MOH’s new regulation places new difficulties on food importers
MOH’s new regulation places new difficulties on food importers

While the Vietnamese government has been asked to remove business barriers to create favourable conditions for investors, the country’s Ministry ...

Philippines: Experts urge government to pass folic acid food fortification law
Philippines: Experts urge government to pass folic acid food fortification law

Speakers in a recent roundtable discussion stressed that birth defects could be avoided if the Philippines supported mandatory legislation on ...

World Health Organization calls for full-sugar soft drinks regulations
World Health Organization calls for full-sugar soft drinks regulations

The director general of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Margaret Chan has accused the marketing of full sugar soft ...

Cost, cynicism and frustration: Malaysian government launches own palm oil standard
Cost, cynicism and frustration: Malaysian government launches own palm oil standard

The Malaysian government has launched its own sustainable palm oil certification standard – but will this add to or detract ...