After Chinese Vaccine Fails, China Launches Smear Campaign Against Pfizer

A few days after attempting to dismiss disappointing test results from Brazil on China’s Sinovac vaccine candidate for the Chinese coronavirus, Chinese state media turned to attacking Sinovac’s American competitors…

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Indonesia: President Takes Dubious Chinese Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate on Live TV

Indonesian President Joko Widodo received his first dose of CoronaVac, a Chinese-made coronavirus vaccine candidate, on live TV this week. The Chinese biopharmaceutical company Sinovac Biotech developed CoronaVac. Various countries outside…

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Indonesia: Government Chides Celebrity for Partying After Coronavirus Vaccination

Government officials in Indonesia reprimanded local celebrity Raffi Ahmad on Thursday after he was photographed socializing at a private party on Wednesday hours after participating in the Indonesian government’s official…

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China Declares Its 50-Percent Effective Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate ‘Good Enough’

China’s state-run Global Times on Wednesday put the happiest possible spin on a dismaying Brazilian study that showed China’s Sinovac vaccine candidate for the Chinese coronavirus is only 50 percent…

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Researchers: China’s Sinovac Coronavirus Shot over 20% Less Effective than First Claimed

Full data shows China’s Sinovac vaccine candidate, “CoronaVac,” to be 50.38 percent effective against the Chinese coronavirus in late-stage trials, Brazilian state researchers revealed Tuesday, according to the Wall Street Journal.…

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