Philippine: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines very safe
Philippine: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines very safe. Philippine vaccine director: Chinese vaccines are very safe and may be preferred.
Overseas Network, December 9th. On the 9th local time, Kalito Galvez, the chief person in charge of the Philippine government’s epidemic response and vaccine director, said that the first COVID-19 vaccine selected by the Philippines in the future is likely to come from China. He said that assessments show that China’s vaccines are very safe.
According to the Philippine Daily Inquirer, Galvez said in an interview that by the first quarter of next year, there may be two COVID-19 vaccines, which will be produced by the Gammalea Institute in Russia and Coxing, China. He said that Brazil and Indonesia have already obtained the Coxing vaccine, so they have greater confidence in this.
Galvez also affirmed the safety of Chinese vaccines. He said: “I have received a briefing from the Vaccine Expert Panel and the Ministry of Science and Technology. According to their assessment, the Chinese vaccine is very safe.” When asked if he would like to receive the Chinese vaccine, Galvez also gave a positive answer.