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Armenian and Russian experts discussed the international programs to reduce the risk of spreading antibiotics

On October 26, 2017 the State Service for Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture of RA hosted the representatives of the Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare. The purpose of the visit was to present to the Armenian food safety experts the international program on reduce the spread of antibiotic resistance and to define the […]

December 8th, 2017|

The State Service for Food Safety of MoA of RA has Suspended the Meat Production of “ED-MIT” LLC

The State Service for Food Safety of Ministry of Agriculture of  RA, in the scope of inspection, has suspended the production of “ED-MIT” LLC. As a result of the inspections, it was found out that a number of sanitary and hygienic requirements were violated. Besides, the laboratory  examination of meat and meat products on microbiological indicators was not carried out.
The […]

December 8th, 2017|

The State Service for Food Safety of MoA of RA has Suspended the Public Catering Organization Function in two Kindergartens

The State Service for Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture of RA, in the scope of the state control, has suspended the public catering production function in the kindergartens of “Artik N4” and “Ani” in Maralik community.
As a result of the inspections, the Service revealed gross violations of sanitary and hygienic norms in two kindergartens: The requirements of technical […]

December 8th, 2017|

The State Service for Food Safety of MoA of RA will Examine the Market of Fruits and Vegetables

The State Service for Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture of RA in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture will conduct research in the fruits and vegetables market throughout the country during the November and December, in order to find out the origin of fruits and vegetables and provide complete information to consumers. The results of the research will […]

December 8th, 2017|

Since 1st of March exporters will be able to obtain accompanying documents on the same day

The State Service for Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture is creating database for business operators to facilitate export procedures.

The database will enable business operators to obtain the accompanying documents of the consignments on the same day without laboratory testing in case of submitting required information in accordance with the format (form is enclosed).

Business operators should apply to the […]

March 3rd, 2017|

The State Service for Food Safety of MoA of RA (hereinafter referred as the Service) and PUM signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

On the 10th of February Mr. Ishkhan Karapetyan, the Head of the Service (hereinafter referred as the Head) and Mr. Albert Weterings, Country Coordinator of “Netherlands senior experts” foundation (PUM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at creating large platform for business operators to learn about the international best practices.

Mr. Johannes Douma, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of […]

February 28th, 2017|