China's environment ministry refutes claims of medical waste crisis due to COVID testing

China's processing capacity of medical waste is fit for purpose, including dealing with the large amount of COVID-19 nucleic acid tests conducted in the country every day, the Chinese environment authority noted on Thursday, refuting recent hype by Western media over a potential environment crisis caused by the country's virus ...

BRICS vaccine cooperation boosted as two of three WHO-approved Chinese shots are co-produced with member states

The COVID-19 shot of Chinese vaccine producer Sinovac has been widely introduced in Brazil and South Africa through local production and approval, whereas CanSinoBIO's adenovirus vector COVID-19 vaccine, another Chinese frontrunner, is under Phase III clinical trials in Russia.