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Vietnam increases pork imports to halt price hike: MARD

Vietnam increases pork imports to halt price hike: MARD

After Vietnam’s pork industry was hit hard by the outbreak of African Swine Flu and COVID-19, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) say they will increase pork imports to reduce prices for the domestic market.

Vietnam reports first human death of swine flu in years

Vietnam reports first human death of swine flu in years

A medical center in Ho Chi Minh said on June 8 that one of its patients who died on May 30 had tested positive for influenza virus A/H1N1, making her the first swine flu casualty reported in the country in the past couple years.

Epidemics under control

Epidemics under control

(VOV) - Major epidemics, including bird flu, swine flu, and foot and mouth disease have been brought under control across the country since the beginning of the year.

Swine flu kills a man in Dong Thap

(VOV) - A local resident in Phu Tho village, Tam Nong district of the southern province of Dong Thap has died of A/H1N1 influenza, the provincial Health Department reported on April 4.

More swine flu cases in Lao Cai

More swine flu cases in Lao Cai

(VOV) - Three more swine flu cases have been confirmed in the northern mountain province of Lao Cai, bringing the total number of infections to eight.

First swine flu infection in Lam Dong

(VOV) - The General Hospital of the Central Highland province of Lam Dong has quarantined a 53-year-old man infected with the swine flu strain A/H1N1.

Swine flu kills another man in Yen Bai

(VOV) - A 23-year-old man from the northern mountain province of Yen Bai has been confirmed dead at Bach Mai hospital in Hanoi after contracting swine flu.

Health watchdog confirms first swine-related case of A/H3N2

Health watchdog confirms first swine-related case of A/H3N2

The Vietnam Preventive Medicine Department has announced the first case of human infection with the pig-related A/H3N2 flu virus based on the results of tests by the national flu centre under the Ho Chi Minh City Pasteur Institute.

New strain of swine flu detected

New strain of swine flu detected

The Heath Ministry has quoted sources from the Ho Chi Minh City Pasteur Institute confirming that a new kind of porcine flu virus, A/H3N1, has appeared, apparently a combination of the pig-related A/H1N1 and A/H3N2 flu viruses.

Reported swine flu cases decline

The A/H1N1 flu pandemic is easing with the number of suspected and positive cases declining drastically in recent weeks, said National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemilogy director Nguyen Tran Hien.