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Tom Yum Crunch launched The unique spiced Tom Yum Crunch was launched on Sunday at the flagship KFC outlet in Gulshan, in presence of Akku Chowdhury, Managing Director and CEO of Transcom Foods Ltd and celebrity friends Munmun and Tishma. The launching ceremony included a brief speech by Akku Chowdhury and the celebrity friends of KFC, followed by a formal photo session and ... Read More »

Laura Bonapace Chaudhury again secures top International Award Out of more than 5,000 submissions from 25 countries Laura Bonapace Chaudhury is named a Gold Medal winner in the 2013 Summit Creative Award® competition for her design of the Izumi Japanese Restaurant menu. Izumi  located in Gulshan, Dhaka is renowned as one of Bangladesh’s finest restaurants. The menu was printed on conqueror paper from Paper Studio, Bangladesh and ... Read More »

Amendment for food security Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has proposed an amendment to create an emergency stock of foodgrains in his 2013-14 budget.  It aims at creating higher storage capacity and better stock management to ensure food security. The 78-year-old Finance Minister, while presenting the Tk 2.22 trillion budget on Thursday, said in his speech: “To ensure food security and fair ... Read More »

US Muslims facing problem with ‘halal meat’

International Desk The reliability of the establishments claiming to possess a ‘halal meat certificate’ is raising concerns among Muslims living in the United States since the owner of the biggest halal slaughter facility said 60 percent of ‘halal’ certified meat was not actually halal. The demand for ‘halal meat’ from millions of Muslims in the US is met by many ... Read More »

Small business, food production needed to ensure urban food security, Rajshahi Substantial and sustainable promotion of small business and urban food production has become indispensable for freeing the slum community from poverty and hunger, speakers in some ceremonies have said. They viewed there are enormous opportunities of involving slum women in various income-generating activities especially small business and goat rearing for their long-cherished self- reliance. They made these observations ... Read More »

RFL ‘Best Buy’ outlet opens at Sutrapur RFL ‘Best Buy’ outlet has been inaugurated at Doyaganj 34/1 Monir Hossen Lane under Sutrapur in the capital on Monday. All RFL products, including RFL water pump, gas stove bathroom fittings, pvc pipe, sofa set, are available in the outlet. RN Paul, Director of RFL inaugurated the outlet where Nabanur Islam Khan Chief Operating Officer (Best ... Read More »

PRAN-Prothom Alo pickle competition end The 13th PRAN-Prothom Alo National Pickle Competition-2012 arranged at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the city on Saturday. A total of 12 women in four categories — Sweet, Sour, Hot and Mixed — awarded while another 35 participants awarded with consecutive prizes. Afroza Rahman Nipa’s pickle was awarded as ‘Pickle of the year’ and won Tk two lac as ... Read More »

Food Safety Act by June: Razzak Food and Disaster Management Minister Dr M Abdur Razzak on Thursday categorically said the government would finalize the ‘Food Safety Act-2013’ by June. The minister came up with the disclosure in a view exchange meeting with stakeholders on the draft of the act at CIRDAP auditorium in the capital. Abdur Razzak said, “The whole nation is today panicked over ... Read More »