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Thailand is considering Western booster shots after 600 healthcare workers given Chinese vaccines caught COVID-19

Thailand is considering switching from a Chinese to Western vaccine to protect healthcare staff. The country is considering giving AstraZeneca doses to those already vaccinated with Sinovac. It came after 600 vaccinated staff caught COVID-19, adding to questions surrounding Chinese jabs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Officials in Thailand appear to be losing confidence in the Chinese-made vaccine it gave its healthcare workers, recommending that they receive booster shots of the AstraZeneca jab.The recommendation came on Monday from the nation's National Communicable Disease Committee. It was made after more than 600...