Apec ministers pledge to expedite transit of coronavirus vaccines

//Apec ministers pledge to expedite transit of coronavirus vaccines

Apec ministers pledge to expedite transit of coronavirus vaccines

Distribution of coronavirus vaccines was top of the agenda in Asia on the weekend as trade ministers, diplomats and politicians held a series of meetings amid surges in cases throughout the region.In a joint statement on Saturday, Apec trade ministers agreed to ease movement of Covid-19 vaccines and other medical supplies but stopped short of removing tariffs on the goods.“[We] are united behind the essential role of trade in tackling the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic and in enabling a…

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