China to gift 0.5M more Sinopharm vaccine doses to Pakistan

Pakistan will receive another half a million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from China as a gift, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Tuesday. Speaking to reporters following the formal launch of activities to celebrate 70 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries, Qureshi said Beijing has always helped Islamabad in difficult times. “Today,… Continue reading China to gift 0.5M more Sinopharm vaccine doses to Pakistan

Pakistan okays emergency use of China’s Sinopharm jab

Pakistan’s drug regulator has approved China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in the country, paving the way for planned procurement of over a million doses next month. A spokesman for the health ministry, in a statement, said the drug regulatory authority has so far approved two coronavirus vaccines, including Sinopharm for emergency use. The… Continue reading Pakistan okays emergency use of China’s Sinopharm jab