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How home chefs are disrupting the food industry in Mumbai

Home deliveries and takeaways have become so popular that several shows on OTT platforms have the home chef as their central character. Our busy lives are enveloped in the aroma of home-cooked meals delivered from someone’s kitchen, meal subscription plans, and cloud kitchens. People have turned away from the traditional restaurant route to forge their […]

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How blockchain is fueling the global food sustainability system

The United Nations estimated in 2021 that nearly one billion people worldwide, more than 12% of the world’s population, were at immediate risk of hunger, with the COVID-19 pandemic, increased desertification agricultural regions, inflation, military conflict and global supply shortages combine to push more of the world’s poor into hunger. Furthermore, food security – access […]

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The sad state of food safety and regulation

THE presence of microplastics in packaged and unpackaged sugar sold in the local market is of great concern. A research article, published in the journal titled Science of the Total Environment on May 10, 2022, indicates that approximately 343.7 black, pink, blue and brown microplastic particles are on average present in one kilogram of sugar, […]

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Yemen’s aid shortfall forces the World Food Program to make tough choices

Foreign aid is vital to help those in need in Yemen, but an infusion of cash alone will not solve the social and economic problems plaguing the country, the World Food Program representative said. In an exclusive interview with The National At the start of a Gulf tour to meet with major donors, Richard Ragan […]

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Capital Fast Food staff arrested for causing new market dispute: DMP

Md Kawsar and Md Babu Hossain arrested in connection with new market clashes TBS Report May 10, 2022, 6:30 PM Last modification: May 10, 2022, 6:41 PM Photo: Lion of Asadulla/ TBS “> Photo: Lion of Asadulla/ TBS Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested two Capital Fast Food employees who allegedly initiated the clash between […]

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From fuel to food to rent: how inflation has impacted rising prices in the UAE – News

The largest rise in the UAE’s consumer price index (CPI) last year was in the transportation component Published: Sat, May 7, 2022, 12:05 PM On Wednesday, the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE) announced that it would raise its base rate by 50 basis points to 2.25%. This came into effect in sync […]

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WFP in talks with India over wheat supply amid global food security concerns due to war in Ukraine : The Tribune India

PTI United Nations, May 5 The United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) said it was in talks with India over buying wheat as the countries face food security concerns amid the war in Ukraine. “We are in talks with India on the supply of wheat. So this is something that is ongoing,” World […]

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Taste flavors that wow the world at the Dubai Food Festival – News

Nearly 12,000 restaurants and cafes are taking part in the event which will run until May 15 Published: Wed, May 4, 2022, 12:38 AM Last update: Wed, May 4, 2022, 12:39 AM This year, the Dubai Food Festival celebrates the emirate as the culinary capital of the world. Showcasing the city’s most exciting gastronomic offerings […]

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United Arab Emirates: Food delivery platform shuts down for labor issues – News

Riders’ social media posts suggest hundreds are unhappy with alleged pay cuts Case By Nasreen Abdulla Published: Sun 1 May 2022, 22:13 Last update: Sun, May 1, 2022, 11:06 PM Several residents, including restaurateurs, took to social media to express their anger at the ‘delays’ as delivery giant Deliveroo faced work-related issues. The restaurant’s co-owner, […]

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Ramadan lessons give Hyde food for thought – Quest Media Network

The community gathered in Hyde, thanks to members of the Bangladeshi community, to learn more about the meaning and reasons for Ramadan. Former Imam, Kamal Uddin, attended the event at the local POP community center, to explain how Muslims fast to feel what those who are hungry feel, by not eating during the day, throughout […]

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Two months after the start of the war, food insecurity continues to grow – World

By Mario LubetkinThis is an editorial by Mario Lubetkin, FAO Assistant Director-General ROME, Apr 27 2022 (IPS) – Two months after the start of the war, on February 24, the data on the substantial increase in the cost of food products, the rise in prices and shortages of fertilizers, the destruction of land and plantations […]

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Addressing food security and climate change through regenerative agriculture

Bangladesh must gradually shift to regenerative agriculture to limit the impacts of environmental and climate vulnerabilities to ensure food security for a growing population April 24, 2022, 10:45 a.m. Last modification: April 24, 2022, 10:47 a.m. Bangladesh’s growing population and shrinking available arable land will increasingly threaten food security. “> population and shrinking available arable […]

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Assistants: Florida Bride and Caterer Served Marijuana Food | app

LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A 42-year-old Florida bride and her 31-year-old caterer are accused of serving food containing marijuana to unsuspecting guests at a wedding reception. The women were arrested Monday following an investigation by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office, court records show. The two women were charged with tampering, culpable negligence and delivery of […]

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Themelooks launches online food ordering and delivery system in wordpress marketplace

“Online food ordering and delivery system for wordpress” An online food ordering and delivery system with an easy one-click print option. Easily receive and manage pickup and delivery orders as well as delivery-only or pickup-only orders. FoodBook – Online Food Ordering & Delivery System WordPress Plugin allows you to easily manage your food ordering work. […]

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Emirates News Agency – World Food Program becomes strategic partner of ‘1 Billion Meals’ initiative

DUBAI, 18th April, 2022 (WAM) — The 1 Billion Meals initiative, the largest campaign of its kind in the region to provide food support to disadvantaged and vulnerable communities in 50 countries, is supported by the United Nations World Food Program (WFP), as well as international, regional and local partners. These partners play an important […]

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Bangladesh will not face food shortage, says agriculture minister

FE REPORT | Published: April 16, 2022 9:37:09 a.m. There will be no food shortage in the country as the government has given highest priority to food security, Agriculture Minister Dr. Mohammad Abdur Razzaque said on Friday. “The country has seen an increase in food production despite the onslaught of the coronavirus pandemic, as the […]

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Abu Dhabi develops integrated food security and agriculture data platform – News

The platform will feature an integrated dashboard to monitor local, regional and global food security situations Case Published: Mon 11 Apr 2022, 12:03 The Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Security Authority (ADAFSA) has launched a strategic project to develop an integrated food security and agriculture data platform. This in collaboration with actors from the public […]

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Lessons from Sri Lanka’s Smart Farmingax – The Island

By Dr. Manoj Thibbotuwawa Sri Lanka hosts the fifth summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) on March 30, 2022. Established in 1997, BIMSTEC is a seven-member regional organization comprising Bangladesh, Bhutan , India, Nepal, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand. BIMSTEC pays particular attention to agriculture and food […]

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Don’t blame organic farming for the food crisis

Yet another IPCC (United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) warning of dire consequences if the world does not correct its course and pursue a low-carbon path. This means drastically reducing our dependence on all fossil fuels, among a range of other impactful measures. An Asian country has attempted this by announcing the ban on […]

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Expo 2020 Dubai: Not a single case of food poisoning reported in 6 months – News

3.5 million food shipments were imported from 114 countries for the global exhibition Dubai Municipality/Twitter Published: Wed 6 Apr 2022, 11:53 AM The Dubai Municipality inspected and cleared around 3.5 million tons of imported food for Expo 2020 Dubai from 114 countries. Food Safety Department teams checked shipments for compliance with approved requirements and specifications; […]

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Spreading Indonesia’s identity through “Rendang” as 50 delicious dishes of the world

Recently, the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Center released its annual report on the state of Southeast Asia which, among other things, revealed that Vietnamese distrust of China remains very high. Given China’s actions in the South China Sea and the long history between the two countries, it’s understandable why the negative view of China is so prevalent. […]

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Food prices will remain stable during Ramadan

Star Activity Report Sun Apr 3 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Sun Apr 3 2022 12:14 AM People are seen buying vegetables and other groceries at Town Hall Bazar in Mohammadpur, Dhaka. Commodity companies promised yesterday that the cost of essential goods would remain stable during the month of Ramadan. However, prices were already […]

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Cost of Living: From Storing Food to Cutting Down on Laundry – How Rising Costs Are Affecting Children | UK News

Community volunteers shared their concern about the cost of living crisis and its impact on children. A mother has told Sky News her two sons have been hungry in the past. Another group – offering free hot meals – estimates that more than half of the children they feed are malnourished. Picture: Nighat Bhola (left) […]

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Minister dismisses food shortage fears

Despite concerns about supply and prices in the international market due to the war in Ukraine, Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder sees no fear of food shortages in the country in the current fiscal year. “There was no shortage of food grains in the country in the 2020-21 financial year, nor is there any risk […]

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How the crisis could impact food supplies, trigger social and political unrest

Rising food prices following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, one of the world’s breadbaskets, could trigger riots in poorer countries, said Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, president of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Expressing concern over the effects of the Russian invasion, Okonjo-Iweala told the Guardian that as many as 35 African countries depended on food imported from […]

