Foodie Trivia: How 8 Famous Chocolates Got Their Names
Foodie Trivia: How 8 Famous Chocolates Got Their Names

If you’re a chocoholic and have a sweet tooth, it’s safe to say you’ve probably tasted at least one of the ...

Food Packs in India May Have Expiry Dates Along With Best before Dates
Food Packs in India May Have Expiry Dates Along With Best before Dates

NEW DELHI: Packaged food companies may soon have to carry an ‘expiry/ use by date’ along with the ‘best before ...

Thailand’s Rice Exporters Cut Target to 9 Million Tons
Thailand’s Rice Exporters Cut Target to 9 Million Tons

BANGKOK – Thailand’s rice exporters on Wednesday lowered their target for annual exports to 9 million tonnes from 9.5 million, after a ...

Philippines Bans Import of Pork Products from Laos As Deadly Pig Virus Spreads
Philippines Bans Import of Pork Products from Laos As Deadly Pig Virus Spreads

MANILA, June 27 (Xinhua) — The Philippines has temporary banned the importation, distribution and sale of processed pork meat products from Laos, ...

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 ...

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 ...