June 14, 2017

Ombudsman Bans Former Mayor to Hold Public Office for Allowing Tupadas

Due to allowing illegal cockfights to be held in Mabini, Bohol, the former mayor Esther Fostanes-Tabigue is perpetually banned from holding public office, according to the […]
April 10, 2017

Import of Poultry Products Still Banned in Philippines

The Department of Agriculture (DA) still prohibits the importation of meat and poultry products because of health concerns and risk of animal diseases present in other […]
March 29, 2017

Saudi Arabia Bans Brazilian Meat

Saudi Arabia stopped importation of beef and poultry from four companies in Brazil, which is currently mired in food safety scandal. “This measure was taken in […]
March 1, 2017

Bird Flu Found in Nepal; 42-Day Poultry Ban Imposed

The H5N1 strain of avian influenza virus was detected in dead fowls at a poultry farm owned by Mina Pariyar of Khaltemasina in Pokhara-18, Kaski, Nepal. […]
February 25, 2017

Taiwan Lifts Ban on Slaughter and Transportation of Poultry

Council of Agriculture (COA) Minister Lin Tsung-hsien on Thursday (February 24) announced the lifting of the ban on slaughter and transportation of poultry in Taiwan. On […]