+7 (701) 759 90 19
USD 421.58 EUR 496.83
RUB 5.53 CNY 62.2
News

Samoa suspends business for 2 days for mass measles vaccination drive

5 December 2019 11:02
Share in:
Samoa suspends business for 2 days for mass measles vaccination drive

SYDNEY. KAZINFORM The government of Samoa announced Wednesday that it will suspend all business activity to conduct a door-to-door vaccination campaign across the country on Dec. 5-6 against measles, which since October has killed 60 people, 52 of them under the age of four, EFE reports.

In the South Pacific nation, which has a population of less than 200,000, 4,052 cases of measles have been recorded since the beginning of the outbreak, 171 of which were recorded Oct 4, the government of Samoa reported Wednesday.


Share in:
+7
Send
Employees online
Editor
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
954-048
Editor
Kudrenok Tatyana
Kudrenok Tatyana
954-048
Editor
Seilkhanov Adlet
Seilkhanov Adlet
954-048

Archive