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MERS CoV

Tours to RoK rebooted after MERS-CoV

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Tours to RoK rebooted after MERS-CoV

The Republic of Korea (RoK) General Department of Tourism in conjunction with travel agencies in Hanoi organised a tourism promotion programme in Hanoi on July 21 as part of efforts to increase the number of tourists to the RoK after the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) ravaged the country.

Quang Nam watches out for MERS-CoV

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Quang Nam watches out for MERS-CoV

Central Quang Nam province has been closely monitoring patients with symptoms of acute respiratory failure to prevent the transmission of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).

Foreign arrivals down, revenue rises

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Foreign arrivals down, revenue rises

Foreign arrivals in Vietnam slid 11.3 percent in the first half of this year to reach over 3.8 million due to the looming MERS-CoV threat and downfall from the struggling Russian market.

45,000 individuals screened for MERS symptoms

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45,000 individuals screened for MERS symptoms

Nearly 45,000 individuals arriving in Vietnam by air, sea and land from countries affected by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have been screened by body-temperature scanners, a health official said.

HCM City holds MERS-CoV drill

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HCM City holds MERS-CoV drill

A drill was organised at Children’s Hospital 1 in Ho Chi Minh City to build the capacity of health workers to cope with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).

Lam Dong: suspected MERS case tests negative

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Lam Dong: suspected MERS case tests negative

The Russian visitor in Lam Dong province who was suspected of contracting the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome – Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) tested negative for the deadly virus, affirmed the Central Highlands province’s Department of Health Director Pham Thi Bach Yen on June 24.