China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE
China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s tough Covid-19 testing and quarantine rules to stay – even as vaccination picks up

  • Questions such as the limits of vaccines and effectiveness against variants mean China must maintain strict preventive measures: official
  • The CDC position throws into doubt the idea of a Chinese vaccine passport

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE
China remains vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks caused by passengers or goods from countries with high Covid-19 prevalence, says Feng Zijian, deputy director of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Photo: EPA-EFE
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