Chile To Start Administering COVID-19 Booster Shot To Sinovac Recipients

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Chile will start administering COVID-19 booster shot to Sinovac recipients. Last Thursday, Chilean President Sebastian Pinera said that Chile will start administering a COVID-19 booster shot to those already vaccinated with Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine after studies showed that the initial two doses of the said vaccine lose some effectiveness after several months. Inquirer reported that … Read more

Galvez To Critics Of Sinovac Vaccine: All Vaccines Underwent “Rigorous” Review By Experts

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Vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr to critics of Sinovac vaccine Vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr responded to critics of Sinovac vaccine, saying that all vaccines underwent “rigorous” review by experts. On Wednesday, Galvez rejected the calls of some sectors to stop the procurement of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine doses and to start prioritizing instead … Read more

China OKs Emergency Use Of Sinovac Vaccine For 3 To 17-Year-Olds

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China approved the emergency use of Sinovac vaccine for 3 to 17-year-olds. On Friday, China had approved the emergency use of Sinovac Biotech’s CoronaVac COVID-19 vaccine for three to 17-year-olds. China had recently approved the emergency use of the said vaccine in people aged between 3 and 17, its chairman Yin Weidong told state TV … Read more

Chinese COVID-19 Vaccines “don’t have very high protection rates” — Chinese CDC Director

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Chinese COVID-19 vaccines “don’t have very high protection rates”, according to the Chinese CDC Director. Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Gao Fu said that Chinese COVID-19 vaccines “don’t have very high protection rates”. OneNews reported that in a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese COVID-19 vaccines, China’s top disease control … Read more

FDA OKs Use Of Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccine On Senior Citizens In PH

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The FDA approved the use of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine on senior citizens in the Philippines. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday approved the use of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine on senior citizens in the Philippines. CNN Philippines reported that the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine … Read more

Locsin: PAL To Airlift 400K Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccine Doses From China To PH

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PAL will airlift 400,000 Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine doses from China to the Philippines, according to Locsin. Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. announced that the Philippine Airlines (PAL) will airlift 400,000 Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine doses from China to the Philippines. In a report on Manila Bulletin, Locsin announced that China planned to give an additional … Read more