Food safety watchdog increases inspection on festive season

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SaiGon GP English 14 hour(s) ago

Mr. Nguyen Thanh Phong, deputy head of the Ministry of Health's Vietnam Food Administration (VFA), yesterday said that the health sector will coordinate with other agencies to conduct inspection in a bid to prevent food poisoning in approaching Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays and festive season.

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Food safety inspections increase in VN for New Year holiday

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VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

Food safety inspections increase in VN for New Year holiday

Food safety inspections increase for New Year holiday

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Street snatchings plague Hoi An

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 day(s) ago

Street snatchings plague Hoi An

A string of street snatchings stirred concerns about public safety this month in Hoi An, a favorite destination for tourists seeking a little peace.

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Indonesia volcano erupts, injuring 4; 1 missing

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Indonesia volcano erupts, injuring 4; 1 missing

A volcano in eastern Indonesia erupted Friday, spewing towering clouds of hot ash into the air and leaving four hikers injured and one missing when they scrambled to safety, an official said.

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12 workers brought to safety after being trapped in Vietnam collapsed tunnel

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Twelve construction workers trapped in a caved-in hydropower tunnel in central Vietnam’s Lam Dong Province for almost four days have been rescued this afternoon.

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Hydrofoil services to resume by month-end

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VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The Ho Chi Minh City’s government has approved a resumption of hydrofoil services between the City and Vung Tau by the end of this month after nearly one year of interruption, according to a local newspaper.

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Social News 19/12

Food safety inspections increase for Tet holiday

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HCMC permits hydrofoils to resume operation

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HCMC permits hydrofoils to resume operation

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport on Thursday permitted hydrofoils to resume operation after a fire-caused temporary halt since early this year as per instruction by the city People’s Committee and the Ministry of Transport.

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Food safety inspections increase for Tet holiday

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VietNam News English 4 day(s) ago

Food safety inspections increase for Tet holiday

The Viet Nam Food Administration (VAF) has called for more inspections to ensure food safety nationwide as Tet approaches.

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Food safety certificate granting via internet opens

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SaiGon GP English 5 day(s) ago

The Ministry of Health yesterday in Hanoi officially launched two public online services on food safety and hygiene.

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Crocodile boom gets out of hand in Vietnam province

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Crocodile boom gets out of hand in Vietnam province

A farmer in the southern province of Dong Nai on Monday caught a large crocodile in a swamp near his house, believing the saurian had escaped from one of many farms that recently cropped up around a local reservoir.

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PM green lights co-operative development

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a plan to support the development of co-operatives in 2015-20, which includes a 100 per cent establishment-fee subsidy for new co-operatives.

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Ha Noi told to fight sexual harassment in public transport

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago

The National Committee for Traffic Safety asked the Ha Noi People's Committee to combat sexual harassment against women and girls on public transport.

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Pesticides circular lacks safety push

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago

A draft circular on managing pesticide, compiled by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, lacks stipulations that would help make Vietnamese-produced pesticide safer, officials said yesterday at a forum in Ha Noi.

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Taiwan recalls tainted dried tofu in fresh food scare

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Taiwan recalls tainted dried tofu in fresh food scare

In Taiwan's latest food scandal, almost 40 types of flavoured dried tofu (bean curd) involving ten different companies are suspected to have become contaminated with dimethyl yellow, which is linked to cancer in animals.

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