Russia unveils 'tasty' McDonald's substitute

It's a Russian revamp of an American icon. Fast food giant McDonald's pulled out of Russia in protest at the invasion of Ukraine and sold its restaurants here - more than 800 - to Russian businessman Alexander Govor. Today the first rebranded restaurants are reopening in Moscow. There's a new name: "Vkusno i Tochka", which ...

18:30 Et June 12, 2022

Russia-Ukraine War set to make bread more expensive

Russia's 10-day-old war on the nation of Ukraine, long known as Europe's breadbasket, is expected to push up prices on flour-based products such as bread, pasta, and biscuits. ...

13:30 Et March 5, 2022

UN Report Says 34% Food Served in West Asia Thrown Away

A new report by the UN Environment Program (UNEP) showed on Monday that over a third of the food served in the West Asian region is wasted. UNEP's ...

11:57 Et August 3, 2021

McDonald's sales growth breaches 2019 levels as pandemic curbs ease

McDonald's Corp on Thursday smashed Wall Street estimates for comparable sales and returned to pre-pandemic levels of growth as the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in a number of its ...

20:10 Et April 29, 2021

France: No ban on Halal slaughter

France on Thursday clarified that it upholds religious rites and has not issued any ban concerning the slaughter of poultry animals in line with Islamic principles, Anadolu news ...

21:32 Et March 25, 2021

Food Systems Account for over One-third of Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Study)

More than one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions caused by human activity can be attributed to the way we produce, process and package food, a UN-backed study published ...

17:18 Et March 10, 2021

Food prices gain again, with oil and sugar reaching multi-year highs: FAO index

World food prices continued to climb for the ninth consecutive month in February, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported Thursday. The FAO Food Price Index, ...

17:13 Et March 4, 2021

Morocco Joins Islamic Organization for Food Security

Morocco has officially joined the Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS) after signing the organization's statute in Jeddah on Thursday. The document was signed on the sidelines of ...

10:33 Et February 26, 2021

Restaurants in Portugal launch "Serving Heroes" initiative

Portugal's PRO.VAR national association of restaurants has launched the "Serving Heroes" initiative to prepare and deliver meals to health professionals who are fighting COVID-19 in the country's six hospitals. Sixteen restaurants in the cities of Braga, Coimbra, Lisbon and Porto plan to serve around 5,000 lunches to health professionals for 10 working days. The initiative ...

20:10 Et February 11, 2021

Morocco takes part in 13th Ministerial conference of Global Forum for Food and Agriculture

Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development and Water and Forests, Aziz Akhannouch, took part Friday in the 13th Ministerial Conference of the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture ...

11:15 Et January 23, 2021
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