The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP
The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP

China’s dodgy drug makers face hefty fines after public review of draft vaccine management law

  • After repeated scandals, people call for financial penalties for producers of substandard or fake drugs to be three times higher than government recommended
  • Revised legislation would also give families affected by unsafe drugs right to apply for punitive damages

Topic |   Vaccine scandal in China
The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP
The Chinese public’s confidence has been rocked by a number of vaccine-related health scares in recent years. Photo: AP
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