Thailand’s FDA has authorized Sinovac Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, as reported in This is Money.
Thailand is set to receive the first 200,000 of two million doses of Sinovac's CoronaVac which will be given primarily to health workers.
The government has also ordered 26 million vaccine doses from AstraZeneca and reserved a further 35 million doses from the company.
AstraZeneca has authorised a Thai firm to manufacture the vaccine and it will be used for the nation's mass vaccination campaign from June.
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