A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP
A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP

More than 150 nations join global coronavirus vaccine plan, but US and China absent

  • Trump administration has already secured supplies through bilateral deals, prompting accusations of selfish behaviour to the detriment of poor countries
  • Vaccine alliance officials say dialogue continues with Beijing on scheme to deliver 2 billion doses around the world by end of 2021

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP
A nurse holds a Covid-19 vaccine candidate produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at the Sao Lucas Hospital in Brazil in August. Photo: AFP
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