Coronavirus vaccine: Sinopharm ramps up production as China approves jab for use on general public

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus vaccine: Sinopharm ramps up production as China approves jab for use on general public” – below is their description.

    The Chinese state-owned drug maker Sinopharm has been ramping up mass production of its Covid-19 vaccines, according to state media reports. The Sinopharm jab is China’s first home-grown vaccine against the coronavirus. On December 31, 2020, Beijing approved its use on members of the general public as officials promised to provide the jabs to people in China for free. The country aims to inoculate 50 million people before an expected travel rush ahead of the Lunar New Year in mid-February.

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