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Penang sets 2020 deadline for restaurants to clean up

Restaurants whose cleanliness levels drop to below 50% will be closed down by the local council.

Tales from the waiter: The 5 most annoying restaurant customers

Waiters have to deal with all manner of customers from the good to the ugly.

WhatsApp blocks ministry’s smoking ban hotline over snooping complaints

The hotline allows the public to send photographs of those who light up in no-smoking zones.

In Notre-Dame’s shadow, a ‘village’ faces uncertain future

Businesses in a village just outside the Notre Dame cathedral had been hit hard in the aftermath of the fire.

Disgraced US chef Mario Batali surrenders restaurants

The allegations were brought against the celebrity chef last year, and while Batali publicly apologised, he has denied all allegations.

Tiny S.Africa beach restaurant crowned best in world

A seven-course meal at the award-winning restaurant costs just $60.

Our customers fading away after smoking ban, restaurant owners say

Two bodies representing restaurants question the health minister's claim that business has picked up since the Jan 1 ban.

A New Year wish come true – foodpanda slashes delivery fees

Customers of on-demand food delivery service will pay less now as well as enjoy a minimum spend of RM10 nationwide.

Over 5,000 officers ready to enforce smoking ban, says health ministry

Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye says no additional funding required to monitor the smoking ban when it takes effect on Jan 1.

Sarawak says it’s not bound by smoking ban

The state government says it has autonomy on the matter.

6 months of warnings before smokers punished for violating ban, says...

The government admits it will have problems in enforcing the nationwide ban.

The year 2019 will see more high-brow Asian restaurants and French...

Here are some of the food trends predicted to define 2019.

Tokyo remains gastronomy capital with 3 new Michelin-starred restaurants

French fine dining restaurant L'Osier was promoted to the highest tier of the Michelin guide for Tokyo 2019, which denotes exceptional cuisine.

Restaurants to satisfy your late night cravings

The list of restaurants below is dedicated to those in need of a proper restaurant (not a roadside gerai) when in the mood for a late night snack.

Guan Eng promises to review list of goods under SST

The finance minister says some food items should not be taxed under SST.

SST threshold for restaurants pushed to RM1.5 million

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says this is to take into account feedback from restaurants and eateries which were unhappy with the initial RM500,000 threshold.

Michelin reveals new stars for Singapore 2018

Five new restaurants have unlocked their first Michelin star in the 2018 Singapore Michelin guide.

No GST but prices up at 30% of mamak restaurants, says...

Minister says ministry is now actively identifying restaurants that are still not lowering food prices.

Chipotle CEO plans marketing blitz, closing up to 65 stores

Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol intends to close up to 65 underperforming restaurants and revamp the franchise's marketing.

Kula on local cooks ruling: It was just a suggestion

Human resources minister says it is an attempt to reduce the dependence on foreign workers.

‘Local cooks’ ruling leaves sour taste among restaurant owners

Malaysians won't work for low salaries and customers won't pay more for their food, say restaurant owners, calling for quotas or time to train locals.

Only local cooks allowed in restaurants, says Kulasegaran

The human resources minister says operators have until the end of the year to comply with the regulations.

Pizza delivery man facing US deportation order granted stay

Immigration agents arrested Pablo Villavicencio, 35, at the Fort Hamilton military base in Brooklyn, New York on Friday where he had gone to make a delivery.

What’s more important in food: flavour or filth?

Restaurants and hawker stalls with questionable hygiene are nothing new, but this needs to change.