A five-year old boy who was admitted to KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) recently died of the H1N1 flu. According to Channel News Asia, he got the virus from his uncle and his condition worsened during the Lunar New Year holidays.
Malaysia has confirmed its first case of swine flu case. The victim, a 21-year-old student had returned from the United States on Wenesday.
Just hours after Hong Kong reported it's first swine flu case, South Korea has now confirmed a case. This brings the total number of countries affected to 15.