Convenience stores pushing more fresh food to fuel growth in Southeast Asia
Convenience stores pushing more fresh food to fuel growth in Southeast Asia

Mynews and FamilyMart among chains expanding their ready-to-eat and hot meal offerings. TOKYO — Convenience stores across Southeast Asia are expanding their ...

Singapore’s Health Ministry Probes Recalled Bottled Drinking Water from Malaysia
Singapore’s Health Ministry Probes Recalled Bottled Drinking Water from Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: Singapore’s health ministry is investigating a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected ...

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 ...

Malaysia Strikes Palm Oil Barter Trade Deal with China
Malaysia Strikes Palm Oil Barter Trade Deal with China

BEIJING: Malaysia has struck another palm oil deal with China, says Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. An additional one billion yuan (RM611mil) worth ...

Penang Speaks of Joint Singapore-Malaysia Unesco Hawker Culture Bid
Penang Speaks of Joint Singapore-Malaysia Unesco Hawker Culture Bid

Penang’s state government has proposed Singapore and Malaysia file a joint-nomination to list hawker culture under Unesco, but the idea did not go ...

Thirst Guide: 10 Malaysian Drinks You Must Know
Thirst Guide: 10 Malaysian Drinks You Must Know

Being a multicultural country, Malaysia’s diverse community offers a wide variety of drinks to choose from. The influence of this diversity can ...