For the first time since 1992 classical swine fever (CSF) has been found in Japan. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (computer translated), the outbreak was confirmed...

A regional emergency meeting convened by the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) took place today in Bangkok, which included veterinary authorities and many other stakeholders from 12 countries,...

Taiwan health officials reported six additional locally acquired dengue fever cases — four in Taichung City and two in new Taipei. So far this year in Taiwan, 69 indigenous cases of dengue...

The Malaysian Ministry of Health (MOH) is reporting a decrease in hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) cases in recent weeks. The number of weekly cases for August 12 to August 18, 2018 showed a decrease...

Hong Kong health officials have reported an additional eight autochthonous, or locally acquired dengue fever cases in the past two days. This brings the total to 15 cases detected in less than a week. The...

A new study from researchers at the Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) on the primary mosquito vector of Plasmodium knowlesi, or monkey malaria will publish in the next issue of PLOS One. The research...

In an update on the dengue fever situation in Thailand in 2018, the Bureau of Epidemiology, MoPH, Thailand is reporting a total of 37793 cases were reported from all 77 provinces through July 30 this...

Officials with the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture (computer translated) have reported the first outbreak of African swine fever in the country. 47 infected pigs were found dead in a local pig farm in...

The Malaysia Ministry of Health (MOH) recently reported a Japanese encephalitis (JE) case in Sarawak state; however, they say that there is not an epidemic of the mosquitoborne viral disease. Between...

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) this week advised the public to watch out for symptoms of leptospirosis if they have been wading in floodwaters these past few, rainy days. The sudden downpour...