PM: Whole country can register for Covid vaccine from February 1

The Czech prime minister, Andrej Babiš, says that everybody in the country will be able to register for vaccination against Covid-19 from February 1. The criteria governing access to the vaccine will be age, health condition and employment, Mr. Babiš said on CNN Prima News on Sunday. The over 80s can register for the jab from January 15.

The minister of health, Jan Blatný, is due to announce more details regarding the vaccination programme on Tuesday.

Author: Ian Willoughby