Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 4 – Cambodia may receive over 1 million doses of China-aided COVID19 vaccine, Prime Minister Hun Sen said that on Thursday at the press conference at Calmette Hospital.

"So far, we have received 600,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines from China […] The second of 400,000 doses will arrive before Khmer New Year in April [...] But we may receive more than 1 million doses,” he said.

The Chinese government announced to provide the Kingdom 1 million doses of COVID19 vaccines. The first phase of 600,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines arrived Cambodia on 7 February 2021.

Secretary of State and Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health Or Vandine told Fresh News that Sinopharm vaccine has 79.34 percent of efficacy.