Five vaccine candidates for Brunei announced

The Ministry of Health (MoH) yesterday announced five candidates of the COVID-19 vaccine for the country, in an updated version of Brunei Darussalam’s vaccination strategy, themed ‘Bersama Melindungi Negara Kitani’. The Brunei Darussalam vaccination strategy will be implemented once the vaccine arrives in the country.

Among the vaccine candidates for Brunei Darussalam are: Pfizer BioNTech, which requires two doses at an interval of 21 days; Moderna, which requires two doses at an interval of 28 days; AstraZeneca, which requires two doses at an interval of 12 weeks; Sinopharm, which requires two doses at an interval of 21 to 28 days; and Johnson and Johnson, which requires only one dose.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin