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National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China [to 2 Oct 2021]
Oct 2: Daily briefing on novel coronavirus cases in China
On Oct 1, 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps on the Chinese mainland reported 41 new cases of confirmed infections.
Booster shot plans being drawn up
China is accelerating the formulation of policies and implementation guidelines for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for key groups of people as the risk of infection from imported novel coronavirus variants remains high, a health official said on Wednesday.
Cui Gang, an official at the National Health Commission, said the commission will guide local governments to give booster shots first to people who have been fully vaccinated for six months and work in high-risk areas including airports, ports, border checkpoints and hospitals, as well as people over the age of 60…
COVID chronicle outlining WHO mission published
China published a chronicle on Wednesday of its work facilitating a WHO-organized mission to study the origins of the novel coronavirus, offering a detailed look at the open and transparent way it was conducted.
The chronicle starts in July last year, when the World Health Organization and China began laying the groundwork for deepening understanding of the novel coronavirus’ origins and reached an agreement on an initial phase of the study in Wuhan, Hubei province.
It ends in late March, after a joint report was released to the public and international and Chinese members of the team held briefings about the investigation results…
National Medical Products Administration – PRC [to 2 Oct 2021]
Over 2.206 bln COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in China
Over 2.206 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccine had been administered in China as of Tuesday, data from the National Health Commission showed on Sept 29.