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Hanoi culls 10,000 pigs with African swine fever every day

Hanoi is killing around 10,000 pigs infected with African swine fever every day this week, up from 6,000 in previous weeks.

Only three Vietnam provinces free of African swine fever

Lam Dong Province in the Central Highlands is the latest to report outbreaks of African swine fever, which leaves only three provinces unaffected.

All but one Mekong Delta province infected with African swine fever

Long An is the latest African swine fever victim, leaving Ben Tre as the only Mekong Delta locality untouched by the incurable disease.
June 17, 2019 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Pork imports skyrocket as African swine fever continues to spread

The African swine fever epidemic has caused a spike in pork imports and authorities are calling for stockpiling the meat.
June 14, 2019 | 05:02 pm GMT+7

Vietnam estimates $154 million loss from African swine fever

The African swine fever epidemic, which has claimed the lives of over 2.2 million pigs, has cost Vietnam VND3.6 trillion ($154 million).
June 05, 2019 | 08:08 am GMT+7

Vietnam culls 1.7 million pigs as more provinces detect African swine fever

Soc Trang and Kien Giang in the Mekong Delta are the two latest localities where African swine fever has been detected in Vietnam.
May 27, 2019 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

African swine fever spreads to Khanh Hoa, 44 pigs culled

Khanh Hoa, home to the popular beach town Nha Trang, has become the latest province in Vietnam to report African swine fever.
May 16, 2019 | 10:38 am GMT+7

It’s not a dog’s life for a pig in Saigon

Pond's the pig, a gift from a husband to his wife, is a big part of the family, literally.
March 28, 2019 | 07:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam researching into incurable swine fever to develop vaccine

Vietnam is trying to develop a vaccine against African swine fever, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong said Tuesday.
March 27, 2019 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

African swine fever reaches central Vietnam

Veterinary authorities on Monday detected African swine fever on a farm in Thua Thien-Hue Province after a few pigs were found dead there.
March 19, 2019 | 10:42 am GMT+7

Incurable African swine fever spreads to northern Vietnam port city

Hai Phong City has become the third locality in Vietnam to detect an incurable strain of African swine fever.
February 25, 2019 | 08:05 am GMT+7

Incurable African swine fever detected in northern Vietnam

An incurable strain of African swine fever has been detected in Hung Yen and Thai Binh provinces, it was announced Tuesday.
February 20, 2019 | 03:53 pm GMT+7

Banknotes with pig images expected to be bestsellers

Souvenir shops in HCMC are selling currency bills and coins with images of swine a month before the Year of the Pig begins.
January 12, 2019 | 03:46 pm GMT+7

Mexico sees spike in swine flu cases, 68 people dead

The Mexican government has detected 945 cases of H1N1, or swine flu, this season compared with just four cases and no deaths last season
March 04, 2016 | 01:53 pm GMT+7
 
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