Malaysia’s Durian Exporters Meeting Increasing Demand from China
Malaysia’s Durian Exporters Meeting Increasing Demand from China

Its pungent aroma and creamy custard flesh have proven divisive for the palates of discerning consumers, but the durian has long cemented its ...

Philippines Bans German Pork to Avoid Spread of Pig Virus
Philippines Bans German Pork to Avoid Spread of Pig Virus

The Philippines restricted pork imports from Germany, citing concerns about food safety in one of the world’s major shippers, as Asian countries ...

Late Monsoon Causes Rice Production in India to Shrink
Late Monsoon Causes Rice Production in India to Shrink

CHANDIGARH: India’s rice production is likely to shrink this Kharif season due to delayed monsoon rains and farmers’ shift to ...

Russia to Fill China’s Food Gap Left by Swine Fever & US Trade War
Russia to Fill China’s Food Gap Left by Swine Fever & US Trade War

Russian meat producer looks forward to adding pork and soybeans to its poultry exports to China as African swine fever devastates ...

Overfishing: Grouper Fish Won’t Be On Malaysia’s Menus in Near Future
Overfishing: Grouper Fish Won’t Be On Malaysia’s Menus in Near Future

PETALING JAYA, MALAYSIA — Seafood lovers won’t be able to enjoy the sought-after grouper fish species due to overfishing. Reef Check Malaysia general manager ...

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 ...