TAIPEI (The China Submit) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) introduced on Monday that she has registered for the Medigen vaccine (高端疫苗) on-line, and is predicted to be vaccinated on Aug. 23.
That will even be the primary day when the Medigen vaccine shall be accessible for administration, based on the Central Epidemic Command Middle (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心).
Presidential workplace spokesperson, Xavier Chang (張淳涵) stated that as many are involved in regards to the president’s plan to obtain home vaccine jabs, the presidential workplace confirmed that President Tsai shall be administered the Medigen vaccine on Aug. 23.
The staff will make applicable preparations to cut back the affect on the general public in accordance with safety and epidemic prevention plans, and related particulars shall be defined to the general public in the end.
Alternatively, Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) had beforehand acknowledged that ought to United BioPharma vaccines (聯亞) cross its Emergency Use Authorization (EUA, 緊急使用權), he can be prepared to obtain it.
Nevertheless, because it was denied on Monday, Lai has registered for the Medigen vaccine as effectively and can cooperate with the CECC’s follow-up plans and vaccination schedules.