The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP
The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: China can’t reopen while Covid-19 mortality rate remains so high, expert says

  • ‘While the pandemic is ongoing, China cannot open to the world completely,’ infectious disease specialist Zhang Wenhong says
  • ‘Some diseases are controlled only many years after vaccines are available,’ China CDC’s chief epidemiologist says

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP
The time is not yet ripe for China to reopen its borders to the world, an expert says. Photo: AFP
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