10/23, 5:36 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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China administers 2.24 billion COVID jab doses

China's health authorities announced in a statement on Saturday that the healthcare workers have so far administered 2.24 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses.

Beijing previously noted that between 80% and 85% of Chinese citizens need to get a shot in order for the country to achieve herd immunity.

China's population amounts to 1.41 billion, according to the latest census reading done by the Asian country's National Bureau of Statistics.

Breaking the News / BU