Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 9:34:32

US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Dengue fever to continue as threat

Health

Dengue fever to continue as threat

El Nino is likely to be one of the strongest on record this winter, posing a risk of outbreak of dengue fever and other diseases in Southeast Asian countries including Vietnam.

Philippines faces worst El Nino

ASEAN

Philippines faces worst El Nino

The Philippine government and environmental groups have introduced measures to mitigate the effects of the El Nino, which is expected to hit many countries in the region later this year.