VOV.VN -The initial six months of the year saw 40 cases of food poisoning affect approximately 1,087 people, killing 15 individuals in the process, according to the General Statistics Office.
VOV.VN - At least 50 workers from Ha Hae Vietnam Company in the northern province of Hai Duong were taken to Hai Duong General Hospital to undergo emergency treatment after exhibiting signs of food poisoning such as nausea and dizziness on the afternoon of April 10.
VOV.VN - A total of 61 students from Nguyen Thi Dinh Primary School in District 12 of HCM City have been hospitalised after reporting symptoms of food poisoning.
The Ministry of Health said on December 20 that six inter-sectoral teams will be set up to inspect food safety in 12 provinces and cities in the lead-up to the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival and spring festivals afterwards.
The HCM City Food Safety Management Board has set up 12 inspection teams to ensure food safety and hygiene during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
VOV.VN - More than 60 people have been hospitalized after eating bread at a restaurant in Buon Ma Thuot city in the central highlands province of Dak Lak on November 29, said Le Minh Thong, deputy head of the Food Safety and Hygiene Division under the Dak Lak Department of Health.
VOV.VN - At 9am on August 17, the polyclinic in the northern province of Ha Nam admitted 25 workers who had reported suffering from the symptoms of food poisoning such as bellyache, headache, dizziness, nausea and diarrhea.
The prevention of food poisoning and food-borne diseases have been improved drastically and showed positive results based on the decrease on food poisoning cases in the first six months of this year, a conference heard on July 20.
A pilot programme on ensuring food safety and hygiene at all schools in six districts in HCM City will begin in the upcoming school year.
Ho Chi Minh City’s Food Safety Management Board (FSMB) will step up inspections to ensure food safety, said head of FSMB Pham Khanh Phong Lan.
A Japanese food importer in Vietnam has called for improvements to the current procedures for sampling imports, which places a burden on companies with a clean record.
VOV.VN - Ninety two garment factory workers in Tan Phu Trung industrial park in Cu Chi district, HCM City were hospitalized on December 28 with suspected food poisoning after having dinner at their workplace.
VOV.VN - Sixteen students from Hung Loc Primary School in Thong Nhat district in the southern province of Dong Nai were rushed to hospital on December 15 after having adverse reactions to their breakfast at the school.
Food poisoning killed 22 people and hospitalized 3,147 others in Vietnam during the first 11 months of this year, official government data shows.
VOV.VN - Around 52 students at a primary and secondary boarding school in northern Lao Cai Province were hospitalized on Wednesday, September 20, due to food poisoning, police said.
VOV.VN - Thirty-three people were admitted to Bac Ha General Hospital on Thursday, September 7, in northern Lao Cai Province after they had eaten contaminated food at a wedding, local health officials reported.
VOV.VN - Local smallholders in the food production industry in Vietnam looking to increase their earnings can now benefit from a new low-cost certification scheme that focuses on helping farmers sell their products under an organic label.
National Assembly deputies on June 5 discussed a report detailing supervision results of the implementation of law and policy on food safety in the 2011-2016 period.
Scores of workers at a Korean-invested electronics factory in north-central Vietnam have been hospitalized with symptoms including vomiting, nausea and fainting after having lunch in the canteen on April 1.
VOV.VN - Six people have now died out of 11 confirmed cases of food poisoning linked to foods consumed at a funeral service, hospital officials in the province of Lai Chau said on February 13.