08 Mar '11, 8am

#IWD2011 International Women's Day UNWTO and @UN_Women to launch Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010 at ITB

MEXICO CITY: World health officials Monday stepped up warnings of a possible pandemic of swine flu as governments released millions of antiviral drugs and the number of cases rose, spreading into Europe. With the likely death toll in Mexico, the epicentre of the outbreak, now standing at 149, the World Health Organisation (WHO) raised its flu pandemic alert level from three to four. While the increase marked a "significant step towards pandemic influenza, it's also a phase which says we are not there yet," said Keiji Fukuda, acting WHO assistant-general for health, security and the environment. Fukuda warned "that in this age of global travel where people move around in airplanes so quickly, there is no region to which this virus could not spread." The number of confirmed cases in the United States more than doubled on Monday to 44 and Britain and Spain both said they had ...

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