Trudeau’s G7 trip comes to an end as debate grows over waiving COVID-19 vaccine patents

Global News published this video item, entitled “Trudeau’s G7 trip comes to an end as debate grows over waiving COVID-19 vaccine patents” – below is their description. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wrapped up his European travels for the G7 summit with a tour of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing facility in Puurs, Belgium. The vaccine maker … Read more Trudeau’s G7 trip comes to an end as debate grows over waiving COVID-19 vaccine patents

Qualified Patent Attorney Pitches Automated DJ Software | Dragons’ Den

Dragons’ Den published this video item, entitled “Qualified Patent Attorney Pitches Automated DJ Software | Dragons’ Den” – below is their description. Ian Chamings is looking for an investment of £150,000 in return for a 20% share in ‘MixAlbum.com’ – a music download website with a special feature that allows users to digitally mix tracks … Read more Qualified Patent Attorney Pitches Automated DJ Software | Dragons’ Den

G7: Biden promises to donate 500 million BioNTech-Pfizer vaccine doses to poorer countries | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “G7: Biden promises to donate 500 million BioNTech-Pfizer vaccine doses to poorer countries | DW News” – below is their description. Joe Biden has pledged half a billion doses from the US alone – and the hope of declarations from many more G7 countries. The question is whether … Read more G7: Biden promises to donate 500 million BioNTech-Pfizer vaccine doses to poorer countries | DW News

Is Biden’s vaccine patent waiver another empty promise?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Is Biden’s vaccine patent waiver another empty promise?” – below is their description. The U.S. government announced earlier this month that it would support a patent waiver for the COVID-19 vaccine. This is what Joe Biden promised when he was running for presidency. However, as soon as the news … Read more Is Biden’s vaccine patent waiver another empty promise?

Would patent waivers put an end to ‘vaccine apartheid’? | COVID-19 Special

DW News published this video item, entitled “Would patent waivers put an end to ‘vaccine apartheid’? | COVID-19 Special” – below is their description. There are growing calls to waive COVID vaccine patents to increase deliveries to developing countries. But would it speed up production of the jab? The US thinks it will. The EU … Read more Would patent waivers put an end to ‘vaccine apartheid’? | COVID-19 Special

COVAX: G20 leaders to back voluntary vaccine licensing | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “COVAX: G20 leaders to back voluntary vaccine licensing | DW News” – below is their description. Leaders of twenty major industrial and emerging countries are holding a health summit aimed at boosting access to coronavirus vaccines. They’re expected to recommend more voluntary licensing of vaccine production. At present, … Read more COVAX: G20 leaders to back voluntary vaccine licensing | DW News

Is Gambling With Bitcoin Coming to PlayStation? – IGN Daily Fix

IGN published this video item, entitled “Is Gambling With Bitcoin Coming to PlayStation? – IGN Daily Fix” – below is their description. On today’s IGN The Fix: Games, Sony Interactive Entertainment has filed a patent for a platform that would allow users to bet on esports using physical currency, bitcoin, or even in-game items. This … Read more Is Gambling With Bitcoin Coming to PlayStation? – IGN Daily Fix

Vaccine patent debate: Choosing profits over human lives? | The Bottom Line

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Vaccine patent debate: Choosing profits over human lives? | The Bottom Line” – below is their description. Fulfilling a campaign promise to “free the vaccine”, US President Joe Biden said he would support lifting patent protection on coronavirus vaccines, to make it easier for vaccines to get … Read more Vaccine patent debate: Choosing profits over human lives? | The Bottom Line

What will it take for rich nations to stop hoarding COVID vaccines? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “What will it take for rich nations to stop hoarding COVID vaccines? | The Stream” – below is their description. Low-income countries have received just 0.3 percent of all COVID vaccines while rich countries have received more than 83 percent, according to the WHO. With new COVID … Read more What will it take for rich nations to stop hoarding COVID vaccines? | The Stream

Portuguese PM calls Covid-19 vaccine patent waivers ‘false debate’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Portuguese PM calls Covid-19 vaccine patent waivers ‘false debate’” – below is their description. In an interview with FRANCE 24 on the sidelines of the recent social summit in Porto, Portuguese PM Antonio Costa discussed the priorities of the Portuguese presidency of the EU, the bloc’s Covid-19 … Read more Portuguese PM calls Covid-19 vaccine patent waivers ‘false debate’

Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb: Breaking vaccine patent won’t solve global shortage

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb: Breaking vaccine patent won’t solve global shortage” – below is their description. The Biden administration announced last week that it supports waiving intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines in order to address the global shortage. Dr. Scott Gottlieb, member of the boards of Pfizer … Read more Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb: Breaking vaccine patent won’t solve global shortage

Biden sets ‘dangerous precedent’ by waiving vaccine patent rights: Saphier

Fox News published this video item, entitled “Biden sets ‘dangerous precedent’ by waiving vaccine patent rights: Saphier” – below is their description. Fox News medical contributor Dr. Nicole Saphier emphasizes the importance of a safe vaccine for teens and discusses Biden waiving vaccine patent rights. Fox News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more Biden sets ‘dangerous precedent’ by waiving vaccine patent rights: Saphier

US and EU split over ways to solve vaccine shots shortage

RT published this video item, entitled “US and EU split over ways to solve vaccine shots shortage” – below is their description. European leaders have turned their noses up at a US proposal to waive patent rights to COVID vaccines, with Germany’s chancellor saying it would not solve the ongoing shortage of shots across the … Read more US and EU split over ways to solve vaccine shots shortage

mRNA vaccine producer BioNTech announces expansion plans | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “mRNA vaccine producer BioNTech announces expansion plans | DW News” – below is their description. Vaccine makers are ramping up production. Yet, not enough of the product is made to keep everyone safe from COVID. The US and the EU are thinking about waiving patent protection to allow … Read more mRNA vaccine producer BioNTech announces expansion plans | DW News

What is behind the disagreement over COVID-19 vaccine waiver?

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “What is behind the disagreement over COVID-19 vaccine waiver?” – below is their description. Almost everyone agrees one way to beat the pandemic is to increase global vaccine production. But world leaders differ on how to give more access to poor nations that lack doses. The US … Read more What is behind the disagreement over COVID-19 vaccine waiver?