Thailand Will Impose Tax on Salty Foods but Not On Chips
Thailand Will Impose Tax on Salty Foods but Not On Chips

Thailand’s Excise Department and Public Health Ministry are considering a tax on salted foods to try and dissuade Thais away from ...

Instant Noodles are Making Asians Either Unhealthily Thin or Overweight
Instant Noodles are Making Asians Either Unhealthily Thin or Overweight

MANILA – A frequent diet of cheap, easy to prepare modern food like instant noodles fills bellies but it lacks important nutrients ...

Try before Die: Malaysia’s Nyonya Cuisine
Try before Die: Malaysia’s Nyonya Cuisine

Not many know of Malaysia’s Peranakan. A lovechild of Malay and Chinese culture, the Peranakan culture or Baba Nyonya boasts unique ...

Not Just Vodka, Russians Also Enjoy Indonesia’s Coffee
Not Just Vodka, Russians Also Enjoy Indonesia’s Coffee

JAKARTA – Russia is famous for its vodka and many other local varieties of alcohol, with its people regarded as among ...

Vietnam will target on Halal Markets
Vietnam will target on Halal Markets

Vietnam has missed out on US$23.6 billion in exports to the halal market, experts have said. Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam ...

Live-Casting E-Commerce Is Changing China’s Farming Industry
Live-Casting E-Commerce Is Changing China’s Farming Industry

As live-casting e-commerce flourishes in China, revolutionary changes are taking place in the food-supply distribution chain. Small farmers with generic produce sold ...