Containers of food are placed in toilet (photo: SGGP)

Food safety violators to be fined $4,298

As per the government’s decree No. 115/2018 on food safety regulations, an individual violator could receive a fine of VND100 million ($4,298) while an organization will face VND200 million penalty.

Mr. Le Luong Minh- Secretary general of ASEAN

ASEAN: Journey of progress, challenges and future direction

2017 marks the golden jubilee of ASEAN’s establishment as a regional organisation founded on the ideals of peace, prosperity and harmony.  Five decades of evolution and development has brought ASEAN an unprecedented level of economic growth and peace dividends that have galvanised its position as one of the world’s most successful inter-governmental groupings, and transformed Southeast Asia into a vibrant and dynamic region.