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Several new agricultural plants open in Almaty Oblast

Several new agricultural plants open in Almaty Oblast to contribute to the food security of the region.

Several new agricultural plants open in Almaty Oblast
Photo courtesy of the Chairman of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine Sergey Bochkovsky's Facebook page
Ukraine receives humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan

Humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan has arrived to Ukraine.

Ukraine receives humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan
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McDonald's putting big-sized fries back on the menu in Japan

McDonald's said that an emergency airlift has eased a french fries shortage in Japan which forced the chain to ration the crispy treat at more than 3,000 restaurants.

McDonald's putting big-sized fries back on the menu in Japan
London food bank busy as Christmas approaches
London food bank busy as Christmas approaches

Food bank use in Britain is growing rapidly and Christmas has been a particularly busy time for centres like the one run by a Christian charity.

London food bank busy as Christmas approaches
Smelling sweet: the Bulgarian deodorant that you eat
Smelling sweet: the Bulgarian deodorant that you eat

There are sprays, roll-ons and sticks. Now one Bulgarian candy-maker is offering a new kind of deodorant: in the form of delicious sweets.

Smelling sweet: the Bulgarian deodorant that you eat
Fast-food workers strike across US for $15 minimum pay
Fast-food workers strike across US for $15 minimum pay

Fast-food workers and others in low-pay jobs launched one-day strikes and protests across the United States demanding a $15 an hour minimum wage and union rights.

Fast-food workers strike across US for $15 minimum pay
Americans urged to stop wasting food
Americans urged to stop wasting food

In the run-up to Thanksgiving, a holiday to celebrate bountiful harvests, Americans are being urged to stop wasting food so much.

Americans urged to stop wasting food
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Customs Union may ban food additive that keeps fruits fresh

The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan may ban E912 food additive that makes fruits look shinier and keeps them fresh longer.

Customs Union may ban food additive that keeps fruits fresh
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Kazakhstan to see first McDonald's in 2015

I treat McDonald's brand with a great respect; it is one of the most recognizable in the world. It’s a privilege to be a partner of the brand in my home country. We are looking forward to starting works to launch the first McDonald's in Kazakhstan: Kairat Boranbayev.

Kazakhstan to see first McDonald's in 2015
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Kazakhstan's Majilis ratifies Charter of Islamic Organization for Food Security

Majilis, the lower chamber of Kazakhstan’s Parliament, has ratified the Charter of Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS), a subsidiary of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (IOC).

Kazakhstan's Majilis ratifies Charter of Islamic Organization for Food Security
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Russia cannot limit food transit from EU to Kazakhstan: Vice Minister of National Economy

Russia may try to impose limitations on food transit from the European Union to Kazakhstan to prevent re-export of goods to Russia.

Russia cannot limit food transit from EU to Kazakhstan: Vice Minister of National Economy
At Halloween, pumpkin spice is everything nice
At Halloween, pumpkin spice is everything nice

While youngsters dress up as ghosts and goblins and go door to door for Halloween, grown-ups across the United States are indulging in all things pumpkin spice.

At Halloween, pumpkin spice is everything nice
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Virus-free potato to hit Kazakhstan market in 2016

Kazakhstani scientists have developed virus-free potato that will soon hit the shelves of Kazakh stores.

Virus-free potato to hit Kazakhstan market in 2016
Future of food served up in Paris
Future of food served up in Paris

Countries are vying to conquer global plates, and palates, with their homegrown specialities at the International Food Fair.

Future of food served up in Paris
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Sex-pasta in Ust-Kamenogorsk: boiled male genitalia

Sex-pasta shaped as male genital hit the Ust-Kamenogorsk groceries.

Sex-pasta in Ust-Kamenogorsk: boiled male genitalia
Russia probes McDonald's children charity
Russia probes McDonald's children charity

Russian prosecutors have launched a probe into a charitable fund run by the McDonald's restaurant chain, the organisation's director said.

Russia probes McDonald's children charity
Apple dessert made by British chef Cherish Finden ©Alisher Akhmetov
Aport apples should become symbol of Kazakh cuisine: British chef

Desserts with Aport apples may be a way to enrich Kazakh national cuisine.

Aport apples should become symbol of Kazakh cuisine: British chef
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Kazakhstan to export lamb to Bahrain and later to China and Iran

Kazakhstan's agriculture development holding KazAgro has started exporting meat to Bahrain.

Kazakhstan to export lamb to Bahrain and later to China and Iran
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Nazarbayev urges to focus on livestock industry development in North Kazakhstan

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev checked on the state of grain crops at Kutuzovka-Alibi fields and the goods produced by the local farmers.

Nazarbayev urges to focus on livestock industry development in North Kazakhstan
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Baltics most vulnerable to Russia food sanctions: EBRD

Lithuania and fellow Baltic states Estonia and Latvia are the countries most vulnerable to a Russian block on EU food exports.

Baltics most vulnerable to Russia food sanctions: EBRD