Cambodia has reported 1,656 dengue fever cases in the first four months of 2016, a 168-percent rise from only 617 cases over the same period last year, according to the government's latest report on Saturday.
South China's Guangdong Province reported a new Zika case Sunday, bringing the total number of imported infections in the province to 12.
South Sudan on Wednesday announced plans to tighten border surveillance on yellow fever by restricting visitors from neighboring countries affected by epidemic outbreak.
Lu Mei-chen had been busy covering everything in her three-story home all night and into the morning, just in time before a pest control squad sent by a local health agency came to spray pesticides.
Bush, 88, who had been hospitalized for about a month with bronchitis, has been in intensive care since Sunday and is now on a liquids-only diet, local TV channel KHOU said.
A cease-fire agreement between the Ethiopian government and regional Tigray forces is "a welcome first step," which hopefully can serve as solace to millions that have
Technology investment firm Prosus NV and its South African parent Naspers on Tuesday rejected as "untrue" a report that they are in talks to sell their large stake in C
Konstantin Garibov, political scientist, honorary journalist of MIA "Russia Today".The 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has consolidated the leading
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has agreed in principle to admit Timor-Leste as the group's 11th member, the bloc said in a statement on Friday.The h
At least 34 passengers were injured in a train derailment in South Korea's Seoul, The country's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday.The train with 275 aboard derailed ne
A summit focusing on the high-quality development of the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) industry was held from Dec 15 to
Author: Associate Professor Dr Roy Anthony Rogers, Department of International and Strategic Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiti Malaya. The 20th N
Author: Ajith D Perera – Former Secretary General /CEO of Federation of Chambers and Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka, Executive Secretary of APTA Chamber of Commerce
British businesses think the gloom hanging over their prospects will persist in the coming months, according to an industry survey published on Sunday.The Confederation
Author: Prof. Engr. Zamir Ahmed Awan, Founding Chair GSRRA, Sinologist (ex-Diplomat), Editor, Analyst, and Non-Resident Fellow of CCG (Center for China and Globalizatio
The man accused of bludgeoning U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband Paul Pelosi with a hammer after forcing his way into the couple's home threatened to take her h
This year the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum will be held in Thailand from November 16-19.By Fabian PizarroAndrés Rebolledo was Minister of Energy between 2016
Author: Gustavo Ng, Chinese-descendant Argentine journalist and writer. Editor of DangDai Magazine. Author of ‘10,134 kilometers through China’ (Blossom Press).The Publ
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said here Thursday that South Korea needs to enhance its economic dynamism through service and labor market reforms.
Top Vatican cardinals tried to put the brakes on the German Catholic Church’s controversial reform process Friday, fearing proposals concerning gays, women and sexual m
The International Atomic Energy Agency announced Wednesday that it will review the nuclear wastewater discharge plan of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in acc
The defense ministry released a report Wednesday highlighting flaws in Brazil's electoral systems and proposing improvements, but there was nothing to substantiate clai
Russia on Saturday suspended participation in the UN-brokered Black Sea grain deal after what it said was a major Ukrainian drone attack on its fleet and civilian ships
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