Depending solely on the rains to either yield a good rice crop or leave their fields dry and barren, farmers in this village in northeastern Thailand, the country’s poorest region, led a precarious and back-breaking existence. Then they discovered bugs.
Burger King is in talks to buy Tim Hortons and form a new publicly listed company based in Canada.
By Amy R. Remo
Teddy’s Bigger Burgers, a hamburger chain based in Hawaii, is set to open nine branches in the Philippines, which may serve as the company’s base for further expansion in Southeast Asia.
A unit of food and plastic input manufacturer D&L Industries has bagged an Asia-Pacific supply deal with Ventura Foods, a leading US food manufacturer.
By Tina G. Santos
Consumer goods giant Nestlé Philippines Inc. has voluntarily recalled a batch of one of its infant formula products after finding that it lacked some nutrients, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said on Thursday.