Sedative phials are found in Xuyen A slaughterhouse (Photo: SGGP)

Food safety watchdog destroys 3,700 sedative-injected pigs

Deputy Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen yesterday signed a document instructing to destroy 3,750 pigs which are found to be sedated prior to transportation to Xuyen A slaughterhouse in the city’s outskirt district of Cu Chi.
 
Medical centers’ quality in outlying districts improved

Medical centers’ quality in outlying districts improved

Ho Chi Minh City has taken much heed to invest in medical centers in outlying districts to reduce pressure on big hospitals inner city and meet healthcare demand of residents in outer suburbs.