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, ...

Indonesia Is Promoting Safer Street Food Safety Standards
Indonesia Is Promoting Safer Street Food Safety Standards

One thing that usually impresses first-time visitors to Indonesia are the ubiquitous food vendors. In the evenings, food sellers open shop on ...

Canned Luncheon Pork Meat Seized In Philippines Contains Swine Flu Virus
Canned Luncheon Pork Meat Seized In Philippines Contains Swine Flu Virus

MANILA – Several cans of luncheon meat that were earlier seized from an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) at the Clark International Airport ...

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 ...

5 Billion People Still At Risk from Industrial Trans-Fat Exposure
5 Billion People Still At Risk from Industrial Trans-Fat Exposure

First WHO annual report on trans-fat elimination shows some countries are taking action, but more is needed. Six countries restricted industrially ...

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 ...