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.

Sedative-injected pigs are detected in Xuyen A slaughterhouse in Ho Chi Minh City's  outlying district Cu Chi (Photo: SGGP)

Food safety violators to face criminal charges

Ho Chi Minh City will enhance supervision of food safety and issue harsh penalties on violators; moreover, violators will face criminal charges if they cause serious incidents and violators will be publicized names on the public media.