Covid-19: 2mil AZ, Pfizer vaccine doses from Japan, US coming this week

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 30 Jun 2021

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will be receiving donations of two million doses of Covid-19 vaccines from Japan and the United States this week, Khairy Jamaluddin said.

The coordinating minister of the national Covid-19 immunisation programme said one million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be received from Japan on Thursday (July 1).

He added that one million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine will be arriving from the US on Friday (July 2).

The vaccines will be included into the supply for the country’s main immunisation programme.


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