Premier John Horgan says he expects people in British Columbia who receive the COVID-19 vaccine will be able to participate in more activities as provincial health restrictions are relaxed.
Canada and Mexico have approved the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab, but the USA has not. The company's shares rose slightly after Reuters first reported the news.
The plan would mark the first time the United States has directly supplied vaccines to another country.
"There have been expectations set, outside of and unrelated to any vaccine doses or request for them that they would be partners in dealing with the crisis on the border", she said.
FDA Director General Eric Domingo said testing positive for COVID-19 after inoculation is not "unusual" because it takes about a few weeks for the vaccine's effect to kick in.
Mexico will receive 2.5 million vaccine doses and Canada will receive 1.5 million according to the report.
Asked if the vaccine doses were being shared as an incentive for Mexico to help with the immigration issue, Psaki noted only that the two countries were discussing multiple issues at once.
Mexican Foreign Affairs Secretary Marcelo Ebrard said via Twitter that Mexico was receiving the vaccine as a result of the conversation between President Joe Biden and President Andrés Manuel López Obrador earlier this month.
Ms Clifford told Sky News: "Germany one of the country's that is reintroducing the AstraZeneca vaccine programme today".
But on March 8, the healthcare worker tested positive for coronavirus anew, indicating she "might be incubating or asymptomatic at the time that she was vaccinated", Lobo said. Mexico has in recent weeks leaned increasingly on China and Russian Federation to secure vaccines to carry out its inoculation plans.
"The additional supply of the AstraZeneca/SII vaccine allows us to strategically target immunizations to maximize the protection of our province", said BC Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry.
Health Minister Adrian Dix says the age-based rollout is ahead of schedule and with the AstraZeneca supply arriving, the province can protect those working in specific front-line industries.
"We believe they're coming very shortly, that's been the content of our discussions thus far, but I have to stress that we are still finalizing the details", Anand said. The White House has focused on vaccinating people in the United States, which has seen more than 530,000 people die from the virus, the most of any country.
Several of those countries are the same ones that earlier this month decided their initial advice not to give AstraZeneca to seniors was no longer sound, as new evidence on the widespread use of the vaccine on seniors showed it was quite effective.