Pork without traceable origin to be barred from Ho Chi Minh City markets


Updated : 07/02/2017 11:44 GMT + 7

Ho Chi Minh City is looking to ban all pork without origin traceability from its markets, starting at the end of this month, a move expected to improve the municipality’s food safety records.

Poultry and eggs are the next foods to undergo the origin-tracing scheme in the southern metropolis.

The announcement was made by the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City during a seminar on Friday to review a pilot scheme that allows tracing the origin of pork sold in the city via a mobile app. Tiếp tục đọc “Pork without traceable origin to be barred from Ho Chi Minh City markets”

Restaurant owner accused of misappropriating money from Australian


Update: June, 30/2017 – 15:40

The bank receipt shows that the Nightfall restaurant staff swiped the victim’s cards eight times and withdrew VNĐ700 million. – Photo vietnamplus.vn
Viet Nam News HCM CITY – The HCM City police have detained restaurant owner Trần Tuấn Minh, 22, for allegedly misappropriating nearly VNĐ700 million (US$31,100) from an Australian.

Minh, director of HCM-based Nightfall Restaurant One Member Ltd., has been accused of using digital equipment to misappropriate properties, local media reported. Tiếp tục đọc “Restaurant owner accused of misappropriating money from Australian”

Southern VN attracts major FDI

vietnamnews Update: June, 30/2017 – 09:00

The Việt Nam-Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) I in the southern province of Bình Dương. — Photo vsip.com.vn

Viet Nam News HCM CITY — Besides HCM City, its next-door provinces Bình Dương and Đồng Nai have also attracted large amounts of foreign direct investment in the first half of this year.

According to a report from the Bình Dương People’s Committee, FDI in the first six months was worth around US$1.62 billion. Tiếp tục đọc “Southern VN attracts major FDI”