Canned meat products from Hong Kong that entered the Philippines in March and were seized by the government have tested positive for African swine fever.
Vietnam's central Quang Binh province has been hit by African swine fever in a household in the province's Minh Hoa district.
Agricultural authorities in South China's Hainan Province confirmed that a potential African swine fever vaccine has shown "certain preventive effects" after clinical trials.
The Global Control of African Swine Fever resolution provides a framework to address this global threat through collaborative preparedness, prevention, detection and control measures.
According to newspaper reports, measures include disinfecting farms and restricting sales of pork and processed meat.
The largest city, has decl in Vietnam, has announced its first African swine fever outbreak.
The seizure of 558 smuggled frozen pigs in Bangkok's On Nut area has sparked fears of an African Swine Fever outbreak.
The Czech Republic has been the only country to eradicate African swine fever (ASF) during the re-emeging outbreaks around the world in recent years. They eradicated the highly infectious virus through strict control measures, strict biosecurity, and a coordinated approach to both.
The Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) said it is asking courier companies to stop accepting orders to deliver meat products from African Swine Fever (ASF)-affected countries.
Southeast Asia is battling to contain the spread of African swine fever, which has so far led to the culling of millions of pigs in China and Vietnam.