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Explainers

Homemade repellent now a hit product

A mosquito repellent that started off as a concoction mixed in one man's kitchen has become such a hit that hotels and businesses have placed orders for it.

Protection key as much about Zika virus is unknown

Some experts believe that being infected with Zika once confers lifelong immunity, but that is only an assumption, says infectious diseases expert David Heymann.

PM Lee calls on Asean to tackle Zika together

The Zika virus may have entrenched itself in South-east Asia, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said yesterday as he called on his counterparts to join hands and tackle it so that regional trade does not take a hit.

Interactive

The first case of locally transmitted Zika infection in Singapore was reported on Aug 27. Since then, more cases have been reported.
Interactive: Tracking Singapore's Zika outbreak

The first case of locally transmitted Zika infection in Singapore was reported on Aug 27. Track the Zika outbreak with this interactive.