Taiwan to resume fresh pork exports to Macau after 24 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese fresh pork exports to Macau are expected to resume next week after the country was declared a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) free zone without vaccination last mon...

Pork exports allowed after OIE designates Taiwan FMD-free zone

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese pork has been cleared for export following an over two-decade hiatus after a global animal health agency declared the nation free of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD)...

Taiwan set to resume pork exports later this year after 2-decade hiatus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan can expect to resume fresh pork exports as early as the second half of this year, according to the country's animal husbandry authorities on Monday (June 8). ...

Taiwan admitted to global foot-and-mouth disease control alliance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced on Saturday (Aug. 17) that Taiwan has been admitted into the Global Foot-and-Mouth Disease Research Alliance (GFRA), an internationa...

Taiwan free from FMD, confident in countering swine diseases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s animal husbandry authorities expressed confidence in their ability to ward off swine illnesses as the island announced its successful eradication of foot-an...

Taiwan announces it has eradicated foot and mouth disease

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture (COA) on Monday (July 1) announced it had eradicated foot and mouth disease (FMD), after a one-year hiatus vaccinating livestock agai...

Taiwan wants to resume pork exports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the absence of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) for a year, Taiwan will apply to resume pork exports, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Saturday (June 29). From J...

Sharers of fake news about animal diseases face fines in Taiwan

The Executive Yuan passed a draft amendment Thursday designed to toughen punishments for people who intentionally spread false information about animal diseases, who may face a fine of up to NT$1 mill...

Taiwan to be foot-and-mouth-disease-free next year: Council of Agriculture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Executive Yuan’s Council of Agriculture (COA) announced on Monday (May 6) that Taiwan has successfully eradicated the foot and mouth disease (FMD). After...

President Tsai exhorts Beijing to notify Taiwan on African swine fever situation in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At a press conference held Tuesday morning, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) firmly expressed that Beijing should notify the Taiwan government of the situation regarding the A...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests More Than €200 Million to Establish Strategic Production Center for Veterinary Public Health in France

INGELHEIM, Germany & LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Boehringer Ingelheim today announced an investment of more than €200 million into a new strategic production center for Veterinary...

Kinmen on track to be listed FMD-free with vaccination

Kinmen County is on track to being officially recognized by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) as foot-and-mouth disease-free with the use of vaccination, according to the Council of Agric...