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Another 1 million doses of vaccine from China arrive in Bangkok


The Chinese Embassy in Bangkok said on Thursday that a new lot of 1 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine from China had arrived in Bangkok.

“So far, China has procured 13 lots of vaccine for Thailand, totalling 11.5 million doses,” the embassy said in a post on its Facebook.

“Today a grand gathering celebrating the centenary of the Communist Party of China [CPC] was held in Beijing. Under the strong leadership of CPC, China will continue to support Thailand in the fight against the outbreak and will continue to promote the China-Thailand relationship in the future.”

From February 28 to June 29, Thailand has administered over 9.67 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine; 6.91 million people have received the first jab, while 2.76 million have received the second jab.

Published : July 02, 2021

By : THE NATION