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With the large-scale vaccination rollouts on a global scale, the concept of vaccine passport is also gaining support in more governments, in a bid to gain confidence for global travel.
Some can’t wait to move ahead, and some are still waiting and watching, but given the reality of mutual recognition and the concern of possible discrimination, can a vaccine passport become a token of personnel exchanges and economic recovery?
“Vaccine passports should not be mandatory, but it is suggested that passport holders should be provided some sort of simplified travel procedures or preventive measures,” Tao Lina, a Shanghai-based medical expert on vaccines, told the Global Times on…