Egypt receives second shipment of Chinese coronavirus vaccine - (This is Money via NewsPoints Desk)

  • Egypt on Tuesday received 300,000 doses of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine, the country's second shipment of the product following its first delivery of 50,000 doses in December, as reported in This is Money.

  • The North African country also received 50,000 doses of a vaccine developed by AstraZeneca earlier in February as part of its programme to vaccinate health workers.

  • Egypt began inoculating frontline medical staff against COVID-19 on January 24 using the Sinopharm vaccine.

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