The European Union is preparing to use a $ 2.7 billion emergency fund to buy the promised Coronavirus vaccine, EU officials told a news agency.

The use of the funds was discussed at the EU ambassador's meeting on Wednesday after Germany, France, Italy and the Netherlands said they were accelerating negotiations with drug manufacturers to ensure that Get a vaccine that is currently under development.

"It is important to do what the US is doing, even if this means losing money while many of the vaccines under development are unlikely to succeed here," said an EU official. Whatever the most Edit: Pang Kong