Thailand’s Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives has suggested that the country and Vietnam set up a bilateral cooperation mechanism in animal health.
VOV.VN - Five districts in the north-central province of Thanh Hoa have declared free from African swine fever, according to the provincial Animal Health and Husbandry sub-department.
VOV.VN - The first outbreak of African swine fever has been discovered in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh, according to the Tay Ninh Department of Animal Health under the provincial department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - The first signs of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) have been discovered in Then Sin commune, Tam Duong district, in the northern province of Lai Chau, according to the provincial department of animal health.
VOV.VN - The first signs of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) have been detected in Phong Dien district in the central province of Thua Thien Hue, according to the provincial department for animal health.
VOV.VN - Vietnam imported nearly 120 tons of lobster last year and 74 tons since early this year from Canada, said a representative from the Animal Health Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Japan officially agreed to import processed chicken from Vietnam as of June 22, according to the Animal Health Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Measures to boost the export of livestock products were discussed at a workshop held in Hanoi on June 7 by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Three more avian flu outbreaks have been recorded in the Central Highlands provinces of Dak Lak and Dak Nong, according to the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture of Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Vietnam over concerns about avian flu.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has recently launched a national avian influenza monitoring programme.
Vietnam has suspended the imports of meat, livestock and poultry products from 21 factories of Brazil which have been under suspicion of using unhygienic substance.
VOV.VN - Excitement is already building for an international milk and dairy expo – Vietnam Dairy 2017 – set to transpire May 31-June 3 at the Cultural Friendship Palace in Hanoi.
The first stage of a month of environmental hygiene and disinfection is scheduled for February 22 – March 21, 2017 to counter possible entry of avian flu viruses.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam government has lifted a 15-year ban on the import of French beef effective as of December 15, of last year.
While domestic chicken prices are falling over abundant supply, the Vietnamese Department of Animal Health has proposed importing poultry breeders from China, shocking both farmers and experts.
The government has approved the draft content of an agreement on establishing an ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Animal Health and Zoonoses (ACCAHZ) in Vietnam. A zoonosis is an infectious disease of an animal that can be transmitted to human beings.
Localities need to monitor bird flu virus spread and potency of vaccines, urged the National Steering Committee on Avian Flu Control at a meeting in Hanoi on March 18.
A five-year national plan to prevent bird flu has been approved by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Bird flu has struck 21 provinces and cities across the country with around 64,000 infected chickens culled, according to the latest statistics from the Animal Health Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.