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National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China [to 7 Aug 2021]
Aug 7: Daily briefing on novel coronavirus cases in China
On Aug 6, 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps on the Chinese mainland reported 107 new cases of confirmed infections.

China to provide 2 billion COVID-19 vaccines globally this year: Xi

China says latest COVID-19 resurgence more complicated but ‘controllable’
BEIJING — The latest resurgence of COVID-19 in China, caused mainly by the Delta variant, is more complicated but the epidemic is generally controllable, Chinese officials said on Aug 5.
In the latest wave, 15 provincial-level regions — out of 31 — on the Chinese mainland have reported COVID-19 infections, said He Qinghua, a senior official with the National Health Commission (NHC), at a press conference organized by the State Council inter-agency task force.
“As long as local authorities strictly implement various prevention and control measures, I think the epidemic will be largely under control within two to three incubation periods,” he said…

China imposes massive travel restrictions to combat Delta outbreak
— China has imposed massive travel restrictions to contain the spread of the Delta variant.
— All 31 provincial-level regions in the Chinese mainland have urged citizens not to go to medium and high-risk areas for COVID-19 or leave the provinces where they live unless it is necessary.
— Twenty-three railway stations have halted ticket sales for Beijing-bound passengers departing from these stations.

National Medical Products Administration – PRC [to 7 Aug 2021]
Over 1.72b doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in China
More than 1.72 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in China by Wednesday, the National Health Commission said on Aug 5.

CCDC Weekly – Weekly Reports: Current Volume (3)
2021-08-06 / No. 32
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Preplanned Studies: Changes in Public Perception and Behaviors under Compound Heatwave in COVID-19 Epidemic — Beijing, China, 2020
Outbreak Reports: A COVID-19 Outbreak Emerging in a Food Processing Company — Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province, China, January–February 2021
Notes from Field: An Immunocompetent Patient with High Neutralizing Antibody Titers Who Shed COVID-19 Virus for 169 days — China, 2020