France to begin producing Covid-19 vaccines for EU rollout

Production of Covid-19 vaccines have increased since the European Medicines Agency approved the BioNTech site last week.
Production of Covid-19 vaccines have increased since the European Medicines Agency approved the BioNTech site last week. © Thomas Lohnes, AFP

France will begin producing Covid-19 vaccines on Wednesday in a bid to boost the vaccine rollout and increase the European Union's production capacity following criticisms over the bloc's slow pace of vaccinations. 

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