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WHO congratulates Sri Lanka for eliminating rubella and mother to child transmission of HIV and congenital syphilis

Colombo, September 11 (newsin.asia) - World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus congratulated Sri Lanka for eliminating rubella and mother to child transmission of HIV and congenital syphilis. General Tedros on Twitter posted his message saying, “I congratulate Sri Lanka for eliminating rubella & mother to child transmission of HIV & congenital syphilis, the Maldives for eliminating rubella and...

India gives Maldives US$ 500 million for inter-island connectivity project; ferry, flights to begin shortly

India gives Maldives US$ 500 million for inter-island connectivity project; ferry, flights to begin shortly

In a veiled dig at China, Maldives parliament speaker and former President Mohammad Nasheed tweeted that the “super low cost assistance” announced by India came in sharp contrast to the “eye-wateringly expensive commercial loans that leaves the nation mired in debt”. Mr. Nasheed has been calling for the Solih government to cancel the loans given by China, something their party...

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Maldives, Sri Lanka eliminate measles and rubella, ahead of 2023 target

Colombo, July 8 (newsin.asia) - Maldives and Sri Lanka were today verified for having eliminated rubella, making them the first two countries in WHO South-East Asia Region to achieve measles and rubella elimination ahead of the 2023 target. “Protecting all children against these killer and debilitating diseases is an important step in our endeavor to achieve healthier population and health...

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