1 min read.Updated: 21 Nov 2020, 10:00 PM ISTReuters
Pharmaceutical companies and research centres around the world are working on potential COVID-19 vaccines
Xi said China would propose the creation of a mechanism by which travellers' coronavirus test results were recognised internationally through digital health codes
BEIJING: President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that China is ready to step up global COVID-19 vaccine cooperation, and called for better international coordination on policies to facilitate movement of people.
Pharmaceutical companies and research centres around the world are working on potential COVID-19 vaccines, with large global trials of several of the candidates involving tens of thousands of participants underway. China has five home-grown candidates undergoing Phase III trials.