Hungary Becomes First in EU to Authorize Sinopharm Covid Vaccine - (Bloomberg via NewsPoints Desk)

  • Hungary approved Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccine, making it the first European country to authorise a coronavirus vaccine developed in China, Bloomberg reported.

  • The nation's drugs regulator published the documentation for the vaccine on February 19, clearing the way for authorities to starting administering them from next week.

  • However, the regulator indicated that more information is needed to assess its efficacy for adults older than 60.

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