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The government is aiming to approve Pfizer Inc.’s COVID-19 oral drug Paxlovid by mid-February, health minister Shigeyuki Goto said Tuesday.

Japan has reached a final agreement with the U.S. drugmaker to buy Paxlovid doses for 2 million people by the end of this year, Goto also said at a news conference.

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