Tag: Zika Virus


  • Zika Virus

    Mark Zuckerberg announces plan to fight Zika virus

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced his company’s plan to help fight back against the Zika virus. Facebook has partnered with the non-profit Abrasco Divulga in Brazil as part of an effort the company is rolling out across Latin America. The Zika Virus has now been reported in more than 20 countries. The virus is most […]

  • Tata Motors and the Zika

    Tata Motors to rename car because of Zika virus outbreak

    Tata Motors is changing the name of its new hatchback because of the Zika Virus. The company is set to launch the vehicle in just a few short days, but decided the name “Zica” was too close to the viruses official name. Zika is the mosquito-borne virus that has caused a public health emergency in […]

  • Airlines offering Zika Virus Refunds

    Airlines are offering refunds for Zika virus outbreak areas

    Airlines are starting to offer refunds to passengers who were preparing to travel to countries in central and south America where the Zika virus outbreak has taken hold. The relatively new mosquito-borne virus is connected with a neurological disorder that results in babies being born with abnormally small heads. There is currently no medical treatment […]