NHA bans import of frozen chicken, eggs from Saudi

by 5m Editor
30 March 2007, at 10:04am

SAUDI ARABIA - The National Health Authority has banned imports of all frozen chicken from Saudi Arabia. An official source at the NHA said that a joint committee of the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Agriculture and the National Health Authority (NHA) has decided to temporarily ban imports of frozen chicken and their derivatives, and eggs from Saudi Arabia.

The precautionary decision was taken in line with similar decisions of a number of countries in the region, the official added.

Source: The Peninsula

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