bird flu virus

Cambodia recently reported the first outbreak of H5N6 bird flu virus among the country’s poultry (Source: Cambodia News English)

Cambodia reports first outbreak of H5N6 bird flu

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said in its statement on April 18 that Cambodia had reported the first outbreak of H5N6 bird flu virus among the country’s poultry.
A truck is disinfecting a chicken farm in Pocheon, 45 kilometers north of Seoul, on Jan. 3, 2018, after it reported a suspected case of avian influenza. (Yonhap)

Bird flu detected at chicken farm in Gyeonggi Province

 A chicken farm in Gyeonggi Province reported a suspected case of avian influenza (AI) on Wednesday, prompting quarantine officials to impose a temporary ban on poultry transportation in the region.
Mekong delta enhances reactive prevention of bird flu

Mekong delta enhances reactive prevention of bird flu

Head of the Department of Husbandry and Animal Health in the Mekong delta province of Dong Thap yesterday said that the bird flu is developing complicatedly thus the animal health sector in coordination with local administrations and breeders should enhance reactive approaches.
Vietnam enhances prevention of A/H7N9 virus entrance

Vietnam enhances prevention of A/H7N9 virus entrance

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development February 17 sent an urgent dispatch to  cities and provinces and ministries, asking to enhance preventative measures  against the entrance of bird flu virus A/H7N9 and other viruses into Vietnam.
Medical workers warn of diseases in winter

Medical workers warn of diseases in winter

Not only dengue fever but also other dangerous diseases such as influenza, hand-foot-mouth, measles and rubella are likely to break out in the winter.

Ministry warns about possibility of spread of bird flu

Because of outbreaks of bird flu in some nations such as China, Laos and Cambodia which have border with Vietnam, the Ministry of Health yesterday issued warning of entering of the disease and spreading in the country.
Animal Health Department confirms US imported chicken quality

Animal Health Department confirms US imported chicken quality

All of US imported chicken meat into Vietnam in first seven months was indicated up to seven months before expiry dates and certified by the US Department of Agriculture, said the Animal Health Department in its report to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development two days ago.

Health authority in Can Tho city urged to prevent bird flu transmission

Following the outbreak of bird flu H5N1 in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho, the Department of Preventive Medicine, a part of the Ministry of Health April 11 urged the director of the Department of Health in Can Tho city to implement measures against the disease.

Health Department asked to curb bird flu transmission

The Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine sent its urgent dispatch asking the northern province of Thanh Hoa to implement preventative measures against bird flu as there has been an outbreak of bird flu in Tinh Gia District.

Vietnam makes concerted efforts to prevent spread of H7N9 virus in border crossigns

Vietnamese health authority is making a concerted effort to control diseases and influenza virus on poultry as it is more likely that poultry diseases from China into the country, said at a meeting of the National Steering Board for Cattle and Poultry Epidemic Prevention and Control in Hanoi on February 10.