Pfizer says its vaccine induces a robust immune response in five to 11 year olds and it will seek authorisation to use it in children in that age range.
Hanoi authorities say they plan to ease lockdown restrictions after a push to inoculate almost 95 per cent of the city's adult population.
A finger prick test could soon show if people need a vaccination booster shot, thanks to new technology being developed in one Australian state.
The latest snapshot of COVID-19 cases, measures and impacts in Australia at 1700 AEST on Monday, September 20.
The state that has been locked down for the longest period in Australia has revealed a surprise statistic when it comes to birth rates.
The Queensland Premier has hosed down suggestions her government agreed to a vaccine plan at odds with the rest of Australia.
A leading University of WA academic has a stark warning for the State if we don’t lower the vaccination age.
A WA childcare centre won’t hire employees without the COVID-19 vaccine — and is setting up its own clinic to support its staff to get jabbed.
Acting Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has issued a hard line stance on those who choose to remain unvaccinated as Australia reopens.
The company responsible for managing the Perth Convention Centre has mandated COVID-19 vaccinations for new employees but it will be left to event hosts whether they want guests to have the jab.
Australia’s largest regional airline has declared Covid-19 vaccines will be mandatory for all frontline staff.
Four Victorian police stations are closed to the public after six officers tested positive to coronavirus.
Victorians trapped in NSW have more hope of getting home as Premier Daniel Andrews confirms plans to open the state to international and interstate travel
Violence has erupted outside CFMEU headquarters in Melbourne after hundreds of tradies faced off with union boss John Setka.
Canberrans are no closer to learning when they will leave lockdown despite the ACT recording its lowest case numbers since mid August.
A new region of NSW recently released from lockdown will shut down again after a nine-year-old boy tested positive.
The Northern Territory has recorded a new COVID-19 case with dozens of close contacts after a man travelled from NSW via Brisbane.
Victoria has recorded another 567 cases of COVID-19 and one death.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian taken aim at those refusing to get vaccinated after New South Wales recorded 935 new local infections of Covid-19.
Woolworths has big plans to get its supermarket workers jabbed as they continue to operate at the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic.
Air New Zealand has sold out 15 flights to Australia within three minutes of them going on sale, the company says.
The Queensland government says a man has tested positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Territory after spending about four hours in transit at Brisbane Aiport.
Health authorities have issued an urgent alert for a major domestic airport after two infected passengers passed through.
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Victoria has recorded 567 new local Covid-19 cases on Monday as one sign shows the state is becoming overwhelmed by rising infections.
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