On Wednesday, 27 November 2019, the Internal Trade Committee, chaired by Mr. Mohamed Hefny, organized a seminar with the head of the National Food Safety Authority Dr. Hussein Mansour with the title “Together for a better future for safe food”, with the presence of a large number of board members, members of the association and their representatives, business associations, as well as the president of the Chamber of Food Industries.
The seminar included several important points:
Discuss the role of the National Food Safety Authority in changing the culture of food safety in Egypt,
Certain articles of Law No. 1 of 2017 promulgating the National Food Safety Authority Law,
Establish binding rules for food safety,
Establishment of the Authority, its objectives and functions,
Establish plans for the inventory of unlicensed food production units;
View the list of factories that have met FDA food safety requirements,
He also stressed on the several important measures that will be taken in the coming period that will have a positive echo on the Egyptian massacres.
At the end of the meeting, a dialogue was opened to answer the queries of the attendees