Wang Xiangwei
Wang Xiangwei

SCMP Columnist

China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei

China must switch from mass testing to vaccinations to move on from its wasteful zero-Covid policy

  • Less than half of China’s over-80s are double jabbed, yet little is being done on a national level to encourage the most vulnerable in society to get vaccinated
  • Instead, the government seems intent on making mass testing, aggressive contact tracing and virus suppression a permanent feature of daily life