COVID-19 vaccination from Thursday, Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell said. Lopez-Gatell, the country’s coronavirus czar, was speaking at a regular government news conference on Tuesday.

Tesla's Shanghai factory resumes production - Chinese local media
https://www.reuters.com/article/healthcoronavirus-tesla-china/teslas-shanghai-factory-resumes-production-chinese-local-media-idUSP8N2WD00E

Apr 19th, 2022 - SHANGHAI, April 19 (Reuters) - Tesla Inc resumed production at its Shanghai plant on Tuesday following a three-week stoppage, Chinese local media reported. 8,000 employees at the plant reported to work, the report said. (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)

France reports over 217,000 new COVID-19 infections - health ministry
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Mar 29th, 2022 - PARIS (Reuters) - France on Tuesday reported 217,480 new COVID-19 infections over the last 24 hours, a level unseen since early February. 1,538 people are currently in intensive care units, France’s health ministry said, 5 more than on Monday.

BRIEF-Pfizer, Biontech To Seek Authorization Of Second Coronavirus Booster Shot For People 65 And Older - WaPo
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Mar 15th, 2022 - March 15 (Reuters) - * PFIZER, BIONTECH TO SEEK AUTHORIZATION OF SECOND CORONAVIRUS BOOSTER SHOT FOR PEOPLE 65 AND OLDER - WAPO Further company coverage:

EXCLUSIVE-Indonesia extends AstraZeneca vaccine shelf life as 6 mln doses near expiry
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Mar 1st, 2022 - JAKARTA, March 1 (Reuters) - Indonesia has extended the shelf life of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to nine months, as nearly six million doses it received in donations were in danger of expiring, a health ministry spokesperson told Reuters on Tuesday. The decision underscores challenges many developing countries face in their slow inoculation campaigns, as vaccines donated by wealthy countrie...

Hong Kong reports 32,597 new COVID cases on Tuesday
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Mar 1st, 2022 - HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong health authorities reported 32,597 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday and a record 117 deaths in the past 24 hours, as the global financial hub prepared for mandatory testing and a lockdown.

Major Chinese industrial city steps up COVID control; Bosch affected
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-china/update-1-major-chinese-industrial-city-steps-up-covid-control-bosch-affected-idUSL1N2UQ02O

Feb 15th, 2022 - BEIJING (Reuters) - A major Chinese high-tech industry centre limited some highway access on Tuesday after detecting new COVID-19 cases, while epidemic control measures, including mass testing, affected the local operations of overseas firms such as Robert Bosch GmbH. The city of Suzhou - a trading, commercial and industrial hub in the eastern province of Jiangsu - reported eight domestically t...

Taiwan UMC's Suzhou wafer fab unit halts production over suspected COVID case
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Feb 14th, 2022 - Feb 14 (Reuters) - Taiwan’s United Microelectronics Corporation said on Monday its wafer fab subsidiary in Suzhou, China, has temporarily suspended production over a suspected COVID-19 infection. The company said in a statement the suspension will have no material impact on its finances. (Reporting by Eduardo Baptista; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)

White House says tech platforms should do more to combat COVID misinformation
https://www.reuters.com/article/spotify-tech-rogan-white-house/white-house-says-tech-platforms-should-do-more-to-combat-covid-misinformation-idUSW1N2TS04S

Feb 1st, 2022 - Feb 1 (Reuters) - Spotify’s plan to add a content advisory to any discussion of COVID-19 on its platform is a positive step, but tech platforms should do more to prevent the spread of misinformation on the coronavirus, White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters on Tuesday.

Pfizer submits data seeking U.S. approval of COVID vaccine for young kids -Bloomberg
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-vaccines-kids/pfizer-submits-data-seeking-u-s-approval-of-covid-vaccine-for-young-kids-bloomberg-idUSL1N2UC20Z

Feb 1st, 2022 - WASHINGTON, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Pfizer Inc on Tuesday began submitting data to federal regulators as part of the process to win U.S. approval of its COVID-19 vaccine for children under age 5, Bloomberg reported. “It’ll be a rolling submission that may ultimately include data to support giving a third dose,” Bloomberg reporter Josh Wingrove tweeted. Pfizer and partner BioNTech’s vaccine is already...

