New vaccine has been specially developed for youngsters; jabs available at Conde de São Januário Hospital, Ocean Gardens, Ilha Verde and Macao Forum.
Easter weekend drive at Macao Forum sees 4,700 over-threes get jabbed; eight more patients undergoing treatment in isolation.
Sharp increase follows weekend inoculation drive; second Schoolchildren Vaccination Days campaign to be held at Macao Forum in ZAPE this weekend.
Phone campaign targets senior citizens, while schools regularly quiz parents whether their children have been vaccinated against Covid-19.
Stations are aimed at estimated 22,000 Nepalese and Vietnamese non-resident workers as well as others employed in laundries or the renovation or security industries.
Students will compete for MOP 22,000 in prizes during two-week online bootcamp that aims to build bridges via sustainably oriented business.
Vaccination facility now provides both BioNTech and Sinopharm inoculations; 10,000 slots available every day in Macao.
Health chief makes it clear that NATs are the fastest way to identify Covid-19, and that vigilance is everybody’s responsibility.
Risk recedes, but nearly 60 per cent of the population has yet to be vaccinated; 200,000 more Sinopharm doses expected to arrive tomorrow.
Reduced fee only applies at two testing stations, however others may follow suit.
Although vaccination rate has hit 20 per cent, the city is still in danger as Covid-19 cases proliferate in Guangdong.
No appointment necessary for a certain quota at Macao Forum, as Health Bureau tries to encourage more residents to get their Covid-19 jabs.
The new outreach facility will be able to administer 200 jabs per day, but residents still seem wary of inoculations.
The former secretary-general of the Forum for Economic and Trade Co-operation between China and Portuguese-speaking countries (Forum Macao) will be China’s next ambassador to São Tomé and Príncipe, CLBrief has learned.