10 suspected MERS cases test negative

10 suspected MERS cases test negative

 All 10 people who had shown symptoms of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) tested negative for the disease, health authorities said Wednesday.
Government officials hold an emergency meeting to discuss ways to prevent the spread of the MERS virus on Sept. 9, 2018. (Yonhap

Gov't holds emergency meeting to discuss MERS outbreak

The government held an emergency meeting of Cabinet ministers Sunday to discuss measures to stem the spread of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) following the country's first MERS case in three years.
People should keep alert to seasonal diseases: doctors

People should keep alert to seasonal diseases: doctors

Emerging new diseases such as H7N9 bird flu, yellow fever, and Mers-Cov are predicted to enter the country amid the lack of drastic preventative measures, participants said at an online meeting on prevention of seasonal diseases yesterday.

Children Hospital holds drill to cope with MERS-CoV

Children Hospital holds drill to cope with MERS-CoV

A drill aimed at building the capacity of health workers to cope with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) was launched by Children’s Hospital 1 in Ho Chi Minh City on June 25.

Russian tourist quarantined for suspected-MERS-CoV

Dr. Dong Si Quang from the Department of Health in the highlands province of Lam Dong June 23 said that Lam Dong General Hospital in Da Lat City is quarantining a Russian tourist who is suspected to contract the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome caused by the Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
Multinational online meeting to cope with MERS-CoV

Multinational online meeting to cope with MERS-CoV

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health organised an online meeting on June 23 with ASEAN member states, the Republic of Korea, Japan and China to share information on coping with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-CoV).