Highly sweet beverages must also carry label to signal they are unhealthy.
Company attributes it to losses in its sugar business and lower crude palm oil prices but expects to do better by end of the year.
Competition from other crops shrinks the planted area in Pakistan’s biggest growing province, a government official says.
The food and beverage industry is under pressure from consumers and governments to make healthier products.
Sugar output in India may drop to a three-year low next season from a record as dry weather shrivels cane plants in some major growing areas of the country.
They are able to save 10% to 20% in production costs compared to buying sugar from Malaysia's two refineries.
Have as many cups of your favourite beverage with this 'revamped' condensed milk sweetener - but without the fear of consuming too much white sugar.
The company recorded a profit before interest and tax of RM78 million in the first quarter of the year, a 19% decline compared with the previous corresponding period.
People are now shifting to a much more healthier lifestyle as they shift to a low sugar diet.
MSM’s wager on China follows a tumultuous time for the global sugar market.
People are also eating far too few whole grains, fruit, nuts and seeds to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
New German research found that drinking soda and other sugar-sweetened drinks appear to be linked with more severe symptoms and disability in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS).
Jakarta asks for 5% cut in India's import tax to match 45% tariff that New Delhi charges on products from Malaysia.
Using only three basic ingredients, these traditional cookies are super easy to make.
Also referred to as Ghee Cookies, these balls are coated in milk powder and icing sugar in the final stage, for that extra oomph.
The new study also contributes to the growing body of evidence of the negative health consequences of drinking sugar-sweetened beverages.
Food and beverage manufacturers will benefit the most as they may be able to get sugar at a lower price elsewhere.
Electricity from sugar cane accounts for 14% of the island's needs and nearly a quarter of daily consumption when combined with solar, wind and hydro sources.
The lower sugar tax comes on top of reductions in fuel prices and income taxes this week.
New research suggests that sugar found in sweetened beverages could increase the risk of type 2 diabetes more than sugars found in other foods.
60-70% of diabetics experience some form of neuropathy, which is a type of nerve damage caused by long-term high blood sugar levels.
Cuba has been obsessed with diversifying its economy and making it less dependent on sugar exports, but that has led to underinvestment.
Having diabetes may seem like a world of never-ending restrictions but the good news is that even a tiny change can make a huge impact on your health.
Unicef and WHO say other measures are needed to tackle obesity in Malaysia, such as education strategies, subsidies on health food and food marketing regulations.