Monthly Archives: January 2013

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Cabinet calls for price stabilisation amid China’s bleak winter

China’s cabinet has called for more targeted measures to stabilise food prices as one of the year’s peak periods of food consumption draws near. See on http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com

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Greasing the wheels | China Economic Review

China needs to put its food safety administration in order or suffer the high costs of disease and dissatisfaction See on http://www.chinaeconomicreview.com

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Dunkin’ Donuts Signs Master Franchising Agreement To Develop In Vietnam

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Tata, Unilever Launch Tea 2030 Project | Sustainable Brands

Tata Global Beverages, Unilever, Yorkshire Tea and Finlays have joined a coalition of businesses and organizations to address sustainability issues within the tea industry. See on http://www.sustainablebrands.com

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India-led team decodes genome sequence of the chickpea

A global research project led by a Hyderabad institute claims to have sequenced 90 genomes of the chickpea, paving the way for improved grain yields, greater drought tolerance and enhanced genetic diversity. See on http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com

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Diabetes on the rise among India’s southern poor

A countrywide screening programme on diabetes trends in India makes for startling reading, no least for those in the south who live in slums. See on http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com

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Blushing Geisha by Lisa Graves

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Happy hour in Asia as global booze makers eye deals

MUMBAI (Reuters) – The biggest global alcohol companies are sizing up buyout and tie-up opportunities in China, India, South Korea and Vietnam, keen to profit from a $258 billion Asian market that is growing… See on http://www.reuters.com

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Malaysia on right track to become main global halal hub – The Sun Daily

Malaysia on right track to become main global halal hub The Sun Daily BEAUFORT (Jan 27, 2013): Malaysia is on the right track to realise its intention of becoming the main global halal hub, following increased awareness of the international… … Continue reading

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