Singapore 

Korean BBQ in Singapore: 15 best places to curb your meat cravings, Singapore News

Korean BBQ rivals, if not beats Thai BBQ anytime. And Singapore is no exception to this. Being a veritable melting pot of cultures and cuisines, the Lion City has its fair share of great restaurants to enjoy the grilled goodness of different meats and seafood, along with the usual hotpot and endless side dishes, of course. Here is a quick guide to the 15 best places to go to for your Korean BBQ fix in Singapore. Enjoy grilling! Photo: Shopback 1. DAESSIKSIN KOREAN BBQ BUFFET Photo: Pixabay Daessiksin is the…

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Singapore 

Impossible foods in Singapore: does it taste like real meat?, Singapore, Food News

The Impossible Burger by Impossible Foods. It’s meatless but yet it’s meaty. Some people say its patty tastes just like the real thing. But what’s in it? Does it really taste like meat? We went on a taste test to find out. Want to try the Impossible Burger for yourself? Download the ShopBack app and try it at Three Buns / Potato Head with ShopBack Go! Or get $4 cashback when you book through Quandoo, $2.50 cashback on HungryGoWhere, or $1.50 on Eatigo. WHERE CAN I FIND IMPOSSIBLE FOODS IN…

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Vietnam 

Pork sales up at supermarkets as people seek out safe meat – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HCM CITY — Pork sales at supermarkets and food stores have increased sharply as more and more customers are opting to buy the meat with clear origins due to the outbreak of African swine fever. According to retailers, the spread of information about the disease has customers worried since pork is a staple food. Thanh Lan of District 1, who was buying pork at Co.opmart Cống Quỳnh, said for the past month she has only bought the meat at the supermarket. She was relieved…

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Singapore 

Meat grinder still attached to Giant worker’s arm when rushed to NUH, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A supermarket worker who was using a meat grinder was injured after her left arm was caught in the machine on Friday morning (March 8). The 53-year-old woman works at a 24-hour Giant Express outlet in Bukit Batok, Chinese-language paper Shin Min Daily News reported. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted to the incident at 284 Bukit Batok East Avenue 3, where the Giant outlet is located, at 6.21am. The woman was taken to the National University Hospital. A stall owner at a nearby coffee shop,…

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Vietnam 

Vietnamese duck meat to be shipped abroad – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Mavin Group has set up duck breeding centres in northern and southern provinces with a total annual capacity of 12 million ducklings. The company hopes to start exporting duck meat soon. — Photo dkn.tv Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Mavin Group, a joint food venture between Australia and Việt Nam, is aiming to export Vietnamese duck meat in the future to meet increasing demand for the product. The group said it has imported high-quality duck breeds from the UK and France to Việt Nam and applied modern cross-breeding…

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Vietnam 

Frosty chilled meat market may be heating up – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – Many enterprises have started moving into the chilled meat sector, as it is expected to become a new consumer trend in the future domestically, according to experts. Masan Group has built a meat processing complex in Hà Nam Province with total investment of more than VNĐ1 trillion (US$43,200,000), with capacity of 1.4 million pigs per year, equivalent to 140,000 tonnes of chilled meat. Vietnamese people’s meat consumption habits will change so if there are good and safe products with competitive prices,…

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Home 

Veggie ‘meat’ start-up backed by Nasa wins financing from tech moguls and Silicon Valley climate fund

A Chicago-based biotechnology company working with Nasa to develop a new form of plant-based protein fit for supporting space exploration has received US$33 million from venture capital firms, including an energy tech fund backed by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Jeff Bezos. The funding will support the development and commercialisation of the animal protein alternative, according to Sustainable Bioproducts co-founder and chief executive Thomas Jonas. The climate-friendly protein is a product of research into extremophile organisms that live in Yellowstone National Park’s volcanic springs. “That work led to the development…

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Chinese meat processor Yurun Food’s shares surge as missing boss, Zhu Yicai, returns home after almost four years

Yurun Food Group, a mainland Chinese meat producer, surged 28.9 per cent on Hong Kong’s stock exchange after announcing its chairman, Zhu Yicai, had returned home almost four years after he went missing. “On the afternoon of 22 January 2019, the company received notice from the family members of Mr. Zhu Yicai, the honorary chairman and the senior adviser to the board, that Mr. Zhu has returned home,” the company said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange on Tuesday night. Zhu, one of China’s wealthiest tycoons, vanished…

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Singapore 

Shock in Beach Road: Raw meat dried on air-con vent outside HDB flat attracted pests, Singapore News

It was a sight to behold: Racks of red, raw meat hanging outdoors to dry in the heat of dusty air-conditioner compressor vents along a second-storey HDB corridor in Beach Road. At the first storey of a nearby block, trays of the same strips of meat propped up by overturned plastic stools were also left outside to dry in the sun. These racks of meat were allegedly meant for making meat jerky for sale – both directly to customers from the “home manufacturer” and from a store at the nearby…

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Vietnam 

VN announces new standards for chilled meat – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam announced national standards on chilled meat and technical requirements to meet expectations of markets at home and abroad at a press conference held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) in Hà Nội on October 17. The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) signed its Decision 3078 on October 16 to issue the standards, the ministry said. Nguyễn Như Tiệp, director of MARD’s National Agro-Forestry Fisheries Quality Assurance Department, said Việt Nam is a country consuming a huge volume of…

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