‘COVID-19 vaccine to be made global public good’


BEIJING: China will make its COVID-19 vaccine a global public good when it is ready for application after successful research and clinical trials, a senior Chinese official said Sunday.
Wang Zhigang, minister of science and technology, said at a press conference in Beijing that international cooperation should be strengthened in vaccine development, clinical trials and application.
Vaccine development should focus on ensuring safety, effectiveness, and accessibility, Wang said. – Agencies