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Virus rouses food safety awareness in Vietnamicon
BUSINESS15/02/20200

Virus rouses food safety awareness in Vietnam

Supermarkets and retailers in Vietnam are making bank from the public rushing to stock up on indispensable food supplies, which could ultimately push forward an increase in awareness of food handling and safety.

 
Vietnam ranks fourth in Southeast Asia in food securityicon

Vietnam ranks fourth in Southeast Asia in food security

SOCIETY
16/12/2019

Vietnam was ranked fourth in Southeast Asia and 54th in the world on the Economist Intelligence Unit food security index.

Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opens in Hanoiicon

Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opens in Hanoi

TRAVEL
09/12/2019

The Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opened in Hanoi on December 9 with four symposiums taking place in the morning to discuss bottlenecks of Vietnam’s tourism.

Sustainability, food safety management vital for Vietnam: AmChamicon

Sustainability, food safety management vital for Vietnam: AmCham

BUSINESS
27/11/2019

As Vietnam’s population continues to grow, coupled with increasing incomes and the rising demand for new food and beverage markets, issues related to sustainability and food safety management standards have become crucially important.

Vietnam's husbandry industry drives to industrialisationicon

Vietnam's husbandry industry drives to industrialisation

BUSINESS
27/10/2019

The animal husbandry industry has set an average growth target of 4 to 5 percent per year from 2020 to 2025, and 3-4 percent in 2026-2030.

Japan helps Vietnam improve control of food safetyicon

Japan helps Vietnam improve control of food safety

SOCIETY
19/10/2019

JICA signed a grant agreement with Vietnam on October 17 to provide over 1.2 billion JPY for a project to enhance laboratory capacity of the Reference Testing and Agrifood Quality Consultancy (RETAQ) Centre.

Use of benzoic acid in chili sauces safe, despite Japan's recall: VN Food Administrationicon

Use of benzoic acid in chili sauces safe, despite Japan's recall: VN Food Administration

SOCIETY
13/04/2019

The fact that Japan forbids the use of benzoic acid as a preservative in chilli sauce while Viet Nam allows it does not indicate the country’s slack food safety standards, Viet Nam’s food administration said.