China’s Qu Dongyu is The New Chief of UN Food Agency
China’s Qu Dongyu is The New Chief of UN Food Agency

ROME – Qu Dongyu, China’s deputy agricultural minister, was elected Sunday as the new director general of the U.N. Food ...

Pakistan All Set to Enter China’s $15bln Meat Market: Food Minister
Pakistan All Set to Enter China’s $15bln Meat Market: Food Minister

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is all set to venture into the $12 to 15 billion China’s meat market under the two agreements recently signed ...

Taiwan Will Soon Require Food Safety Permits For Imported Eggs
Taiwan Will Soon Require Food Safety Permits For Imported Eggs

Taipei, May 20 (CNA) Imported eggs and egg-based products will not be allowed to enter Taiwan without food safety certifications ...

Food Safety, Sustainability & Local Tastes – 3 Food Trends in Asia in 2019
Food Safety, Sustainability & Local Tastes – 3 Food Trends in Asia in 2019

Food safety, sustainability and local tastes are three consumer trends defining Asia’s food category in 2019 – but safety has to ...

African Swine Fever Spreading Strong in Asia, Threatening Food Security
African Swine Fever Spreading Strong in Asia, Threatening Food Security

SHANGHAI, CHINA—The spread of African swine fever (ASF) in Asia is taking a worrisome turn. First reported in northeastern China in August ...

230 People Fall Ill with Gastroenteritis Symptoms at One of Singapore’s Primary School
230 People Fall Ill with Gastroenteritis Symptoms at One of Singapore’s Primary School

SINGAPORE: The authorities are investigating a gastroenteritis outbreak at Zhenghua Primary School, after 230 people fell ill with symptoms, including diarrhoea and vomiting. Two ...