Hanoi to conduct food safety inspections Society

Hanoi to conduct food safety inspections

Hanoi will conduct checks on the food safety and hygiene of all enterprises and restaurants in the capital city starting July 10, according to the municipal People’s Committee.
Inspectors concentrate on food additives Health

Inspectors concentrate on food additives

Producers and businesses are only allowed to use food additives permitted by the Ministry of Health to ensure products have no negative impacts on users’ health.
Methanol poisoning up in Hanoi Society

Methanol poisoning up in Hanoi

An increase in the number of serious methanol poisoning cases reported in Hanoi in the past several days has raised concerns among the city’s drinkers and health authorities.
Food safety management ineffective Society

Food safety management ineffective

State management of food safety and hygiene should be re-organised as it remains ineffective in monitoring unsafe food sold in the market, experts have said.
Most Vietnamese ignore nutrition Health

Most Vietnamese ignore nutrition

Most Vietnamese people don't pay attention to nutrition, says Nguyen Thi Lam, Deputy Director of the National Institute of Nutrition.
Unsafe food causes over 200 diseases: WHO Health

Unsafe food causes over 200 diseases: WHO

Unsafe food containing harmful bacteria, viruses, parasites or chemical substances causes more than 200 diseases that claim an estimated 2 million lives globally each year, said the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Vietnam.