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Poultry price could increase as a result of ban
Vendors warned yesterday that the price of poultry might increase in June due to an increase in electricity prices that have resulted from the ban on the slaughter of fowl in traditional markets.
2013/5/18
H7N9 case has drug- and non-resistant strains
The only H7N9 patient so far in Taiwan was carrying two strains of the same virus, with one being drug resistant and the other not, making it tricky to treat to him, doctors said yesterday.
2013/5/18
The death toll from the H7N9 bird flu virus has risen to 27, state media said Thursday after a man died in central China's Hunan Province.
2013/5/3
Taiwan on H7N9 alert amid China holiday influx
Taiwan is tightening up disease- control measures against the H7N9 bird flu virus in anticipation of a April 29-May 1 national holiday in China, when over 15,000 Chinese group tourists are expected to visit the nation, the Tourism Bureau said yesterday.
2013/5/1
The deadly H7N9 bird flu strain claimed a new victim on Monday when a hospital patient died in China, state media reported, bringing the death toll from the recently identified virus to 24.
2013/4/30
As part of efforts to prevent an outbreak of H7N9 avian flu, New Taipei City yesterday urged people not to feed birds, and warned that those who do may face fines between NT$1,200 and NT$6,000 for violating the Waste Disposal Act.
2013/4/30
Human H7N9 transmission ruled out despite 3rd family cluster case
Health authorities maintained yesterday that there is no evidence to suggest that the H7N9 avian flu virus has spread between humans, despite an additional family cluster case reported in China a day earlier.
2013/4/30
Taiwan issued a Level-2 travel advisory for five Chinese provinces and two metropolitan areas yesterday after confirming a day earlier the first H7N9 bird flu case reported locally but contracted in China.
2013/4/26
Six laboratories around Taiwan have been recruited by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) this week to examine specimens of suspected H7N9 avian flu cases, CDC Director-General Chang Feng-yee said yesterday.
2013/4/25
Slaughtering live fowl in traditional markets to be banned from June 17
The Council of Agriculture (COA) will completely prohibit slaughtering live fowl in traditional markets all around Taiwan proper starting June 17, the Central Epidemic Command Center for H7N9 influenza announced yesterday.
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