An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE
An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Malaysia drops AstraZeneca from inoculation scheme; Thai tycoons aid in vaccine effort

  • ‘People are concerned about the safety of the vaccine despite science and data showing it safe and effective,’ a minister said
  • Elsewhere, South Koreans are who fully inoculated will be exempt from mandatory quarantine, while Singapore says five workers living in dorms were likely reinfected with Covid-19

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE
An elderly woman receives a Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot in Malaysia. Photo: EPA-EFE
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