Top UN officials visited Africa’s largest gene bank, which conserves traditional seeds that can play a critical role in advancing sustainable development on the occasion of the third International Conference on Financing for Development in
The UAE highlighted its commitment to achieve the goals of sustainable development in various sectors, including strengthening of food security at the local and international levels at a recent conference at The Hague in the Netherlands.
DuPont recently joined public and private sector leaders at Expo Milan 2015 to share examples of rural and urban innovations that address the global food security challenge.
During the event, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
Eleventh hour negotiations to win Indian approval for a breakthrough global trade pact may not have succeeded in the end despite initial signs of progress, sources involved in the discussions said on Saturday.
India is the most pr
India's lower house of parliament approved a plan worth nearly $20 billion on Monday to provide cheap grains to the poor, a key part of the ruling Congress party's strategy to win re-election.
Mondelez International (formerly known as Kraft Foods) has highlighted the need for the food industry to do more with less at the ongoing food and hospitality show Gulfood 2013 in Dubai.
Speaking at the Global Food Leaders’
Bahrain has signed a key agreement with China to promote food security in the kingdom by developing the agricultural and fisheries sectors.
Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry Under-Secretary for agriculture and mar
A new strain of foot and mouth disease (FMD) has hit Egypt and threatens to spread throughout Mena, jeopardising food security in the region, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Thursday.
There have been 40,222 suspect
As the GCC faces challenges of food security due to a shortage of natural resources, an improved collaboration between its member states is necessary to devise a sustainable agricultural system, an industry expert said.
Prof Abdulaziz Al H
Bahrain’s Nadir and Ibrahim Sons of Hassan Group has signed a $50 million agriculture investment deal with AMA Group Holdings, Philippines.
The deal is part of a total project worth $250 million which was launched two years ago and aims to