The Department of Health (DoH) of the Philippines has announced that polio is re-emerging in the country (Illustrative image. Source: internet)

Philippines declares polio "outbreak"

The Department of Health (DoH) of the Philippines announced on September 19 that polio is re-emerging in the country, 19 years after the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the Southeast Asian country free of the infectious disease.

 President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in (L) meets with his Myanmar counterpart U Win Myint (Photo: Yonhap/VNA)

Korean President Moon Jae-in pays state visit to Myanmar

Myanmar and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on September 3 signed five agreements in Myanmar's capital of Nay Pyi Taw during Korean President Moon Jae-in’s state visit to the Southeast Asian country.