Ribena recalled in Malaysia

Ribena recalled in Malaysia

The manufacturer of Ribena has recalled some batches of the fruit drink in Malaysia over a “manufacturing error”.

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Australian study affirms vitamin D’s ability to lower type 2 diabetes risk

China's bird flu struggles have hit local chicken prices, which could dent return on investment

Booming Asian mega farms are an ‘economic risk’

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Cadbury vows to ‘secure' jobs while announcing 50 redundancies

Newborns with jaundice could benefit from probiotic supplementation. ©iStock

Probiotics a possible treatment for jaundice in newborn babies: Chinese meta-analysis

Toy tie-ins make kids pester for healthy food as much as for junk food

Toy tie-ins make kids pester for healthy food as much as for junk food

Among those aged 65 and older, being overweight or obese was not significantly associated with increased all-cause mortality. ©iStock

Heart disease, stroke present highest mortality risk for elderly with high BMI: Singapore study

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Novolex sells Chinese paper subsidiary to Aussie packaging major

Novolex sells Chinese paper subsidiary to Aussie packaging major

Creekstone Farm exports Black Angus beef to Europe, South America and Asia

Premium meatpacker bought by Japanese trader

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Chocolate tourism: Nestlé to open second KitKat factory in Japan

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Seed company opens micro veggie gardens at future-food institute

Seed company opens micro veggie gardens at future-food institute

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Artificial sweeteners combined with a low carb diet increases calories consumption: Australian academics

Bell plans Kuala Lumpur office for Asian flavours operation

Bell plans Kuala Lumpur office for Asian flavours operation

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VIDEO: Why understanding young Singaporeans’ diets should be a public health and research priority

VIDEO: Why understanding young Singaporeans’ diets should be a public health and research priority

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Green tea polyphenol EGCG counteracts obesity and cognitive decline caused by Western diet

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Eye health and vitamins: Supplement intake ‘can increase degeneration’, review reveals

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Arnott’s ends relocation rumours at opening of A$22m packaging plant

Chinese demand for imported British food is creating more jobs and opportunities

UK and China sign £200m pork export deal

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Chinese retailers jumping on blockchain to safeguard against scandals

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Richer Chinese making dent in established organic markets

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Food delivery apps record fastest growth in China’s online market

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Top Iranian dairy companies and trends

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Fsanz calls for submissions for GM rice variety

Fsanz calls for submissions for GM rice variety

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India puts GM foods on ‘permanent hiatus’

Fonterra told Consumer NZ it had run two blind taste tests with consumers tasting light-protected and light-exposed milk, with seven out of 10 preferring light-protected milk.

Consumer NZ says light-proof bottles don’t make milk better

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India puts GM foods on ‘permanent hiatus’

The Chinese regulator has announced the first companies to receive approvals under new infant formula laws.

New China infant formula rules: Five international firms in first batch of approvals

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Flavoured milk’s popularity soars as Indians seek on-the-go nutrition

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