Egypt approves Merck COVID pill, says to be produced locally
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Jan 24th, 2022 - CAIRO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Egypt approved Merck & Co’s COVID-19 pill Molnupiravir for emergency use, the country’s drug authority said on Monday, adding that the pill would be locally produced. The drug will initially be manufactured by five local companies, to be joined later by several other firms, the Egyptian Drug Authority said in a statement. (Reporting by Mahmoud Mourad Writing by Ahmad E...

Olympics-China's mandatory Games app has security flaws, researchers say
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Jan 18th, 2022 - Jan 18 (Reuters) - A smartphone app that is mandatory for all attendees at the Beijing Winter Olympics next month contains security flaws that makes it vulnerable to privacy breaches and hackers, according to a report bit.ly/33mqWVC released by Canadian researchers on Tuesday. The MY2022 app was built by the Beijing Organising Committee mainly to track and share COVID-19-related medical informa...

BRIEF-Biogen - To Continue To Urge CMS To Align Medicare Coverage For Class Of Amyloid-Directed Therapies With Populations Studied In Respective Clinical Trials, For Appropriate Use
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Jan 12th, 2022 - Jan 12 (Reuters) - Biogen Inc: * BIOGEN - TO CONTINUE TO URGE CMS TO ALIGN MEDICARE COVERAGE FOR CLASS OF AMYLOID-DIRECTED THERAPIES WITH POPULATIONS STUDIED IN RESPECTIVE CLINICAL TRIALS, FOR APPROPRIATE USE * BIOGEN - COVERAGE WITH EVIDENCE DEVELOPMENT (CED) UNDER A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL WILL EXCLUDE ALMOST ALL ALZHEIMER’S PATIENTS WHO MAY BENEFIT Source text for Eikon: Further company co...

Hungary reports African swine fever in nine wild boars - OIE
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Jan 11th, 2022 - PARIS (Reuters) - Hungary reported outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) in nine wild boars across the country in the past week, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Tuesday. Four boars were found dead and the others killed, the OIE said in a report, citing Hungarian authorities. Latvia and Italy have also reported outbreaks of the deadly hog disease in wild boars in recent d...

Latvia reports African swine fever in 19 wild boars - OIE
https://www.reuters.com/article/latvia-swinefever/latvia-reports-african-swine-fever-in-19-wild-boars-oie-idUSP6N2RH012

Jan 11th, 2022 - PARIS (Reuters) - Latvia reported 19 cases of African swine fever (ASF) in wild boars across the country in the past week, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Tuesday. Six boars were found dead and the others killed, the OIE said in a report, citing Latvian authorities. The report comes less than a week after Italy said it had found an outbreak of the deadly hog disease in th...

BRIEF-Pfizer CEO Says Don't Know If There Is A Need For Fourth Booster - CNBC Interview
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Jan 10th, 2022 - Jan 10 (Reuters) - * PFIZER CEO SAYS DON’T KNOW IF THERE IS A NEED FOR FOURTH BOOSTER - CNBC INTERVIEW * PFIZER CEO SAYS WORKING ON A NEW VERSE OF VACCINE EFFECTIVE AGAINST OMICRON AS WELL AS OTHER VARIANTS - CNBC INTERVIEW

Long COVID could become Finland's largest chronic disease, warns minister
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-finland-long-covid/long-covid-could-become-finlands-largest-chronic-disease-warns-minister-idUSKBN2JH14W?s=09

Jan 7th, 2022 - (Reuters) - “Long COVID”, where symptoms of COVID-19 persist for months after an initial infection, could be emerging as a chronic disease in Finland, Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services Krista Kiuru said on Friday. Speaking at a news conference, she referred to a Finnish expert panel’s summary of more than 4,000 international studies which showed one in two adults and around 2% of c...

Long COVID could become Finland's largest chronic disease, warns minister
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-finland-long-covid-idUSKBN2JH14W

Jan 7th, 2022 - (Reuters) - “Long COVID”, where symptoms of COVID-19 persist for months after an initial infection, could be emerging as a chronic disease in Finland, Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services Krista Kiuru said on Friday. Speaking at a news conference, she referred to a Finnish expert panel’s summary of more than 4,000 international studies which showed one in two adults and around 2% of c...