The Victorian Government will contribute $50 million towards new technology and research so COVID-19 vaccines such as the Pfizer and Moderna jabs can be made here.
Ross Stevenson was alerted to the fact the government was set to make an announcement on Wednesday.
Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton couldn’t confirm the news on 3AW Breakfast when asked, but said it sounded promising.
“I do not know anything about that,” he said.
“If it is to happen, I can only say it would be a fantastic…