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.
Experts seek ways to control Arbovirus-caused diseases Health

Experts seek ways to control Arbovirus-caused diseases

About 130 Vietnamese and foreign medical experts gathered in Hanoi on June 12 at an international symposium on the management, prevention and control of some diseases caused by Arthropod-borne virus (Arbovirus), any of a group of viruses transmitted by mosquitoes, ticks or other arthropods.
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.
Immunity to Zika still low: official Health

Immunity to Zika still low: official

Vietnam may see more Zika cases because community immunity to the mosquito-borne Zika virus is still low, particularly in central, southern and Central Highland provinces.
Zika on the rise in HCM City Health

Zika on the rise in HCM City

Another 11 Zika cases have been detected in Ho Chi Minh City, increasing the total number of cases in the city to 57, the southern city’s preventive medicine centre said on November 20.
Thailand detects 33 new Zika cases ASEAN

Thailand detects 33 new Zika cases

Thailand’s Health Ministry on November 16 announced that 33 new Zika cases have been found and surveillance efforts are being intensified for groups of high vulnerability, especially pregnant women.
HCM City announces three more Zika cases Health

HCM City announces three more Zika cases

Ho Chi Minh City detected three new Zika virus infections, raising the total number of infections in the city to 38, announced the municipal Department of Health on November 14.
HCM City announces six more Zika cases Health

HCM City announces six more Zika cases

Ho Chi Minh City has recorded six more cases inflected with Zika virus as of November 11, raising the total number of infections in the city to 35, the municipal Preventive Medicine Centre announced.
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.