China: COVID-19 Vaccines – Announcements/Regulatory Actions/Deployment
National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China [to 11 Dec 2021]
Dec 11: Daily briefing on novel coronavirus cases in China
On Dec 10, 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps on the Chinese mainland reported 87 new cases of confirmed infections.
Beijing administers over 2m COVID-19 vaccine doses to children
BEIJING — As of 4 pm Wednesday, more than 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in Beijing to the city’s children aged between 3 and 11, local authorities said on Dec 9.
Starting from Oct 28, the Chinese capital began offering COVID-19 vaccination to children aged between 3 and 11. Nearly 1.37 million minors of this age group have been vaccinated.