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Taiwan says India helped Paraguay get vaccines even after pressure from China

TAIPEI: Taiwan teamed up with other diplomats to allow its diplomatic allies Paraguay to receive COVID-19 vaccines, after which China pressured the South American country to suppress Taipei in exchange for shots, and India stepped forward to help, Taiwan’s foreign minister said. Chinese-claimed Taiwan has formal relations with only 15 countries, and Beijing, which claims

Biocon Pharma ties up with Brazilian Libbs Pharmacutica for generic drugs

Biopharmaceutical major Biocon said Monday that wholly-owned subsidiary Biocon Pharma has partnered with Brazilian firm Libbs Pharmacutica to unveil generic drugs in Brazil, the world’s sixth-most populous country. As part of the out-licensing deal, the Biocon arm will be responsible for drug development and manufacturing, while Libbs will leverage its expertise to import and distribute

India not imposed any ban on exports of COVID-19 vaccines, Will Continue Supply to Partner Countries

New Delhi: India has not imposed any ban on exports of COVID-19 vaccines unlike many other countries and its position about continuing to supply the vaccines to partner countries in a phased manner keeping in view domestic requirements of a phased rollout remains unchanged, reported news agencies quoting sources. India has not imposed ban on