Illustration: Brian Wang
Illustration: Brian Wang

How China hopes to chart path to soft landing after Covid restrictions start to ease

  • A feared wave of infections would put enormous stress on the healthcare and public service systems and, Beijing fears, could even trigger political instability
  • Improving the relatively low vaccination rates, especially among the elderly, could be a key to how the new strategy plays out

 Illustration: Brian Wang
Illustration: Brian Wang
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