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DNCC files legal action against food tampering during Ramadan

Dhaka North City Mayor Md Atiqul Islam speaks during a Ramadan food security workshop at Nagar Bhaban, Gulshan-2 in the capital on Thursday. — New Age Photo The Dhaka North City Corporation will organize a mobile court in its ten areas with the aim of taking legal action against those involved in food adulteration during […]

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We need to fix food systems to fight climate change

Food and climate change are often treated as separate issues, but conservative estimates suggest that changing the way we produce and consume food could cut global greenhouse gas emissions by at least 10.3 billion. tonnes per year, or 20% of the reduction needed by 2050 to prevent catastrophic climate change. This is a golden opportunity […]

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Protect poor children from the impending food crisis – News

By the end of last year, the crisis in the world market for wheat and maize had pushed up food inflation in sub-Saharan Africa by 11%. File By Biniam Bedasso Published: Mon 21 Mar 2022, 11:07 PM Russia’s attack on Ukraine threatens to further disrupt the global food system by dramatically increasing the cost of […]

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To Go Box: Take stock of recently opened, closed, renamed or moved local restore points | Food News | Spokane | Interior of the Pacific Northwest

Click to enlarge Courtesy of Chowderhead Chef Travis Tveit’s new spot, Chowderhead, opened this week on North Monroe. SALTY PIECES Let the debate between Manhattan and New England clam chowder begin! Chef Travis Tveit’s long-awaited new spot Face-to-face (825 N. Monroe St.) is now open. Tveit has been a rising star on […]

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How the global fertilizer shortage will affect food

We are currently witnessing the beginning of a global food crisis, fueled by the ripple effects of a pandemic and more recently rising fuel prices and conflict in Ukraine. There were already obvious logistical problems with transporting grain and food around the world, which will now be considerably worse because of the war. But a […]

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Why shares of Jubilant Food, the company that runs Domino’s and Dunkin Donuts, fell 14% today

NEW DELHI: Shares of Jubilant FoodWorks fell 14% on Monday morning, the most in two years, after analysts said the sudden exit of its CEO and full-time director Pratik Pota would be a short-term risk for the company. ‘business. Brokerages view his departure as a setback to the restaurant business’s expansion plans, although Pota will […]

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Bad diet cut off, child rearing stop

The capital’s poor are reducing their food consumption, in addition to other essential expenses, to cope with soaring commodity prices. Some have stopped educating their children as they need more paid members to survive on limited income amid the hardships they started going through since the Covid pandemic hit. Those earning between Tk 5,500 and […]

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The go-to place to satisfy your Asian food cravings in Ctg

Senag, a restaurant serving delicious Asian specialties has become a major restaurant in Chattogram for foodies over the years March 11, 2022, 12:45 p.m. Last modification: March 11, 2022, 12:59 p.m. Located on the sixth floor of Innovative Bhuiyan Orchid, Nasirabad of Chattogram, Senang’s menu currently features a total of 78 Asian dishes. Photo: Mohammad […]

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Tyler Cowen: How to help Ukraine? Prioritizing food and migration |

“If you had a billion dollars to spend, how could you best help the world?” This is a question I hear a lot, and with the escalation of the conflict in Ukraine, it is all the more urgent. There is a philosophical movement, effective altruism, devoted to this question, but the charity debate has mostly […]

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GAC sees activity picking up as Oman bolsters food security

By Ashan Silva, Commercial Director at GAC Oman – Sohar 2021 has been an eventful year for the dry bulk cargo industry. According to Simpson Spence Young’s 2022 Outlook Report, revenues for ships of all major bulk carrier sizes hit 13-year highs last year as global economies recovered from the pandemic-reduced crisis, leading to strong […]

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Giving clothes and food is not the best way to support Ukrainian refugees

When you see the images and videos coming out of Ukraine, it’s hard not to want to help as hundreds of thousands of refugees, mostly women and children, flee for their lives. But charity professionals know very well that in many cases, good deeds often lead to bad results. The 2010 earthquake in Haiti is […]

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From food security to food security

NILRATAN HALDER | Published: Mar 03, 2022 10:26:08 p.m. Concluded last Wednesday, March 2, the sixth edition of the three-day National Vegetable Fair adopted a most appropriate slogan, “Nirapad shabji chas, shyastha pushti baro mas (safe vegetable growing, healthy eating throughout the year). Indeed, the country has achieved the unique feat of growing vegetables seven […]

