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  • China donates 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Sierra Leone

    Sierra Leone on Thursday received a consignment of 200,000 doses of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine donated by China to support the country's vaccination campaign.


  • China to donate 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Tunisia: embassy

    China has decided to donate 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Tunisia, the Chinese Embassy in Tunisia announced Thursday.


  • Xinhua Commentary: Timely vaccine arrivals in Africa show China honoring its commitment to global COVID-19 vaccination

    With the timely arrival of China's Sinopharm vaccine, Senegal on Tuesday officially began the first phase of its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, taking one step further in its fight against the pandemic.


  • 1st LD Writethru: China-donated COVID-19 vaccines to Philippines arriving Sunday

    The 600,000 doses of the Sinovac-made vaccine CoronaVac donated by China are due to arrive in the Philippines on Sunday, the Chinese Embassy to Manila said on Thursday, marking the first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccines.


  • China to promote equitable global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines: foreign ministry

    Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Thursday said dozens of countries have approved the emergency use of Chinese COVID-19 vaccines, and China will continue to promote the equitable global distribution of vaccines.


  • Swiss logistics giant to partner with Chinese company in vaccine storage and distribution

    Swiss logistic company Kuehne+Nagel announced Wednesday that it will form a "strategic partnership" with Chinese pharmaceuticals company Jointown, to better use their respective strengths in COVID-19 vaccine storage and distribution.


  • First batch of Chinese Sinovac vaccine arrives in Singapore

    The first batch of the Chinese Sinovac Vaccine has arrived in Singapore, according to an update on the official website of the Chinese Embassy to Singapore.


  • Interview: Chinese vaccines' contribution crucial to global COVID-19 response, says Airfinity CEO

    China's vaccines have been making a crucial contribution to global COVID-19 response, as doses destined for other countries are making a difference, said Rasmus Bech Hansen, head of British research firm Airfinity, on Tuesday.


  • Mainland-made Sinovac COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Hong Kong

    The first batch of mainland-manufactured COVID-19 vaccines arrived in Hong Kong on Friday afternoon, which, as the first vaccines available here, will enable the financial hub to start inoculating its residents next week.


  • Thailand braces for COVID-19 vaccine arrival from China's Sinovac

    Thailand is expecting to receive the first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines from China's Sinovac Biotech next week and kick-start its national inoculation program.


  • Pakistani healthcare workers receive Chinese COVID-19 vaccines

    Pakistan on Wednesday formally started the drive to administer China-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines to its frontline healthcare workers across the country, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said.


  • Sinovac applies for conditional marketing authorization of COVID-19 vaccine

    Beijing-based Sinovac Life Sciences Co., Ltd. on Wednesday filed an application with Chinese authorities for conditional marketing authorization of its anti-COVID-19 vaccine CoronaVac.


  • China calls for international vaccine cooperation to defeat COVID-19 pandemic

    China calls on the international community to work together to contribute to the equitable distribution and use of COVID-19 vaccines around the world and help defeat the pandemic, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.


  • Malaysia regulators approve phase 3 trials of Chinese-manufactured COVID-19 vaccine

    Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said Monday that his country will start its first phase 3 clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines which involved a Chinese vaccine candidate following regulators' approval.


  • Over 217,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in east China province

    A total of 217,158 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to key groups with higher risks of infection in east China's Shandong Province, authorities said on Monday.


  • Thailand to order 2 mln doses of China's COVID-19 vaccine: WHO

    Thailand is expected to buy two million doses of COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's pharmaceutical company Sinovac Biotech, the World Health Organization (WHO) in Thailand said Sunday.


  • China open to int'l cooperation on COVID-19 vaccine: FM spokesperson

    China is always open to international cooperation on the COVID-19 vaccine and highly values the safety and effectiveness of vaccines, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Monday.


  • China's overseas phase-3 vaccine trials attract Western media attention

    China's international phase-3 clinical trials of four COVID-19 vaccine candidates have grabbed the attention of the West as mainstream foreign media covered the commencement of the trials.


  • China Focus: Chinese researchers publish inactivated COVID-19 vaccine's effect on animals

    China's inactivated COVID-19 vaccine has shown potent protection against SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease, in animal experiments, according to a study published in the journal Cell.


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