Dengue cases drop in Ho Chi Minh City

Dengue cases drop in Ho Chi Minh City

The Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control yesterday said that cases of dengue dropped to 528 last week, a decrease of 34.6 percent compared to the average number in the prior four weeks.
Dengue cases in Binh Duong Province drop

Dengue cases in Binh Duong Province drop

Dengue cases in the Southern Province of Binh Duong dropped nearly three times compared to the same period last year, according to the provincial Department of Health.
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Singapore sees record weekly dengue infections

The National Environment Agency (NEA) of Singapore has said the weekly number of dengue cases in the island state has reached a record high, with 895 people diagnosed in nearly six days, surpassing the 891 infections reported for one week in 2014.

A medical worker is spraying chemicals to kill mosquitos (Photo: SGGP)

Dengue cases are surging in localities with 49 deaths

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health, the number of reported dengue cases has surged to 250,000 and 49 people succumbed to the disease as of November.