Health workers are spraying chemicals to kill mosquitoes (Photo: SGGP)

Three die of dengue fever with over 26,800 infections

Three people died of dengue fever in the central and southern provinces with over 26,857 others contracted the disease in 58 localities while 256 residents were infected with virus Zika, according to the Ministry of Health.


A gray-shanked douc langur (pygathrix cinerea) is found living in a forest in Nui Thanh district of Quang Nam Province. Two new families with some 10 gray-shanked douc langurs have been found in the area. (Photo courtesy of Ai Tam)

Two families of endangered langurs found in Quang Nam

Two families of 10 gray-shanked douc langurs (pygathrix cinerea) – a critically endangered (CR) species – have been newly found in the 30ha secondary forest in Tam My Tay commune of the central province of Quang Nam’s Nui Thanh district.

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