29 Nov '17, 9am

#Durian, fruit that smells like rotten onions and dirty gym socks, is skyrocketing in #China

#Durian, fruit that smells like rotten onions and dirty gym socks, is skyrocketing in #China

The durian often invokes a love or hate relationship: aficionados describe the internal yellow carpels as a rich, butter-like custard, with hints of chives, powdered sugar, and caramel in whipped cream. (Reuters) Top News How to deal with perils of plastic items? All you want to know Why Donald Trump must grab this opportunity to get US trade policy right Labour reforms: Maharashtra shelving proposals worrying as it may affect job creation China’s love of a pungent, football-sized thorny fruit is skyrocketing, and Malaysia wants a piece of it. The value of China’s fresh imports of durian fruit has climbed an average of 26 percent a year over the past decade, reaching $1.1 billion in 2016, according to United Nations data. Thailand dominates that market, but Malaysian politicians are counting on durian diplomacy to expand access beyond frozen fruit pulp. A Malaysian durian ...

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The Chinese are going crazy for durian.

bloomberg.com 29 Nov '17, 3pm

Durians and durian-based products are the among the most-searched for items in China on e-commerce site Alibaba.com, said ...

Malaysia tries #durian diplomacy to enter Thai-...

bloomberg.com 28 Nov '17, 10pm

Durians and durian-based products are the among the most-searched for items in China on e-commerce site Alibaba.com, said ...

Plastic in the ocean smells like junk food to hungry anchovies

Plastic in the ocean smells like junk food to h...

news.mongabay.com 29 Nov '17, 4pm

Researchers created blends of algae- and bacteria-coated plastic, clean plastic, and plain seawater to test whether anchov...

New royal #durian to challenge Musang King

New royal #durian to challenge Musang King

straitstimes.com 29 Nov '17, 7am

KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Musang King, the Malaysian durian variety which reigns supreme among fans of t...

We Tried Durian, the World's Smelliest Fruit

youtube.com 01 Dec '17, 10pm

We had some people try durian for the first time, there were some mixed thoughts. Subscribe to our new channel, INSIDER fo...

Royal durian may dethrone Musang King

channelnewsasia.com 29 Nov '17, 11am

SINGAPORE: A "rare new" durian breed has made its debut in Malaysia and may topple the supreme Musang King as the "tasties...

Fresh durian sales thrive in Hong Kong, with Ch...

freemalaysiatoday.com 04 Dec '17, 3am

More businesses open in Hong Kong to cater for Musang King demand, which has made it a must-buy item like milk powder and ...

Chinese love for durian raises demand in Hong K...

themalaymailonline.com 03 Dec '17, 6am

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hypebeast.com 28 Nov '17, 10pm

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