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Update news food supply

Nearly 1,600 workers at a supermarket chain tested positive for coronavirus when the fourth Covid wave in HCM City reached its peak over the summer. One of them died.

Food surplus in southern provinces, shortage in HCM City

There is a food supply shortage in HCM City, despite the high production capacity in the Mekong Delta.

Delivery services in high demand in HCM City during Covid-19

The image of taxi motorbike drivers buying food and delivering to families has become common in HCMC, as people must restrict travel during social distancing.

Vietnamese food, foodstuff producers gear up for epidemic

Covid-19 has led to a sharp increase in the demand for essential goods.

Struggling to smelt, Venezuela state-run steelmaker grows sunflowers, crops

Workers at Venezuelan steelmaker Sidor are planting sunflowers and vegetables on company premises to ease a national food deficit as steel output has almost ground to a halt nine years after the company was taken over by the government.