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Owner of famous sandwich shop in Hoi An apologies to customers

The owner of Banh Mi Phuong in Hoi An of Quang Nam Province has sent a heartfelt letter to clients who suffered from food poisoning after eating her sandwiches.

Most hospitalised cases after eating banh mi in Hoi An have stabilized

Mai Van Muoi, director of the provincial Department of Health, said the total number of people hospitalized was 91 cases, including 34 foreign tourists.

Eleven children poisoned after eating fruit in Ha Giang

After eating the fruit, all of the children showed signs of dizziness, headache, stomach ache and nausea.

Seventy children hospitalized in Nghe An, food poisoning suspected

More than 70 children aged from three to five from a preschool in the central province of Nghe An were rushed to hospitals after eating a snack on the evening of May 9.

One dead, one in critical condition, nine hospitalized after eating pickled carp

Three seriously ill patients are requiring mechanical ventilation while one is in critical condition after eating pickled carp. Prior, one poisoned patient died, said Ho Chi Minh City-based Cho Ray Hospital yesterday.

Nha Trang school reopens after mass food poisoning case

ISchool Nha Trang reopened on Monday morning, a week after a mass food poisoning case left one student dead and hundreds of students and teachers hospitalised.

Salmonella behind school food poisoning in Nha Trang

Initial results from Nha Trang’s Pasteur Institute of the sample from the food poisoning case in iSchool Nha Trang have found a bacteria belonging to the Salmonella group to be the main cause.

Ministry demands urgent investigation into fatal school food poisoning

The Ministry of Education and Training has vowed to strictly deal with the food poisoning that has left one dead and hundreds of other hospitalised at a school in Nha Trang City.

Nha Trang: School food poisoning hospitalises 148

According to the provincial health department report, about 800 students of Ischool Nha Trang suffered from food poisoning.

12 sailors dead from suspected food poisoning on Chinese vessel, nine more hospitalised

Nine more critical ill sailors were saved after being taken to hospital in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

Botulinum poisoning cases concern health experts

One person died of suspected botulinum poisoning after eating vegetarian pâté in the southern province of Binh Duong last week.

Manually canned food poses risks of poisoning

At least 15 people across Vietnam have been hospitalised because of botulinum toxins since mid-July after eating Minh Chay vegan pate – a product made by the Hanoi-based Loi Song Moi Two members Ltd Company.

Ministry orders investigation of severe food poisoning caused by vegan pate

The National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed departments of agriculture and rural development in provinces and cities

Over 100 workers hospitalised because of food poisoning

More than 100 workers were hospitalised due to food poisoning in Dong Nai Province.


Food poisoning claims 15 lives over six-month period

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.

Deaths from food poisoning in Vietnam hit 22

The Vietnam Food Administration said there were 48 instances of food poisoning this year by the end of May, in which 22 people died.

Lam Dong restaurant fined VND80 million in food poisoning case

The People's Committee of Central Highlands Lam Dong Province has fined Hoang Vy Restaurant VND80 million (US$3,500) for its involvement in a food poisoning case that affected 136 local residents, the local authorities said on Tuesday.

Food poisoning patients released from clinic

More than 130 people, most of them children, who suffered food poisoning after a wedding in the central highlands province of Lam Dong have been released from hospital yesterday.

Over 120 hospitalised with food poisoning in Dak Lak

 VietNamNet Bridge – Hospitals in Dak Lak Province were treating more than 120 people suffering from food poisoning, said Le Minh Thong, deputy director of the provincial Food Safety and Hygiene Department.

Over 190 people get food poisoning after party

 VietNamNet Bridge – Song Ma District General Hospital in northern Son La Province received 191 patients suffering from food poisoning from late Monday to Tuesday evening.