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Coronavirus: government advisory panel ‘unanimously backs’ extending Hong Kong’s vaccination scheme to children as young as 12

Hong Kong children as young as 12 could soon be getting vaccinated against the coronavirus after a government advisory panel unanimously backed expanding the city’s inoculation programme.A source said all 12 members of the Advisory Panel on Covid-19 Vaccines had by Wednesday voted for recommending BioNTech shots to children aged 12 to 15.The recommendation would be passed to Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee for final approval.The vote results came after Fosun Pharma, which…

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