Day: January 17, 2020

China’s Xi Visits Myanmar for Infrastructure Talks

WASHINGTON – With billboards, banners, fanfare and flags, the government of Myanmar is welcoming Xi Jinping, president of the People’s Republic of China, for a two-day state visit beginning Friday that is expected to mark the 70th anniversary of China-Myanmar …

Polio this week as of 14 January 2020

Pakistan intensifies cVDPV2 response efforts, focusing on comprehensive outbreak response, strengthened routine immunization, communication and enhanced surveillance. See ‘Pakistan’ section below for more details.

Summary of new viruses this week (AFP cases and environmental samples):

o Pakistan: seven WPV1 cases; …

Posted in Legal January 17, 2020

Bangladesh: Epidemiological Highlights Week 2 (6-12 Jan 2020)

Highlights:

Number of Measles cases are being sustained high since last September 2019

Measles Outbreak Response Immunization going on the camp from January 12 to February 12, 2020 and target age group is 6 month to < 10 year in the camp population

Proposed date of 2nd …

Posted in Health January 17, 2020