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Food safety violations in Hanoi on the increase

Food safety violations in Hanoi on the increase

More than 22,500 units in Hanoi were found to have violated food safety regulations this year after inspectors examined 110,930 units, according to the city’s Health Department.

Food management a top concern

Food management a top concern

Despite natural disasters and market regression, in the past 11 months, Vietnam’s total agriculture, forestry and aquaculture export turnover hit US$33.14 billion, though food management still has room for improvement.

Vietnam: 90% of farm products exported in raw form

Vietnam: 90% of farm products exported in raw form

Though Vietnam is among the world’s top exporters of farming produces, 90% of the products are exported in the raw form with quality and value lower than many foreign rivals, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong in a recent meeting.

Vietnamese goods enjoy promotion gains

Vietnamese goods enjoy promotion gains

A programme launched by Ho Chi Minh City has proved to be effective in promoting local-made products and supporting domestic businesses to develop brands and improve their production.

Vietnam Local Specialties Fair 2017 opens

Vietnam Local Specialties Fair 2017 opens

The Vietnam Local Specialities Fair 2017 opened at the square of Vincom Mega Mall Royal City in Hanoi on November 23, with some 200 businesses introducing typical products from 55 cities and provinces nationwide.

AFT to promote trust in Vietnam food

AFT to promote trust in Vietnam food

The Association of Food Transparency (AFT) made its debut in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22 with the aim of connecting responsible players in the food production chain for the benefit of society and the environment.

Lawmakers discuss crime combat on November 6

Lawmakers discuss crime combat on November 6

Legislators debated the fight against crimes and law violations, judgment execution and anti-corruption at the fourth sitting of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on November 6.

‘Most liveable city’ in Vietnam has bright future in real estate

‘Most liveable city’ in Vietnam has bright future in real estate

Over the past decade, the pace of Danang’s development has been truly remarkable. The forward-looking city is rightfully proud of its new infrastructure and modern transportation systems as well as of its progress in lifestyles, social security, and food safety.

Quang Nam ensures food safety, hygiene for APEC

Quang Nam ensures food safety, hygiene for APEC

The health authority in the central province of Quang Nam has played an active role in ensuring food safety and environmental sanitation, and preventing disease outbreaks ahead of a series of APEC events held in the province from October 18 to November 11.

Food poisoning at wedding leaves 33 people in hospital

Food poisoning at wedding leaves 33 people in hospital

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.