Normative Act No. 9, dated 22.03.2021 “On the approval of the agreement’s text between the Ministry of Health and Social Protection, the Minister of State for Reconstruction and the Institute of Public Health and the authorized distributor” KEYMEN ILAÇ SANAYI VE TICARET “a.ş. for the supply of the Republic of Albania with the inactivated vaccine against covid-19 (vero cell) coronavac, created by SINOVAC LIFE SCIENCE CO LTD, and produced in the Republic of China ”.
Normative Act No. 9, dated 22.03.2021 was published in the Official Gazette no. 45, dated 23.03.2021, and entered into force immediately.
The above act aims to approve the text of the agreement between the Albanian authorities and the Authorized Distributor for the supply of the Republic of Albania with the vaccine against Covid-19 produced in China. This agreement due to trade secrecy and the request expressed in the agreement by the Authorized Distributor will not be published and any institution involved in this agreement has the obligation not to make public the attached agreement.
The financial effects deriving from this agreement are borne by the reserve fund of the state budget for 2021.
With Normative Act no. 10, dated 24.03.2021, published in the Official Gazette no. 45, dated 25.03.2021, the signed agreement was approved.
With the Decision of the Council of Ministers no. 174, dated 24.03.2021, it is decided that the Institute of Public Health will pay the doses of anti-Covid-19 vaccines, according to the conditions set out in the agreement in the amount of 10,000,000 USD (ten million).