On March 10 and 15, more than 1.6 million doses of Pfizer and Sinovac will arrive against COVID-19, reported the President of the Republic, and recalled that Uruguay is in the first places in the world in the average number of inoculated, with respect to the population. "The goal of a very good vaccination will be met in a short time," he said. In addition, the use of the antigen test to increase the capacity of shows and parties is being analyzed.
President Luis Lacalle Pou inaugurated on Friday the 5th the bridge that connects Lares and Perseverano, at kilometer 34 of Route 55, in Soriano, a commitment made in the electoral campaign, which will allow the circulation of 330 inhabitants of the area, ambulances and transport, in adverse weather conditions. “You have to have memory. The word committed is the most important thing that a human being has, to look into the eyes and comply, he said.
In Santa Clara de Olimar, more than 65% of the population was inoculated and there are few cases of coronavirus; "This is good news for these small payments, which we hope will reach the big cities," said President Lacalle Pou, during his visit to that town of Treinta y Tres. This Friday, 2,500,000 doses will be administered and approximately 1,000,000 people have already applied both, he said.
The President of the Republic, Luis Lacalle Pou, participated virtually in the LVIII Summit of Heads of State of Mercosur, Associated States and Special Guests, which took place on Thursday 8. In his speech, the president claimed the vocation of integration and opening of Uruguay, and his belief in consensus. He assured that all his actions are carried out within the current legal framework of the block.
The president led the conference that took place in the press room of the Executive Tower, accompanied by the Minister of Tourism, Germán Cardoso, the Minister of Public Health, Daniel Salinas, and the National Secretary for Sports, Sebastián Bauzá.