Philippines approves Russia's Sputnik V vaccine: developer

Agence France Press, 19.03.2021

The developers of Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine said Friday its shot had been approved for use in the Philippines where authorities are fighting to contain a spike in infections.

The Russian Direct Investment Fund(RDIF), which funded Sputnik V, announced "the approval of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the Republic of the Philippines".