More time is needed to measure the effectiveness of a cancer treatment with immunotherapy, Vietnamese scientists say.
Information of medicines as well as their producers and distributers is now available on the website drugbank.vn - the first drug and medicine databank in Vietnam, which was launched by the Ministry of Health’s Drug Administration of Vietnam (DAV) in Hanoi on August 12.
NutiFood Corporation and the Swedish-based Backahill Company signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on September 11 to jointly produce dairy products and nutritious organic foods in Sweden, which will be supplied to markets in Europe and Asia.
Vietnam misses many opportunities to export farm produce because of food safety requirements set by import countries.
VOV.VN - The US is home to a consumer market with great potential for Vietnamese businesses, but to penetrate this fastidious market, Vietnamese businesses will need to improve their operations and offerings to meet the required standards.
After focusing on exporting large volumes of unprocessed goods for a long time, more and more Vietnamese companies are now turning to export of processed and value-added products and improving their quality to penetrate global markets.
Vietnam is trying to tackle the weakness of the pig industry, including the processing and distribution of pork, to promote the export of high-quality meat products to the world market.
VOV.VN - Nutrition Food Joint Stock Company signed a contract with Delori Foods International on January 18 in HCM City to secure export of its milk products to the US market.
The US has been a leading importer of food and agricultural products from Vietnam and the export growth is forecast to reach 11% this year, heard a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 7.
The Prime Minister has urged the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to monitor on the market situation when the US applies the Farm Bill in September 2017.
VOV.VN - The US National Fisheries Institute has announced that President Trump’s proposed federal budget rolled out May 24 would transfer the catfish inspection program from the USDA back to the FDA.
VOV.VN - On January 4, 2011, the US Food Safety Modernization Act was signed into law, which greatly expanded the authority of the Food and Drug Administration to oversee the safety of most food products.
Vietnam is well known for its tropical fruits, but it has to meet many strict requirements by importing countries in order to export its fruit.
For the first time in years, the US is no longer the largest seafood export market of Vietnam as it is overtaken by Japan, says a report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ba Hai Company Limited received a warning letter dated March 21, 2017 from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over its fish and fishery products examined at an importer located in America.
Vietnam catfish processors must prepare for the inspection programme of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) in order to boost exports into this market.
VOV.VN - Vietnam catfish exports to the US market face being shut down this coming September 2, after efforts to abolish a program shifting regulation of catfish producers to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) fails.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) announced recent drops in pepper prices, both domestic and exported, in October.
VOV.VN - Newly-accredited French Ambassador to Vietnam Betrand Lortholary has expressed his hope that cooperation between Vietnam and France will grow and flourish in the coming time.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has ordered Vietnam’s rice exporters to closely control the quality of rice exported to the US, after some exports were rejected.