Safety & Legislation

CHINA

Tougher measures taken in China against ASF illegal vaccines

Local governments were asked to identify any positive samples of the virus and report any strains...


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SOUTH KOREA

South Korea bans ruminant meat products from 36 countries

A notice on the banning of food imports from countries with a history of mad cow disease (BSE) wa...


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SPAIN

€3.5 billion to support the modernization of the Spanish meat industry

6 Interprofessional organizations and 21 companies are joining forces to reshape the meat sector.


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INTER

Turkey funds FAO project for food safety in 5 countries

Food safety systems from Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, the Republic of Moldova, Tajikistan and Turkey w...


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RUSSIA

"Too early for cultured meat in Russia", says Cherkizovo

Its safety and nutritional value remain questionable, according to Sergey Shapovalov, Director of...


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TURKEY

Food waste problem to be analyzed in Turkey

FAO, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Turkey, and Metro Turkey join forces to tackle food ...


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CHINA

Hong Kong bans poultry imports from 3 countries

The measure applies to products from some regions in South Korea, Germany and Poland that were hi...


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INTERNATIONAL

NZ red meat industry enjoy the UK's decision to apply for CPTPP

Nevertheless, any new member must be prepared to commit to allowing high-quality access to their ...


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DENMARK

Denmark puts tax on carrier bags

Starting this year, the cost of a carrier bag in store it wil be at least DKK4 (€0.52), regardele...


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IRELAND

IFA asks for tighter laws on unfair trade practices

"Retailers have a dominant position in the food chain and IFA wants the Government to introduce...


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