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BioNTech to Build Covid-19 Vaccine Facility in Singapore By 2023

Inside BioNTech SE's New Vaccine Laboratory As Target Raised to 2.5 Billion Doses
Photographer: Cyril Marcilhacy/Bloomberg

German vaccine developer BioNTech SE selected Singapore as its Southeast Asia headquarters and first Asia-Pacific hub, giving a boost to supply of an mRNA vaccine that’s been extraordinarily effective in fighting Covid-19.

The production site could be operational as early as 2023 and will create as many as 80 jobs in Singapore, the company said in a statement Monday.