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epidemic control

Firm helps Laos build livestock information system for epidemic control

Society

Firm helps Laos build livestock information system for epidemic control

Vietnam’s TE-FOOD company on May 13 signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation with the Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry’s Department of Livestock and Fisheries to build a herd management and information system for urgent epidemic prevention through smart phones, amidst the spreading African swine fever (ASF) in the region.

Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

Health

Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

Hanoi has been stepping up precautionary measures to ward off transmission risk of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), as heard at a meeting on June 18 in Hanoi between Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and the municipal authorities.

Da Nang controls gateways to prevent A-H7N9 flu

Health

Da Nang controls gateways to prevent A-H7N9 flu

Da Nang, a key tourist destination in Vietnam’s central region, faces a high risk of an influenza A-H7N9 virus outbreak, and its authorities are taking necessary measures to prevent the penetration of the dangerous virus, which is now affecting the neighbouring country of China.