Concerns about its side effects remain high in parts of Asia
A recent survey found that nearly half of employees remain doubtful that the COVID-19 vaccines are safe for use. Concerns are especially high in places like Hong Kong, Thailand and Taiwan. Conversely, alternate research found that acceptance and perception around the safety of the shots are improving across Asia, including in Singapore. This is translated in Singapore’s current ‘healthy’ rate of vaccinations, which have prevailed despite supply constraints.