food prices

Why are the products getting more expensive?

According to the Director for development of the Association of Manufacturers and Suppliers of Food Products 'Rusprodsoyuz', Dmitry Vostrikov, one of the main reasons for the increase in food prices is a lack of competition among …

Irina Hecht: "Food basket should be changed"

The Deputy Chairwoman of the Federation Council Committee on Agrarian and Food Policy and Environmental Management, Irina Hecht, stated that this year it will be necessary to change the composition of the Russian food basket, making it more …

​'Organic' labels on food products banned in Azerbaijan

The State Committee on Standardization, Metrology and Patents of Azerbaijan has approved the new standard 'Food. Consumer Information. General Requirements'. According to the new standard, it is now prohibited to label food products with …

Children poisoned in Kazakhstan's Zarya health camp

17 children and 3 adults were hospitalized with acute intestinal infection in the North Kazakhstan Region of Kazakhstan, at the Zarya health camp.  "11 young patients are staying in the hospital. A special commission has gone …