Taxi driver brings theives to police station

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 21 month(s) ago

Two thieves in the southern city of Bien Hoa Sunday failed to hijack a taxi after the driver took them directly to a police station.

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Pesticide risk high in veggies

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VietNam News English 9 month(s) ago

The Tin Tuc (News) spoke with Nguyen Xuan Hong, director of the Plant Protection Department about measures taken to better manage the quality of agricultural products amid public concerns over food safety.

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Popular vegetable declared unsafe for health because of pesticide

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VietnamNet English 9 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – In a recent meeting on food safety, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said that Rau Ngot, a popular vegetable in Vietnam, is unsafe for consumption because of high levels of pesticide residues.

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Popular vegetable declared unsafe for health because of pesticide

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SaiGon GP English 9 month(s) ago

Popular vegetable declared unsafe for health because of pesticide

In a recent meeting on food safety, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said that Rau Ngot, a popular vegetable in Vietnam, is unsafe for consumption because of high levels of pesticide residues.

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Vietnam dragon fruit to go back to Taiwan

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SaigonTimes English 10 month(s) ago

Vietnam dragon fruit to go back to Taiwan

HANOI – After more than four years of disruption caused by melon fly disease, Vietnamese dragon fruit exporters can now resume certain shipments to Taiwan.

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Sub-standard Long An petrol stations to move

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VietNam News English 10 month(s) ago

As many as 27 of more than 400 licensed petrol stations in the Mekong Delta's Long An Province must be relocated or upgraded, said provincial Trade and Industry Department deputy director Nguyen Xuan Hong.

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Chinese potatoes still arriving in city, traders deny sales

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 10 month(s) ago

Chinese potatoes still arriving in city, traders deny sales

Most traders in markets around Ho Chi Minh City assert that they no longer sell Chinese potatoes, even though dozens of tons of the produce are still distributed to the city’s wholesale markets on a daily basis.

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Ministry denies lead contamination in export rice from Vietnam

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Ministry denies lead contamination in export rice from Vietnam

Nguyen Xuan Hong, head of Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, confirmed that quarantine measures have been tightened and that export rice from Vietnam is not contaminated with lead.

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No health fears over Chinese ginger

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VietNam News English 11 month(s) ago

The risk of poisoning from Chinese ginger in Viet Nam was not high, said Plant Protection Department director Nguyen Xuan Hong on Tuesday.

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Checks on toxic veggies tightened

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VietNam News English 11 month(s) ago

Head of the Plant Protection Department Nguyen Xuan Hong spoke to Nong thon ngay nay (Countryside Today) newspaper about the threat of pesticides used on vegetable imports.

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Toxic Chinese ginger found in HCMC

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 11 month(s) ago 1 related news

Toxic Chinese ginger found in HCMC

One out of the 50 samples of Chinese ginger collected in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City was found to contain an excessive amount of the toxic insecticide Aldicarb, the Plant Protection Department announced on Saturday.

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Ginger imports under scrutiny following Chinese toxin fears

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VietnamNet English 12 month(s) ago

Ginger imports under scrutiny following Chinese toxin fears

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam has tightened up inspections of ginger imported from China following reports that farmers in Shandong Province were over-using a highly toxic pesticide called Aldicard in growing ginger.

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Banned vegetables resume export to EU market

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SaiGon GP English 12 month(s) ago

Banned vegetables resume export to EU market

Certain Vietnamese vegetables have once again returned to the EU market, after a break of one year, said Nguyen Xuan Hong, head of Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Ginger imports under scrutiny following Chinese toxin fears

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VietNam News English 12 month(s) ago

Viet Nam has tightened up inspections of ginger imported from China following reports that farmers in Shandong Province were over-using a highly toxic pesticide called Aldicard in growing ginger.

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VN imports 5,100 tons of Chinese gingers

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 12 month(s) ago

VN imports 5,100 tons of Chinese gingers

More than 5,100 tons of ginger from China has passed customs clearance to enter Vietnam from early 2012 to the end of February 2013, according to customs department.

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