Coronavirus: Hong Kong opens vaccination bookings for children as young as 12, as educators and doctors step up with incentives

//Coronavirus: Hong Kong opens vaccination bookings for children as young as 12, as educators and doctors step up with incentives

Coronavirus: Hong Kong opens vaccination bookings for children as young as 12, as educators and doctors step up with incentives

Hong Kong opened bookings for BioNTech Covid-19 vaccination shots for children as young as 12 on Friday, as leading health experts tried to drum up support for the lagging inoculation drive and one called for lowering the age threshold for Sinovac jabs as well. Educators also welcomed the expansion of the programme, with some pledging incentives such as coupons for books, free masks and extra days off to entice secondary school pupils. Paediatricians were planning to offer checks on children…

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