Malaysia reports first suspected Zika case

September 1, 2016 5:21 PM

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Malaysia reports first suspected Zika case

[SINGAPORE] Malaysia on Thursday reported its first suspected case of Zika, a 58-year-old woman believed to have contracted it in neighbouring Singapore where more than 100 cases have been confirmed.

The Malaysian woman had made a brief trip in late August to visit her daughter, who has already been confirmed as having the Zika virus, Malaysia's health ministry said in a statement.

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