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Bangladesh elected head of UN World Food Program board

Shameem Ahsan, Ambassador of Bangladesh to Italy and also Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to FAO, IFAD and WFP For the first time, Bangladesh was elected chairman of the board of directors of the United Nations World Food Programme. The 36-member executive board of the world’s largest Rome-based humanitarian organization unanimously elected Bangladesh chairman of the […]

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Exploring the heritage of the AAPI community through food

“Tell me a story I don’t know/Tell me about those hometown tastes,” isn’t just a lyric from the theme song punk rock girl band The Linda Lindas wrote for Exit, a new HBO Max docuseries hosted by journalist Lisa Ling that examines the diverse cuisine of the Asian-American diaspora – it’s both a pressing request […]

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Gemini Sea Food plans to expand into local market

After consolidating its presence in the international frozen food industry, Gemini Sea Food now plans to expand its activities in the local market by raising funds from stock market investors. The frozen food maker unveiled its plan in a recent regulatory filing. To meet the growing demand for shrimp in the global market, it also […]

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Essential elements of healthy food intake to prevent lifestyle

NEW YORK, Feb. 24 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a new industry study by Persistence Market Research, the global dietary fiber market is expected to grow in value at around 7.7% CAGR over the next ten years. The high demand for functional foods and beverages is one of the important factors in the increase […]

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This Controversial Fast Food Chain Won’t Open New US Locations, CEO Says – Eat This Not That

“I don’t really see a lot of growth in the United States” isn’t something you’ll often hear from the chefs of major American restaurant chains, but that’s exactly how John Chidsey, the CEO of the Subway sandwich chain, recently described the brand. household projects. Of course, there’s more to the post – Chidsey was referring […]

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Food fusions Delicious or gross?

#Food & Recipes Would you eat shorisha pizza? How about the kalabhuna dumpling? Bolognese fuchka? Yes? No? Well, that’s where the debate begins. First respectfully, then passionately, and then, in no time, things escalate! The culinary scene in Dhaka over the past few years has exploded. Boom away all he can want, but not all […]

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Notun Gud: The sweetness par excellence for Bengali winters | Food

In Bengal, the three winter months of Agrahyan (November – December), Poush (December – January) and Magh (January – February) evoke agriculture, food and festivities. The celebration consists of making and eating pithey, pooli and payesh (pancakes made with rice, dumplings and kheer or boiled and thickened milk). Nobanno in Agrahyan is the time when […]

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Why you should share your story and enter the SBS Food and Diversity In Food Media competition

Food comes in many forms: it can be wok-fried, roasted on a spit, kneaded into flatbread, rolled in seaweed, spiced with acacia seeds, wrapped in banana leaves, and sprinkled with za’atar. . Food stories also come in different shapes, flavors and portion sizes. They’re not limited to special occasion restaurant reviews or swirling culinary trending […]

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Food crisis hits bee colonies

A beekeeper collects a honeycomb from a hive placed in a mustard field in Satgaon of Munshiganj. This photo was taken recently. —Sony Ramany Frequent and untimely winter rains this year have left bees, a key pollinator, in unprecedented conflict as they have died by the thousands fighting over food, beekeepers and government agricultural extension […]

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Can the seafood supply chain hold up as demand increases?

With the seafood sector looking well positioned for growth, can the supply chain hold up as demand increases? food institute takes a closer look at some of the recent developments in the category. Implications for the supply chain as demand grows Fresh and frozen seafood revenues have been growing over the past year and Allied […]

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Saudi fast food restaurant Albaik challenges its “branch” in Dhaka

Saudi fast food chain Albaik said on Wednesday it had no business in Bangladesh, while a Dhaka-based company said it had brought the franchise amid growing demand for fast food items in the country. Some customers, who have the experience of visiting Alabik stores in Saudi Arabia and the recently opened store named Albaik in […]

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Bangladesh explores food export opportunities to Brunei

The High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Brunei Darussalam today convened a meeting to explore opportunities for exporting food and beverage products from Bangladesh to Brunei. Nahida Rahman Shumona, High Commissioner of Bangladesh, and Lee Chiap Kiang, Managing Director of Sim Kim Huat Trading Company, held the meeting at the Bangladesh High Commission, a press release […]

