2009-09-29 00:34:31 GMT China Daily
Beijing is gearing up for a mass H1N1 flu inoculation of young students as its previous vaccination of hundreds of thousands of Chinese nationwide proved to be safe.
2009-09-28 05:26:30 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- No "serious adverse reaction" has been reported in the tens of thousands of citizens inoculated with China-made A/H1N1 flu vaccines, the country's health minister ChenZhu said on Monday.
2009-09-23 06:24:15 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- About 39,000 residents in Beijing had been inoculated with A/H1N1 flu vaccine by Tuesday afternoon, with 14 cases of adverse reaction, an epidemic control expert said here Wednesday.
2009-09-22 10:33:28 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) - The first batch of people who received A/H1N1 flu vaccinations on Monday in Beijing had no abnormal reactions, a local health official said Tuesday.
2009-10-23 07:08:50 GMT Xinhua English
JINA, East China ,Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Women's singles tennis player Peng Shuai defeated her rival and advanced to the quarterfinals Friday at the 11th Chinese National Games.
2009-09-16 01:53:36 GMT Xinhua English
SHANGHAI, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Shanghai-made A/H1N1 flu vaccine has received the license for mass production from the State Food and Drug Administration, a must for government purchase and public use, company sources confirmed Wednesday.
2009-09-10 14:50:12 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- As China's Health Ministry has designated Beijing, Shanghai cities and Guangdong Province as the first places to use the newly produced domestic A/H1N1 vaccine, some epidemic disease experts still argue about its safety.
2009-09-08 23:31:13 GMT China Daily
Teenage students in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangdong will be at the front of the line when the government starts vaccinating people against the H1N1 flu strain, Health Minister Chen Zhu announced Tuesday as he unveiled the guiding principles of the government's inoculation plan.
2009-09-23 05:07:23 GMT Xinhua English
SYDNEY, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Sick and elderly people are being encouraged to take up a free A//H1N1 flu vaccine when it becomes available across New South Wales (NSW) next week as part of Australia's biggest ever vaccination program.
2009-09-22 07:46:52 GMT Xinhua English
CANBERRA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The first batch of A/H1N1 flu vaccine will be rolled out to doctors in South Australia (SA) this week following five more deaths linked to the A/H1N1 influenza virus, according to SA Health Minister John Hill said on Tuesday.
2009-09-21 23:09:33 GMT Xinhua English
HOUSTON, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- The world's leading biotechnology company Med Immune said on Monday that the U.S. government has more than tripled its order of A/H1N1 flu vaccines from the Maryland-based giant, bringing the company's total sales up to 453 million U.S. dollars since May.
2009-09-21 09:01:47 GMT Xinhua English
SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's Green Cross Corp. said Monday that it signed a contract worth 42.6 billion won, or 35.3 million U.S. dollars with the South Korean government on providing 5.86 million doses of its A /H1N1 vaccine.
2009-09-28 23:06:10 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland had reported18,285 confirmed cases of A/H1N1 influenza by Monday, about 73.3 percent of which had recovered, according to a notice on the website of the Ministry of Health (MOH).
2009-09-22 00:57:57 GMT Xinhua English
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- A European health agency said Monday that 15 new A/H1N1 flu cases were reported in European countries within the last 24 hours.
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