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July, 23 2014 08:00:00

Names of food code violators announced

HA NOI (VNS) — The Viet Nam Food Administration (VFA), has released the names of seven companies that violated regulations on advertisement of functional food and 10 others for violating food safety standards.

Tran Quang Trung, director of VFA, said the administration had collected a total fine of VND211 million (over US$10,040) from the violating companies during inspections during the first half of the year.

Hannex Ltd Co, Thuy Ta Joinstock Company and An Ky Ltd Co are among those fined for violating standards in preserving food additives. — VNS

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