Bac Giang develops modern distribution network Business

Bac Giang develops modern distribution network

The northern province of Bac Giang will implement some policies to stimulate trade and services with the aim of raising total retail and service revenues to 34.8 trillion VND (over 1.5 bilion USD) in 2020.
Hanoi to deploy five food-checking cars Society

Hanoi to deploy five food-checking cars

Hanoi will deploy five cars this year to check the quality of food in markets, supermarkets and food stores in an effort to prevent low-quality food from being consumed, said Tran Van Chung, deputy director of the municipal Health Department.
HCM City to ensure food safety at traditional markets Society

HCM City to ensure food safety at traditional markets

Researchers at Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU) have recommended improvements in slaughtering and hygiene to limit cross-contamination with non-typhoidal salmonella, particularly in poultry wet markets in HCM City.
HCM City pilots two safe food markets Society

HCM City pilots two safe food markets

The HCM City People’s Committee has approved a pilot programme to sell safe food at two traditional markets -- Ben Thanh Market and the Hoc Mon Wholesale Market in the district of the same name.
 HCM City seeks to trace pork origins Business

HCM City seeks to trace pork origins

From July 31, only pork with traceable origins is allowed to enter Ho Chi Minh City’s two wholesale markets, but inspections found only around 13 percent of the pork on sale had clear origins.