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The 3 food swaps you need to do NOW to reduce the risk of deadly disease

KEEPING a healthy diet is one of the best ways to take care of your health, especially if you have diabetes. Diabetics need to pay close attention to their diet to ensure they don’t consume too much sugar. 1 Taking care of your diet is key when it comes to managing and preventing diabetes and […]

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Study reveals which countries produce the most food waste

We have long known how bad the effects of food waste can impact our planet. But are we really aware of the extent of the waste we produce? Use of UNEP data Food Waste Index report, Bosch conducted a study highlighting the 99 largest global exporters responsible for generating the most food waste. On average, […]

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Vessel carrying food grain from Bihar to Guwahati under flag, Union Min Piyush Goyal calls it “Gateway to the NE”

While flying the flag of the vessel MV Lal Bahadur Shastri carrying food grain from Patna in Bihar to Pandu in Guwahati, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Piyush Goyal said on Saturday that he would open a new door to the “Northeast Gate”. He also unveiled the foundation stone of a […]

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Be on the road to food security

NILRATAN HALDER | Published: February 03, 2022 22:38:56 Circuit court campaigns against adulterated and unsafe foods have become almost routine, albeit commonplace. The magistrates under whose direction the raids are carried out impose heavy fines and sometimes close factories—mainly in cases of illegal and clandestine operations. Elements involved in criminal practices are even sent to […]

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Awareness needed to ensure food safety

Everyone, including producers and consumers, will need to be more aware of safe and nutritious food because food can be adulterated at any time, Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder said on Wednesday. “Greater awareness is key to ensuring food security,” he said during a program held at the capital’s BIAM Foundation auditorium, marking National Food […]

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Food insecurity soars in 20 hunger hotspots

On International Day of Education, we call on world leaders to transform the way we deliver education. The clock is turning. As a global community, we are committed to providing universal and equitable education by 2030. It takes just eight short years to get a quarter of a billion children into school. While remarkable efforts […]

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The rice revolution as a panacea against food inflation

By enrolling 4,489,786 farmers, who in turn grew 5,300,411 hectares of rice and 20 other staples on the Anchor Borrowers program platform, CBN may have found a new approach to breaking food inflation. , reports ABDULWAHAB ISA Food safety is an essential element for humans, ranking just after safety. No nation is truly secure if […]

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Nobody cares about the food the students take

No subsidy is allocated for student meals in these six public universities. Relevant authorities at each of these universities blame low budgets for the poor quality of food provided to students. Despite the highly anticipated Central Union of Dhaka University Students (DUCSU) and hall unions elections in 2019, the quality of food has not changed. […]

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Overseer-led team fails to deliver food and medicine to the beleaguered VC

Agitated students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) on Monday (January 24) prevented a team, led by its supervisor, from bringing food to the Vice Chancellor who was confined to his residence. In the evening, Invigilator Alamgir Kabir, an associate professor, first went to the students in an attempt to persuade them to […]

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BD Thai Food will debut on the market on Monday

Trading in shares of BD Thai Food and Beverage, a BD Thai Group company, will start Monday on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). Health Minister Zahid Maleque owns 11.41% of the company’s shares, where his sister Rubina Hamid owns 8.71%, his brother-in-law 3.41%, his son 2.71% and his daughter 0.61 %. Zahid Maleque established the […]

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A change in eating habits

People’s preference for fruit A LOOK CLOSE Nilratan Halder | Published: January 22, 2022 12:08:35 a.m. Apart from a few common native fruits, the Bangalees were not keen on farming and used to eat a variety of them. Even some of the local fruits were not grown systematically; only one or two fruit plants like […]

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BSEC panel auditor to review Samin Food finances for merger

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has requested RN Spinning Mills, a FAR Group company, to have the finances of Samin Food and Beverage Industries and Textile Mills audited by a member of the BSEC auditor panel. In addition, the company was also asked to submit an audited report with the draft outline of […]

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ICYMI: These discussions on agricultural policies will dominate 2022

The likelihood of the Mzansi Agriculture Master Plan being launched in the first half of this year is high. According to the chief economist of the Chamber of Agricultural Affairs of South Africa (Agbiz), Wandile Sihlobo, this means that discussions on the political process will dominate for most of 2022. In its weekly bulletin, Sihlobo […]

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No more food shortage or famine in northern Bangladesh, says Hasina

