World / Science & Health Nov 3, 2019

New Ebola vaccine arrives in Congo

The Congolese medical authorities said Saturday they had received the first shipment of a new Ebola vaccine as the Central African country battles its second-deadliest outbreak of the virus this decade. The health ministry for the eastern province of North Kivu said that a preliminary ...

Swine fever vaccination plan cleared by farm ministry

National Oct 11, 2019

Swine fever vaccination plan cleared by farm ministry

An agriculture ministry panel has approved preventive swine fever vaccinations for pigs being raised in prefectures with confirmed cases of the disease. The proposal to revise the state's disease prevention guidelines was presented Thursday by the animal hygiene subcommittee of the Council of Food, Agriculture ...