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Simplifies search for food safety regulationsSeremban, Malaysia – The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today launched the International Portal for Food Safety, Animal...
25 May 2004
Seremban, Malaysia - Experts and officials from 36 countries meet in Malaysia to develop integrated approaches to safe food production and distributionSeeking to head...
24 May 2004
Beijing – FAO today called for a restructuring of the rice sector in Asia taking into account mega trends in the rice economy and...
17 May 2004
Bangkok – Japan will support Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos and Viet Nam with $1.6 million in the fight against avian influenza, the UN Food and...
22 Mar 2004
  Bangkok, – Indonesia is facing a difficult task in fighting the virulent avian flu virus, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today....
22 Mar 2004
Virus could still be circulating – strict precautionary measures requiredRome – Countries affected by the deadly avian influenza virus H5N1 should not restock their...
11 Mar 2004
Bangkok — Despite the fact that the number of infected countries has not increased since the beginning of February, after two months of control...
27 Feb 2004
International emergency meeting in BangkokRome – New outbreaks of avian influenza are still occuring in some Asian countries, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization...
25 Feb 2004
Meeting on avian influenza control in animals in Asia Bangkok, 26 to 28 FebruaryBangkok – The present bird flu emergency can not be considered...
17 Feb 2004
Bangkok, 13 February 2004 -- The spread of the avian influenza virus in several Asian countries is still not under control, according to the...
13 Feb 2004