The government has taken initiatives to ensure that vegetables and other products from Rangpur division are processed and exported abroad, she said at the inaugural ceremony of the Rangpur division headquarters complex via video conference. from his official residence on Sunday. “There should be no monga [famine-like situation] or famine in the area anymore. People […]

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India’s largest catering company plans to split its shares

Jubilant FoodWorks (NSE:JUBLFOOD), India’s largest foodservice provider, announced on Friday that an upcoming meeting of the company’s directors will deliberate on a new share split in the company. Jubilant told the exchanges that its board of directors will meet on February 2 to review the company’s quarterly results and to consider a “proposal to change […]

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Each general investor gets at least 26 shares of BD Thai Food

FE REPORT | Published: January 13, 2022 09:31:31 Each general investor will receive at least 26 IPO shares of BD Thai Food & Beverage, while non-resident Bangladeshi investors will receive 20 shares against application of Tk 10,000. The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) officially awarded the IPO shares of BD Thai Food on Tuesday under the […]

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Impact of Covid-19 on vaccination, food consumption, maternal and child health

Debapriya Bhattacharya, Towfiqul Islam Khan, Fabiha Bushra Khan and Faria Tahmeen Momo | Posted: Jan. 10, 2022, 9:03 p.m. Bangladesh has made tremendous progress in food security and nutrition, maternal and child mortality rates, and other socio-economic indicators over the past decades. However, the Covid-19 pandemic has not only ravaged the economy in Bangladesh, but […]

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Falling wheat production raises food security concerns

YASIR WARDAD | Posted: January 08, 2022, 8:39 a.m. | Update: 08 Jan 2022 21:42:46 Production of wheat, Bangladesh’s second staple, fell by about 20 percent as demand swelled by more than 100 percent, pushing up import spending and food security concerns. The yawning imbalance was created within a decade, evidently as wheat consumption increased […]

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The pandemic has left millions of people in Asia fighting for food

Swift action by governments is needed to feed people during the pandemic – Photo: ADB By Manisha Pradhananga, Matteo Lanzafame, Irfan A. Qureshi ADB.ORG: COVID-19 has had broad impacts on food security in Asia. Policy makers must react quickly and aggressively to these challenges to avoid the long-term damage of this emerging crisis. The pandemic […]

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RN Spinning Mills merges with Samin Food

Shares of RN Spinning Mills topped the list of winners on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) yesterday after announcing it would merge with its unlisted sister company as it seeks to resume production. Yesterday, the listed spinning mills announced their merger with Samin Food & Beverage Ind. & Textile Mills Ltd. Its shares closed up […]

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Food Banks, Kill the Bill and Doctor Who: The Big Issue’s Most Read 2021 Stories

9. Roger Taylor: “I just wish I could say goodbye to Freddie” Queen’s drummer Roger Taylor. Image: Xavier Vila The Big Issue’s Letter To My Younger Self series makes a point of interviewing interesting people, asking them to look back on their lives and give each other some advice at 16. This high-profile interview with […]

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India’s exports of agricultural products and processed foods have grown steadily over the past decade

Exports of agricultural and processed food products under the basket of the Authority for the Development of Exports of Agricultural and Processed Food Products (APEDA) reached $ 20,674 million ( ??15.30.50 crore) in 2020-2021, from $ 17,321 million ( ??83,484 crore) in 2011-12, according to data from the Directorate General of Business Intelligence and Statistics […]

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India’s exports of processed agricultural and food products have grown at a sustained rate over the past decade, despite the challenges

Ministry of Commerce and Industry India’s exports of processed agricultural and food products have grown at a sustained rate over the past decade, despite the challengesExports of products under the APEDA basket increased from USD 17,321 million in 2011-12 to USD 20,674 million in 2020-21 Exports of cereals (non-basmati, basmati rice and wheat) and livestock […]

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Must-try foods at Cox’s Bazar

Spicy crab Cox’s Bazar is without a doubt one of the best vacation spots in Bangladesh. The beauty of the mesmerizing landscapes of the crashing waves of this magnificent beach attracts many travelers every year. Thousands of tourists flock to the coastal region all year round, making it a central tourist hub in its own […]

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The Food Talk celebrating Bangladeshi cuisine: 50 years of evolution

In Bangladesh, food is about celebration, and as we rekindle our patriotism and celebrate the Golden Jubilee of our victory, we also take this opportunity to reflect on how we have evolved as a country of a culinary point of view. With that notion, The Food Talk, a ranked Facebook group brimming with food lovers, […]

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The big bite of 2021: Burgers are taking over the fast food market!

