Coronavirus: is China really about to ease its tough border restrictions?

Published Oct 05 2021 at 11:45 AM GMT
  • Top respiratory disease expert Zhong Nanshan has got people wondering if China is about to ease its tough stand on border restrictions.
  • In an interview with Southern People Weekly magazine over the weekend, he listed the prerequisites for reopening: 80 to 85 per cent of China’s population would have to be vaccinated against Covid-19, which is expected by year’s end; vaccination rates would need to be high in other countries; and their transmission and death rates would need to be “relatively”….



  • Published Oct 5, 2021 11:45 AM GMT