Dengue infections in Singapore surge past 10,000 mark World

Dengue infections in Singapore surge past 10,000 mark

Dengue infections in Singapore have surpassed the 10,000 mark. This is the highest number of cases in the first five months since 2013, the largest outbreak year recorded in the country, according to the National Environment Agency (NEA).
11 Zika cases reported in central Thailand ASEAN

11 Zika cases reported in central Thailand

Eleven people in Thailand's central Phichit province were confirmed to be infected with the Zika virus while 27 others are being monitored for confirmation, local authorities said on July 4.
New Zika cluster detected in Singapore World

New Zika cluster detected in Singapore

The National Environment Agency (NEA) of Singapore has announced that a new Zika cluster was detected at Flower Road/Hendry Close, nearing to the North-East Region.
HCM City asked to contain Zika spread Health

HCM City asked to contain Zika spread

Authorities of HCM City and the municipal health sector must make all-out effort to prevent the Zika virus from spreading, said Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam.
Philippines: Zika cases continue rising ASEAN

Philippines: Zika cases continue rising

The Philippines has recorded six more Zika virus infection cases, bringing the total number of locally-transmitted cases to 23, Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial told the press on November 4.
Zika cases in HCM City climb to 17 Health

Zika cases in HCM City climb to 17

The Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City declared 17 Zika infections in the city as of October 31, all detected by the local disease monitoring system.
Second mosquito-killing campaign launched Health

Second mosquito-killing campaign launched

The Health Ministry launched a mosquito-killing drive across the country on Oct. 21 in the context of dengue fever spreading in central and southern regions and the discovery of the 7th Zika nfection.
Philippines reports two new Zika cases ASEAN

Philippines reports two new Zika cases

The Philippine Health Ministry on October 14 reported two new cases of Zika virus infection, bringing the country’s total number of Zika virus infections to 17 this year.
WHO warns of Zika virus spread in Asia-Pacific World

WHO warns of Zika virus spread in Asia-Pacific

There is a high risk of Zika virus spreading through Asia-Pacific as hundreds of cases have been reported in Singapore and Thailand, with two babies diagnosed with Zika-linked microcephaly.