If the indulgence had a name, it would be the hamburger, as the quintessentially American meal was among the most popular foods of the year. Over the past few months, burgers have become a part of the top F&B orders. The uniquely American meal gained traction as quick service restaurants (QSRs), cloud kitchens, and takeout […]

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Institutional failure causes high food inflation: CPD

A file photo shows bags of rice at a grocery store in the Kaptan Bazar kitchen market in the capital, Dhaka. Institutional weaknesses in pre-estimating the real demand for rice and non-rice products are responsible for the strong food inflation crisis in the local market since the start of the Covid pandemic, according to a […]

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An app for providing information on making and storing safe foods

From now on, the people of Bangladesh can get various information about food safety and how to prepare and store it to ensure food safety, by using an app. Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Monday launched the app titled “Khaddo Kothon” at the BFSA office. The Bangladesh Food Safety Authority (BFSA) launched the app […]

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Support Afghans with food and medical assistance: Bangladesh tells OIC

Bangladesh would support the Afghan people through humanitarian aid in the form of food and medical aid. This was conveyed by Foreign Minister Masud Bin Momen during the 17th Extraordinary Council of OIC Foreign Ministers on Afghanistan, which was held on December 18 in Islamabad, Pakistan. For all the latest news, follow the Daily Star’s […]

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5.2cr food insecure people in Bangladesh

The number of food insecure people in Bangladesh rose 2.4 percent to 5.2 crore between 2018 and 2020, according to a recent study by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, while the pandemic has worsened access to food. According to the report titled “Asia and the Pacific – Regional Food Security and […]

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Agri Minister: Canadian Institute of Food Safety will play a role in sustainable food security

Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzak inaugurated the Global Institute for Food Security (GIFS) regional office in Dhaka on Sunday, December 12, 2021 Courtesy Cooperation between Bangladesh and Canada in the field of agriculture will be further strengthened through this initiative, said Minister Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzak said on Sunday that the regional office of […]

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Restaurant owners require one stop shopping for licensing, VAT for all food stores

BROA leaders also suggested renewing all licenses with three years validity. Bangladesh Restaurant Owners Association (BROA) has introduced a one stop service system to license catering businesses in the country and also subject all food stores, including street vendors, to value added tax ( VAT). They alleged that they currently have to apply to 11 […]

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Key drivers, restraints and opportunities of the global turmeric market for 2022 – the food beverage news

Regional and global overview of the global turmeric industry – competitive analysis, market forecast, industry news, segment analysis and investor analysis The global demand for turmeric market is expected to be driven by the existence of innovative and diverse products, improved packaging, online marketing and promotion. However, new entrants may find it difficult to compete […]

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Carpool and food delivery companies in the country fail to meet fairness standards

Ridesharing and food delivery platforms have grown rapidly in the country in recent times, engaging millions of the unemployed in income-generating activities. But new research from Fairwork Bangladesh, a collaboration between DataSense and the University of Oxford, has found that workers at these platforms often face low wages, risky conditions and exploitation. According to the […]

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Brazil targets $ 1.17 trillion halal food market, keen to increase trade share

SAO PAULO, Dec.6 (Reuters) – Brazil, the world’s largest exporter of food products like coffee and soybeans, wants to increase its exports of agricultural products to Islamic countries, said Flavio Bettarello, deputy trade secretary at the ministry of ‘Agriculture. Speaking at a trade conference in Sao Paulo on Monday, Bettarello said Brazil was in talks […]

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Khaleda takes solid food, but her condition remains unchanged

Khaleda zia A doctor and family member of Bangladesh Nationalist Party President Khaleda Zia said on Friday that she ate homemade solid foods alongside liquid foods. “Her health has not shown any change since Friday morning, but she ate some solid, home-made food Thursday night and Friday,” a member of Khaleda’s medical team and member […]

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BFSA adopts policy to limit trans fats in food

FE REPORT | Posted: 02, 2021, 11:10 a.m. The Bangladesh Food Safety Authority adopted the best practice policy under a World Health Organization (WHO) guideline for the regulation of toxic TFAs or trans fatty acids in food. In accordance with the policy, the level of trans fats would be limited with the aim of meeting […]

