WHO assessing vaccines


BEIJING: A World Health Organisation (WHO) team is in China working with producers of Covid-19 vaccines Sinovac and Sinopharm to assess compliance with international quality manufacturing practices ahead of potential emergency use listing by WHO, said Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

During a press briefing on Monday, he urged Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers from around the world to move swiftly to provide the necessary data which would allow the organisation to consider them for emergency use listings.

Start your ads-free experience now!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Aseanplus News

#MeToo activist sentenced to five years in prison
Authorities crack down on illegal offshore gambling
Putin visit raises alarms
Bangkok to Beijing train trip gets closer
‘Activist at risk if sent home’
Families grieve as bodies of 45 Kuwait fire victims return
‘Filipino crew were aboard ship attacked in Red Sea’
Li visit stirs trade hopes
Heavy rain, landslides kill six, 2,000 stranded
Asean news headlines as at 10pm on Friday (June 14)

Others Also Read