Healthy eating initiatives
Healthier Choice Symbol (HCS)
The symbol, first used in 1998, enables the public to recognise a healthier product easily. As of last year, there are 2,800 HCS products available in the market.
There are sixsymbols, each of which focuses on a nutritional aspect of the product.
Healthier Hawker Programme
Hawkers in this initiative use at least one healthier ingredient - healthier salt, oil or whole grains - when preparing their food.
There are 16 eating places under this programme.
Interactive Diet and Activity Tracker
This app, which is the first in the world to be programmed with a scientifically-based algorithm specially designed for Singaporeans, helps users count their daily calorie intake.