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COVID vaccines

Singapore starts booster shots as COVID cases hit 1-year high

South Korea and Thailand also eye third doses in October as WHO warns on supplies

Singapore's seniors and immunocompromised individuals can make an appointment for a third COVID-19 shot if they completed the second dose at least six months ago.   © AP

SINGAPORE -- Singapore kicked off a nationwide program for third coronavirus vaccine doses on Tuesday, as the country grapples with an infection resurgence despite over 80% of its population having had two jabs.

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