Yet another food safety scare as fake beef discovered at Saigon butcher shop

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Yet another food safety scare as fake beef discovered at Saigon butcher shop

Officers of the HCMC Department of Animal Health inspect the butcher shop in District 3. Photo: Ma Phong

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Vietnam faces high risk of Zika virus cases: Health Minister

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Vietnam faces high risk of Zika virus cases: Health Minister

Vietnam runs a high risk of recording a case of Zika virus infection, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said during an inspection of virus prevention measures in Ho Chi Minh City on February 4.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – February 5

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – February 5

Here are the leading news stories about Vietnam you should not miss today, February 5, 2016. Today is the 27th day of the 12th month of the lunar calendar, which is only three days ahead of the Lunar New Year.

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Sexually transmitted Zika virus reported in Dallas

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The World Health Organization says they are concerned after a report that the Zika virus has been sexually transmitted in the United States.

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Zika alarm rises after U.S. sex link, more Brazil birth defects

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Zika alarm rises after U.S. sex link, more Brazil birth defects

The World Health Organization voiced concern on Wednesday over the reported sexual transmission of the Zika virus in Texas amid worries that such infections could make efforts to combat the virus linked to severe birth defects in Brazil even tougher.

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Latin America seeks answers to Zika crisis

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Health officials from across Latin America are meeting in Uruguay, where they're trying to find ways to better coordinate their fight against the Zika virus.

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Thailand calms public fear over Zika virus

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Thailand calms public fear over Zika virus

Thai people should not be in a panic over the Zika virus, the Public Health Ministry said on February 2, after a second case of the virus was confirmed in the country.

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World health officials mobilise emergency plans against Zika threat

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World health officials mobilise emergency plans against Zika threat

World health officials mobilised with emergency response plans and funding pleas on Tuesday as fears grow that the Zika virus, blamed for a surge in the number of brain-damaged babies, could spread globally and threaten the Summer Olympics.

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Vietnam health officials warn of Zika, epidemics during Lunar New Year fest

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Vietnam health officials warn of Zika, epidemics during Lunar New Year fest

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health on Tuesday warned of a potential epidemic during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday and discussed the prevention of Zika disease.

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Zika likely to hit Vietnam

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Zika likely to hit Vietnam

The Ministry of Health has said the Zika virus might hit Vietnam as Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which transmit dengue fever, abound here in the nation.

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WHO warns Africa, Asia vulnerable for Zika virus

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The World Health Organization cautions that the mosquito-borne Zika virus, linked to birth defects, could spread to Africa and Asia which have the highest birth rates in the world.

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First U.S. Zika virus transmission reported, attributed to sex

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First U.S. Zika virus transmission reported, attributed to sex

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb 2 - The first known case of Zika virus transmission in the United States was reported in Texas on Tuesday by local health officials, who said it likely was contracted through sex and not a mosquito bite, a day after the World Health Organization declared an international public health emergency.

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Vietnam readies to tackle Zika virus

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Vietnam readies to tackle Zika virus

The Ministry of Health is coordinating closely with relevant sectors to keep tourists from Zika virus-affected countries under strict monitoring, aiming to prevent the virus from entering Vietnam, reported an online conference in Hanoi on February 2.

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Sanofi launches hunt for Zika vaccine as disease fears grow

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Sanofi launches hunt for Zika vaccine as disease fears grow

Sanofi has launched a project to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus in the most decisive commitment yet by a major vaccine producer to fight the disease linked to multiple birth defects in Brazil.

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Brazil urges pregnant women to avoid Olympics over Zika

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Brazil urges pregnant women to avoid Olympics over Zika

The unprecedented warning, issued just over six months from the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, came after the World Health Organization declared an emergency over the mosquito-borne virus, suspected of causing microcephaly, or abnormally small heads, in babies.

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