Branding for the vaccination program on the clothing of a staff outside a community vaccination center administering the BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine imported by Fosun Pharma in Hong Kong, China, on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.
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Shares of China’s Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group fell after Hong Kong and Macao announced Wednesday they were suspending BioNTech Covid vaccinations.
Fosun Pharma, BioNTech’s partner in the development and distribution of the Comirnaty Covid-19 vaccine in greater China, notified the cities of a packaging flaw in batch 210102 of the vaccine.
Hong Kong and Macao said they were suspending the German-made vaccinations as a…