Horsemeat scare reaches Hong Kong

Imported beef products removed from stores, with locals also fearing adherence of mainland regulations.

    The government in Hong Kong is removing imported beef products from stores following concerns over the horsemeat scandal in Europe.

    But with most food coming from China, Hong Kong consumers are concerned about whether mainland food regulations are being strictly adhered to.

    Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reports from Hong Kong.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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