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| 19 June 2021, Saturday | النسخة العربية

Corona vaccine in Lebanon..One dose for 5,25$?

In a tweet on his Twitter account, Dr. Firas Abyad, Director General of Beirut Governmental Hospital, published a price chart for the Oxford-AstraZenka vaccine.

According to Abyad’s tweet, the graphic shows that the price of a single dose of this vaccine is $ 5.25 in the Middle East. Abyad says, “This is the price that Lebanon or any private entity plans to buy the vaccine will pay under the umbrella of the Ministry of Public Health.” This means that the price of a single dose of the vaccine is – according to the parallel market exchange rate today, Saturday – about 50,000 Lebanese pounds. It is mentioned that the person wanting to get this vaccine must obtain two doses