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Violeta Bermúdez affirms that there is “nothing new” in the court ruling that allows private companies to import vaccines
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Violeta Bermúdez affirms that there is “nothing new” in the court ruling that allows private companies to import vaccines

The president of the Council of Ministers, Violeta Bermúdez, considered that the failure of the Power of attorney that allows private companies to import vaccines against the coronavirus (COVID-19) does not represent "anything new."SIGHT: Congress insistently passes law that allows private individuals to purchase COVID-19 vaccinesAt a press conference, the head of the Ministerial Cabinet recalled that the legislation already provides for the authorization of the private sector to purchase vaccines.“As we have maintained for several months, our Peruvian legislation allows the importation of vaccines by private parties, obviously by private parties who meet the requirements of having the necessary institutional profile that they are dedicated to the importation of pharmacological products.”,...
Essalud will build modular hospitals in Lima and 7 regions of the country to care for patients with COVID-19
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Essalud will build modular hospitals in Lima and 7 regions of the country to care for patients with COVID-19

Essalud reported that it plans to build modular hospitals with 800 hospital beds in Lima and 7 regions of the country for the care of patients affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19).SIGHT: Sunarp will allow a duplicate Vehicle Identification Card to be requested at any registry officeIn her presentation before the Special COVID-19 Commission of Congress, the executive president of Essalud, Fiorella Molinelli, explained that in Lima the modular hospitals will be implemented in three sanitized lands of the Rebagliati and Sabogal benefit networks, where 280 hospital beds will be enabled.SIGHT: COVID-19: pandemic indicators hit record levels in April | GRAPHICSIn Amazonas, Tumbes, Cajamarca, La Libertad, Junín, Lambayeque and Loreto, another 420 hospital beds will be implemented and a plot of...
Government held a press conference on measures applied during the pandemic
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Government held a press conference on measures applied during the pandemic

Lima, May 3, 2021Updated on 05/03/2021 06:06 pmThis afternoon, the Presidency of the Council of Ministers gave a press conference in which they reported on the actions carried out by the Executive against the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). The activity counted with the participation of the Ministers of Agriculture, Federico Tenorio, and of Energy and Mines, Jaime Gálvez.LOOK HERE | Óscar Ugarte estimates that they will leave at least 39 million doses against COVID-19 to the next GovernmentRELIVE HERE THE TRANSMISSIONThe Government ordered that, due to sanitary measures and capacity issues, only one journalist would be allowed to enter each media outlet. MeasuresLast week, the Executive announced that the masks were declared as "a public good" and that it will buy an "important" batch of...
April records 8,255 deaths from COVID-19 and becomes the deadliest month of the pandemic in Peru
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April records 8,255 deaths from COVID-19 and becomes the deadliest month of the pandemic in Peru

The second wave of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peru is at its highest peak, since April 2021 became the month with the most deaths so far in the pandemic, since it registers, so far, 8,255 deaths.SIGHT: COVID-19: Everything you need to know about the vaccination of adults over 70 that begins this FridayThe Ministry of Health (Minsa) reported, this Tuesday, April 27, that 403 people died in the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 60,416.In April, there was an upturn in infections and deaths as a result of the disease, especially in Metropolitan Lima, and for the first time in the entire pandemic, peaks of deaths occurred that exceeded the barrier of 400 deaths per day.SIGHT: COVID-19 vaccine: people over 70 can check their date and place of vaccination from this WednesdaySo far in...