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    The Federal Government has signed another two agreements to give Australia access to potential COVID-19 vaccines early next year. Under the deals, Australia will get 40 million doses of the vaccine being developed by biotechnology company Novavax, and 10 million doses of the vaccine being produced by Pfizer and BioNTech. Subscribe:

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