Which of the following is the first Asian country to approve world’s first-ever dengue vaccine ‘Dengvaxia’?

Which of the following is the first Asian country to approve world’s first-ever dengue vaccine ‘Dengvaxia’?
[A]India
[B]China
[C]Malaysia
[D]Philippines

Philippines
Philippines has became the first Asian country to approve the sale of the world’s first ever dengue vaccine Dengvaxia in the country. The Dengvaxia vaccine has been manufactured by French pharmaceutical manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur. It has been designed to protect people in the 9-45 age groups from all four subtypes of the virus.

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