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COVID vaccines

Japan to kick off workplace vaccinations with 50m doses

Toyota, Sony consider launching their own drives for employees

Elderly residents of Tokyo wait to receive their first dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.   © AP

TOKYO -- Japan will start vaccinating the general public starting June 21, enlisting companies and universities to administer the shots using 50 million surplus doses it expects to have by the end of the month.

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