Coronavirus: Egypt receives second shipment of vaccine as gift from China

//Coronavirus: Egypt receives second shipment of vaccine as gift from China

Coronavirus: Egypt receives second shipment of vaccine as gift from China

Egypt on Saturday received a second shipment of coronavirus vaccine donated by China, officials said, as the Arab country tries to speed up its vaccination campaign.The 300,000-dose shipment of the vaccine manufactured by China’s state-owned pharmaceutical giant Sinopharm arrived at Cairo’s international airport early on Saturday, according to the Health Ministry.Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said in a statement that the shipment was a gift from China meant to bolster cooperation between…

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