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Shaheen Bhatts birthday cake is a tale of fusion delicacies

What would you prefer for your birthday present? Chocolate or caramel? Biscoff or banoffee? Maybe you like all of these options and don’t want to miss any of them on your special day. Well if you are as lucky as Shaheen Bhatt you can get all of these flavors and textures packed into your birthday […]

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Banana, but not Vedas

Spanish traders from Africa brought it to Spain in the 16th century while Portuguese sailors took it to South America. While colonizing tropical countries from Jamaica, the Portuguese began growing bananas in Latin America on large farms using slave labor. Until the Victorian period, bananas were not widely known in Europe or the United States, […]

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Orissa High Court Calls for Government Response on Food Security Coverage | Bhubaneswar News

CUP: Orissa’s high court on Thursday ordered the state government to put in place an action plan by January 6, 2022, to increase coverage of the National Food Security Program (SFSS). The HC heard a DIP filed by social activist Prafulla Samantara asking for special intervention through food security measures and food grains to cardholders […]

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Exporting processed foods caught in an ethnic marketing strategy

There is enormous export potential for Bangladesh’s agricultural products, agricultural products and processed foods in overseas markets, but it remains largely untapped. For example, if you browse the shelves of a super store in Malaysia, there’s a good chance you’ll find puffed rice or spicy chanachur, even with a “made in Bangladesh” label on it. […]

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Food companies unite for a shared vision – Logan City Council

Logan Town Mayor Darren Power and Rua Haung Café business owner Sujauddin Karimuddin at the Loganly Grown event. Posted: 23 November 2021 Share on Local businesses have come together to explore ways to get involved in the expanding food ecosystem of the Town of Logan. Loganly Grown was recently launched to connect local growers, manufacturers, […]

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Restaurant owners call for end to “fear, force and fines” by itinerant court

With a nine-point charter of demands, restaurateurs said there had been harassment in the name of mobile court searches of restaurants. “For no reason, courts with 15-20 cops, BGB [Border Guard Bangladesh], RAB [Rapid Action Battalion] and Ansar’s men are threatening us, ”the Bangladesh Restaurant Owners Association (BROA) said in a written statement on Saturday. […]

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KSrelief chief signs food security agreements with UN agencies

Saudi Arabia-Led Digital Cooperation Organization Supports Women’s Participation in Pakistan’s Digital Economy ISLAMABAD: The Saudi Arabia-led Digital Cooperation Organization supports the participation of women in Pakistan’s digital economy, DCO General Secretary Deemah Al-Yahya said on Thursday during her visit to Islamabad. According to the World Economic Forum, women make up 55% of the world’s unbanked […]

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Bangladesh to sign MoU with UK Food Standards Agency

Bangladesh will sign an agreement with the United Kingdom’s Food Standards Agency (FSA) to increase exports of agricultural products to European countries. Agriculture Minister Md Abdur Razzaque, who is currently in the UK, discussed the issue during the meeting with a delegation from the Food Standards Agency, according to a press release from the department […]

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Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry concludes Pindi Food Fest

Three-day food festival hosted by the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) concluded at Ayub Park, providing entertainment for residents of the Twin Cities RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 15, 2021): A three-day food festival hosted by the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) concluded at Ayub Park, providing entertainment […]

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Rs 20 billion household subsidy to be provided under Prime Minister’s food program: Info Minister

PESHAWAR, Nov 09 (APP): Provincial Minister of Information and Higher Education Kamran Bangash said on Tuesday that a grant of Rs 20 billion would be provided to more than 26 lake households in Khyber Pakthunkhwa in the part of the Prime Minister’s food program over the next six months. Addressing a press conference here at […]

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Zaika – The best Indian food in Trubarjeva Cesta

Despite the growing number of Chinese restaurants, Slovenia is still not a great place for non-European cuisine, and it is only in the last decade or so that Ljubljana itself has experienced greater diversity in regarding its catering offerings. Much of the excitement is concentrated in and around Trubarjeva cesta, the colorful but rapidly becoming […]

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Saudi Food and Drug Authority Approves Pfizer Vaccine Use for Children 5-11 Years Old

RIYAD: When the Jewelry Salon opened in Riyadh in 2010, it was a hub where local designers could showcase their work and develop their brands. Since then, it has also become a regional showcase and focal point for jewelry enthusiasts, investors and prestigious local and international companies. Described as offering the largest jewelry exhibition in […]