Indonesians Struggling To Quit Rice ‘Addiction’ Over Fear of Diabetes
Indonesians Struggling To Quit Rice ‘Addiction’ Over Fear of Diabetes

Indonesian Mirnawati once ate rice with every meal, but its link to diabetes convinced her to join a growing movement to ...

Nestle plans to cut sugar out of Asia’s favorite chocolate drink, Milo. 
Nestle plans to cut sugar out of Asia’s favorite chocolate drink, Milo. 

Beverage makers update products in line with Southeast Asian sugar taxation trend BANGKOK — Nestle, the world’s biggest food company by revenues, has ...

Coca-Cola Singapore ready to help fight diabetes, but not by sugary drink tax
Coca-Cola Singapore ready to help fight diabetes, but not by sugary drink tax

SINGAPORE: Coca-Cola Singapore has acknowledged that it has a “shared responsibility” to help consumers cut down on sugar, but insisted there are ...

Worrying ignorance of diabetes symptoms in Asia
Worrying ignorance of diabetes symptoms in Asia

Nine in 10 parents in China would struggle to identify warning signs of the disease in their children, survey finds Doctors ...

Sugar import from India to be duty-free
Sugar import from India to be duty-free

The commerce ministry yesterday agreed to withdraw the 40 percent duty on sugar imports from India, much to the ire ...