Taiwan is struggling to source vaccines as it battles a spike in coronavirus infections as it. Photo: AFP
Taiwan is struggling to source vaccines as it battles a spike in coronavirus infections as it. Photo: AFP

Covid-19 vaccines: Beijing blocked Taiwan’s deal with BioNTech, Tsai Ing-wen says

  • ‘Taiwan was close to sealing the deal with the German plant, but because of China’s intervention, we still can’t sign the contract,’ island’s president tells ruling party
  • German firm says it does not comment on ‘potential or ongoing discussions to provide vaccine doses’

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Taiwan is struggling to source vaccines as it battles a spike in coronavirus infections as it. Photo: AFP
Taiwan is struggling to source vaccines as it battles a spike in coronavirus infections as it. Photo: AFP
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