Vaccination vacations: Taiwanese head to Guam on holidays offering Covid-19 jabs

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Vaccination vacations: Taiwanese head to Guam on holidays offering Covid-19 jabs” – below is their description.

    More than 170 Taiwanese tourists boarded a flight to Guam on July 6, 2021, for a holiday offering them coronavirus vaccines while they are on vacation. The US island territory in the Western Pacific is offering the Covid-19 jabs to foreign visitors under a new tourism programme called “Air V&V”. The trips were envisioned as a way to get vaccines into the arms of US expatriates in the Asia-Pacific region, but there has been overwhelming interest in Taiwan, where authorities have struggled to secure enough doses for the island’s population.

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