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Malaysia safe for now, but more precautions needed to ward off...

The Federation of Livestock Farmers’ Associations of Malaysia says any outbreak would affect farmers as people would stop buying meat.

Despite culls, import bans, swine fever to hit pork market for...

Millions of pigs are being culled as African Swine Fever cuts through Asia, devastating global food chains, with pork prices expected to soar from global food markets.

China cancels US pork import order as US-China trade war drags...

Chinese buyers dropped orders for more than 3,247 metric tonnes of US-imported pork despite growing African swine fever (ASF) fears.

Lean hog futures up as swine disease fuels US pork export...

China's sow herd is being closely watched by the global livestock market due to swine flue outbreak, fueling demand for US hog.

Wow factor: Roast pork and stingray in Nyonya Curry Mee

Hai Keng Restaurant in Petaling Jaya makes a mean bowl of Nyonya Curry Mee with delicious add-ons that take it to the next level.

China’s pork imports to double in 2019 as swine fever hits...

The disease has totally disrupted the production plans of many major companies, with some halting expansion because of the disease.

Our pork tester not to determine halal or non-halal, says firm

The company says its device only detects elements of pork in a food item and that Jakim is the authorised body to determine if a product is ‘halal’ or ‘haram’.

When NGOs go hog wild for no good reason

The most recent incident saw several NGOs getting worked up over a picture of a meat dish which turned out to be made of beef.

Hogs on alert in Asia as African swine fever spreads to...

Animal health authorities in Asia have increased border surveillance and China has slaughtered more than 900,000 pigs to contain the disease.

Porky peak: Manila pig roasters in Christmas frenzy

Pork is one of the majority-Catholic country's year-round staples but consumption goes into overdrive for the holidays.

China pork prices may rise in 2019 due to swine fever

China has reported more than 80 outbreaks of African swine fever across the country.

Food not an attraction at Salang Beach in Tioman Island

Despite the food being generally a let down, Salang Beach is still worth a visit if you like diving and the laidback island life.

More racially charged incidents after PH took over, says PAS leader

A Melaka PAS leader says there is a series of 'deliberate' and 'motivated' acts to create mistrust between communities.

Mosto: For days when you’re feeling a little Italian in KL

Mosto Wine Bar & Restaurant offers wildly appetising Italian cuisine at surprisingly tame prices.

Macau: Land of amazing fruits, peanuts and chillies

History shows a number or fruits and vegetables were introduced into China from Macau including sweet potatoes, peanuts, watercress, pineapples, custard apples and chillies.

China’s Shandong bans live hogs, products from African swine fever areas

The move comes after China discovered another outbreak of the highly contagious disease on Thursday, its fourth since the country's first ever outbreak.

Chinese pig disease could impact trade talks

China's hog outbreak raises concerns for its pork industry.

China’s COFCO Meat imports pork from Chile, Europe as US trade...

The cost of imported pork from the US has significantly increased after Beijing imposed two sets of import duties on US pork in recent months in response to similar taxes by Washington.

Chinese President Xi’s favourite steamed buns vendor moving closer to IPO

Xi's visit drove business to the restaurant, with customers ordering the Uncle Xi combo of pork and onion buns, fried liver and stir-fried greens - and taking pictures at the table where Xi ate.

Organiser apologises for serving pork to Muslim journalists

Secretary of the Association for Protection and Development of Agriculture, Chai Siong Siow, says his staff made a mistake.

Lawsuit claims US pork companies conspired to inflate prices

Hormel Foods Corp, the JBS USA unit of Brazil’s JBS SA, WH Group Ltd’s Smithfield Foods Inc, and Tyson Foods Inc were among the companies accused of collusion to keep pork prices high.

Double whammy: US pork, fruit producers brace for second wave of...

Pork now faces cumulative import duties of 71%, not including value-added tax, according to a formula published on the website of China's finance ministry last week. Cumulative duties on fruit amount to 50%.

World’s largest pork producer becomes Hong Kong’s worst stock

WH Group Ltd., the world’s largest pork company, sank 3.6% on Tuesday at the midday break in Hong Kong, taking its three-day loss to 11% to become the year’s worst performer on the index.

Mexico set to impose 20% tariff on U.S. pork legs

Last week, Mexico said the retaliatory tariffs would apply to pork legs and shoulders from U.S. suppliers, which account for about 90% of the country’s $1.07 billion annual imports of the cuts.