Vaccinated people may be able to attend concerts, matches and restaurants
The Irish Independent reports that new digital vaccination certificates are set to become mandatory for travelling around Europe this Summer.
The Government is considering other uses for how the 'vaccine passport' could be used in Ireland.
The World Health Organization's Dr David Nabarro says vaccinating the global population could take years:
"The rest of the world is going to take quite a long time to catch up with the countries that are in the lead on vaccination. So the focus does have to shift more and more to vaccinating the world rather than vaccinating individual countries, and that's a project that I think is going to take some time, a year, perhaps two years."
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People in their 60s will be able to register for a Covid-19 vaccine from today
A new portal goes live from 10am, with appointments bookable both online and by phone.
People arriving from US, Canada and France have to stay in a quarantine hotel for up to 2 weeks
They're among 16 countries that were added to the list this morning.
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Vaccine portal to register for appointments will open at 10am tomorrow morning
The HSE is asking people aged 69 to register tomorrow followed by the rest of the 65-68 year olds over the following days.
COVID19 UPDATE: 12 New Deaths, 431 New Cases - 17 here in Cork
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 12 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
Ireland will receive more than half a million extra doses of the Pfizer Covid vaccine this quarter
It's after the company agreed to supply the EU with an additional 50 million doses starting in April.
Health Minister faces criticism for mandatory hotel quarantine system
The Health Minister is being accused of mismanaging the country's mandatory hotel quarantine system.
Cabinet Ministers will discuss the latest setbacks for vaccination programme this morning
Taoiseach is to be briefed by the HSE and the vaccines taskforce as work continues on redrawing the roll-out plan.
New study shows no evidence of significant increase in risk of suicide in first months of the pandemic
However continued monitoring is needed according to the authors of the study.
Hundreds have descended on beachside towns over the past 24 hours as the 5km travel restriction eased
For many it was their first time at the seaside in almost four months and essential retailers in Youghal and other coastal locations say they have noticed the increase in trade.
Pregnant woman urged to notify their treatment hospital if they test positive for Covid19
It comes amid concerns of a rare coronavirus linked infection of the placenta, which is believed to be linked to the B-1-1-7 variant.
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