Eats

Eats

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Bangkok to get well-deserved Michelin guide

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Thailand is the next Southeast Asian country after Singapore to be discovered by renowned food bible Michelin. Reports say that the French restaurant critics...
Vinacafé the next mega-IPO in Vietnam

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Vietnam National Coffee Corporation, the nation’s largest state-owned coffee producer known for its Vinacafé brand, is planning an initial public offering (IPO) next year...
Thai government earmarks $3.6 billion for rice support scheme

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The Thai military government will use a total of 127 billion baht ($3.62 billion) for loans and subsidies for rice farmers suffering from the...
How Muslim integration can work in Thailand

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Thailand is known for a decade-long violent insurgency in its Muslim south, and news about attacks and bombings from there are normally not exactly...
The North Korean gourmet experience

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The day before North Korean leader Kim Jong-un shot another few ballistic missiles over the Sea of Japan on July 19 in what, his...
Singapore hawkers get Michelin award

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Singapore street food stalls have been singled out by the Michelin Guide, the most influential international restaurant guide, for their food excellence. Seventeen hawkers were...
Vietnam-beer-sales

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Vietnam, the largest market for beer in Southeast Asia, is increasingly attracting foreign brewers even though the country already has a sizeable number of...
Ten mistakes foreigners make in Thai restaurants

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This is an observation, not a rant. With this year's second high tourist season from now into December in Thailand starting, incidents of mild...
Beware of dog food: The great dog meat debate howls on

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An annual dog meat-eating festival held in a remote part of southern China has once again sparked an international outcry, with a petition to...
Philippine retailers show halal interest

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Investvine Special Research The economic spirit of halal With a current global value of $2.77 trillion, the halal food market serves more than just the 1.8...
Thailand’s Hitler restaurant now called ‘H-ler’

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A chicken takeaway restaurant in Thailand that used to call itself "Hitler" and displayed the German Nazi leader's portrait in a way resembling the...
Asia’s top 5 most nightmarish foods

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The Far East has long been known as a place where the boundaries of food aesthetics are regularly tested. Justin Calderon took a gourmet journey across the region and gulped down the weirdest dishes.