The People’s Committees of Hanoi, HCM City and other big cities have been instructed to pilot higher standards and technical regulations for food safety.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for more positive changes in ensuring food safety in 2020 while chairing a teleconference on food safety on January 11.
PSNews - How to inspect and monitor food origins? Hopefully, the experiences shared by experts from the Netherlands, Denmark and Sweden will help answer the question.
PSNews-The General Department of Police held a conference on strengthening the prevention and combat against crime, violation of regulations on weapons, explosives and support tools and fireworks, smuggling, commercial fraud, and offence of food safety during the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2017.
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.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong asked for New Zealand (NZ)’s support in improving the value of farm produce during a meeting with NZ Minister of Agriculture, Biosecurity, Food Safety, and Rural Communities Damien O’Connor in Hanoi on August 29.
PSNews–The General Department of Police under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) on May 30 organized a conference in Binh Duong on dissemination of laws on environment, natural resources and food safety.
Vietnam pledges coordination with and hopes to receive further support from the World Bank (WB) and other partners to improve food hygiene and safety, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at an online conference held in Hanoi on April 18.
PSNews - This is the very first event hosted by the Hanoi authorities, aiming to connect Hanoi and other localities across the country in providing safe agricultural products and introducing regional specialties.
A communication campaign namely "Million signatures for food safety" was launched by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) in Hanoi on December 9, aimed at creating a profound change in the perception of producers, consumers on food safety.
The Ministry of Health has proposed to the Government reducing or simplifying the number of administrative procedures in food safety management.
Inspections of mooncakes, jams, candies and other foods for the Mid-Autumn Festival will be enhanced nationwide at the request of the Ministry of Health’s Food Safety and Hygiene Department.
PSNews-According to the Department of Food Hygiene and Safety under the Ministry of Health, the Central Inter-Agency Steering Committee for Food Safety and Hygiene has announced a plan to inspect food safety and hygiene for the Mid-Autumn Festival.
A seminar took place in Ho Chi Minh City on June 20 discussing the enforcement of Resolution No.19 and the reform of regulations on product quality management and food safety.
Ho Chi Minh City has carried out drastic measures to ensure food safety and hygiene, but this is a long-term fight against unsafe food, said Vice Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thi Thu.
The EU is supporting the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) to educate the nation’s farmers, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, consumers and street vendors on safe food handling practices.
HANOI - Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has accepted a proposal to set up a quick response force in Hanoi to deal with food safety problems.
PSNews-“Safe Meals” is a program organized by the Municipal People’s Committee of Hanoi with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam and some 1,000 residents of Cau Giay district, Hanoi.
An action month on food safety was launched on April 15 in various localities across the country, focusing on producing, trading and using safe food and preventing liquor poisoning.
The health ministry has asked Hanoi and HCM City to expand specialised inspection on food safety to 100 percent of its districts and communes after successful trial implementation of this model.