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Friday, 21 January 2022

Singapore News

  • Singapore and Japan to promote food sci-tech

    Singapore |  News | 25 Oct, 2017

    Food Innovation and Resource Centre (FIRC) at Singapore has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with intellectual capital management services consultancy ICMG. The aim is to promote ...Read more

  • NEA to conduct food wastage audit

    Singapore |  News | 23 Oct, 2017

    In the coming month of December, the National Environment Agency (NEA) is expected to start a waste audit of shopping malls, hotels, supermarkets, hawker centres, food manufacturing and foo...Read more

  • Japanese rice to enter Singapore market

    Singapore |  News | 06 Oct, 2017

    A brand of Japanese rice, which touts itself as the world's most expensive rice, will be soon be available in Singapore. It is the first time the Japanese rice blend, called Kinmemai Premiu...Read more

  • Vitafoods Asia 2017 - Positive First Run in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | 27 Sep, 2017

    Vitafoods Asia 2017, the only dedicated nutraceutical event in Asia, took place on 5-6 September in its new Singapore location at Marina Bay Sands, bringing together many professionals and ...Read more

  • Researchers in Singapore to develop healthier food

    Singapore |  News | 26 Sep, 2017

    A research centre at Singapore Polytechnic has developed wholegrain yellow noodles made with beta-glucan, a soluble fibre, and rice noodles containing resistant starch, in a project funded ...Read more

  • Tackling food waste: Grand Hyatt, Singapore saves $100,000 a year, just by managing its waste

    Singapore |  News | 21 Sep, 2017

    The hotel has partnered with Biomax Technologies, an award-winning Singapore-based green company, to install a food waste management and recycling system on its premises that will convert 1...Read more

  • Singapore firm uses plants to develop meat alternative

    Singapore |  News | 19 Sep, 2017

    With a protein-rich offering derived from plants, but which tastes like chicken, a local start-up has set its sights on pleasing meat eaters while incurring a smaller environmental footprin...Read more

  • Nutrition based study launched in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | 01 Sep, 2017

    A two-year nutrition based study will be conducted by the new Nutritional Health for the Elderly Reference Centre, a partnership between Changi General Hospital and healthcare company Abbot...Read more

  • Temasek Poly launches two new nutrition courses

    Singapore |  News | 28 Aug, 2017

    Two new one-day courses on nutrition have been launched by Temasek Polytechnic (TP), reinforcing Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's rallying call for Singaporeans to take care of their health...Read more

  • Singapore researcher wins Rice Scientist award

    Singapore |  News | 21 Aug, 2017

    Dr Yin Zhongchao, 50, was named the Outstanding Rice Scientist of Singapore at the Association of South-east Asian Nations (Asean) Rice Science and Technology Ambassadors Award. To mark As...Read more

  • Singapore and South Australia collaborate for functional food innovation

    Singapore |  News | 26 Jul, 2017

    Singapore’s government enterprise body SPRING is joining forces with economic development agency Primary Industries and Regions South Australia (PIRSA) to collaborate on functional fo...Read more

  • Singapore to host Vitafoods Asia on Sept 5-6

    Singapore |  News | 29 Jun, 2017

    Vitafoods Asia, the event dedicated to the nutraceutical, functional food and beverages, and dietary supplement industries in Asia, announced the agenda for its 2017 Conference Pr...Read more

  • NUS researchers create a healthy beer

    Singapore |  News | 29 Jun, 2017

    A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have created a novel probiotic sour beer which is gut friendly. This new specialty beer incorporates the probiotic str...Read more

  • New technology for food testing

    Singapore |  News | 20 Jun, 2017

    Small and medium-sized enterprises in the food industry can look forward to launching their products more quickly, with the help of a new and more efficient food-testing system, unveiled at...Read more

  • Symrise launches new innovation centre

    Singapore |  News | 27 May, 2017

    Flavours and fragrances provider Symrise AG recently unveiled the Spark, its new eight-storey Asia-Pacific Innovation and Technology Centre, which marks the completion of phase one in the c...Read more