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WHO calls on Vietnamese to reduce salt intake

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on Vietnam to take action against salt overuse in a bid to cut the number of people experiencing heart disease and stroke and save lives.
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Vietnam to limit salt imports to 102,000 tonnes

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade to limit import quotas for salt throughout 2012 to only 102,000 tonnes in a bid to support domestic salt production.