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Hanoi: Officials call for tighter animal quarantine

Hanoi: Officials call for tighter animal quarantine

Hanoians are raising more concerns about food safety and hygiene in the run-up to Tet, the Lunar New Year celebrations, as some recent visible violations related to animal slaughter in the city are especially troubling.

Vietnam bans animal slaughter at violent spring festivals

Vietnam bans animal slaughter at violent spring festivals

With the spring festival season nearly upon us, Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has ordered an end to all performances that include either violent or offensive rituals, such as killing animals.