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  • Number of mobile phone users to surpass 5bn this year

    BARCELONA: The number of mobile phone users globally will surpass five billion by the middle of this year, according to a study released on Monday by GSMA, the association of mobile operators...

    With populations in Asia, and notably India, on the rise, the number, which stood at 4...

  • Labs provided equipment for testing fortified foods

    LAHORE: A two-day international workshop that concluded here on Tuesday provided laboratory equipment and training to eight public laboratories for testing fortified foods...

    Published in Dawn, April 22nd, 2015On a mobile phone? Get the Dawn Mobile App: Apple Store | Google Play...

  • FDA to cut trans fats from processed foods

    NEW YORK: The US Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday made good on its proposal to effectively ban artificial trans fats from a wide range of processed foods, from microwave popcorn to frozen pizza, saying they raise the risk of heart disease...

    Published in Dawn, June 17th, 2015On a mobile phone? Get the Dawn Mobile App: Apple Store | Google Play...

  • Dutch company to acquire Engro Foods Ltd

    KARACHI: A Dutch dairy cooperative is set to buy out food giant Engro Foods Limited with an investment of around $460million, in what would amount to the largest private sector takeover by a foreign firm in the country's history...

    FrieslandCampina International Holding BV intends to acquire a 51 per cent stake of Engro Foods Limited, one of the largest listed companies at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX), a notification on the...

  • Dutch firm buys Engro Foods for $450m

    KARACHI: Engro Corporation has finally entered into an agreement with a Netherlands-based dairy cooperative to sell up to 51 per cent shares in its subsidiary Engro Foods at an estimated cost of $448 million...

    Earlier on March 3, FrieslandCampina announced that it intended to acquire up to 51pc of voting shares of Engro Foods in line with local takeover laws...

  • Engro Foods’ profit drops by 25pc to Rs2.4bn

    KARACHI: Engro Foods posted a net profit of Rs2...

    “We attribute the decline in revenue to a heated competition in the dairy segment owing to the entrance of new players (Dostea, CupShup etc), especially in the tea-whitening category, which has affected the sale of Engro Foods’ largest dairy brand Tarang,” according to Topline Securities...

  • WHO concerned over sugary baby foods

    COPENHAGEN: Commercial baby foods often contain too much sugar and display confusing ingredient lists, according to a UN report that proposed new guidelines on Monday to improve infant diets...

    The WHO noted that while foods that naturally contain sugars, such as fruits and vegetables, can be appropriate in young child diets, “the very high levels of sugars present in commercial products is a cause for concern”...

  • Mobile phone, internet services suspended in Karachi today

    KARACHI: Mobile phone and internet services will remain suspended in Karachi, Hyderabad and Sukkur on Friday [today] for 12 hours on advice of the law enforcement agencies as a security measure for Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH), officials said...

    Traffic planThe Karachi traffic police issued a detailed traffic plan for Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH) processions suggesting alternative roads to commuters using the routes of the processions...

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