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Agriculture

Abu Dhabi’s Al Dahra Agriculture, which runs a date farm at the Naute Dam in the Karas region of Namibia, has called for the establishment of Namibian consular representation in the UAE, an expedited travel documents proce...

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Abu Dhabi-based Al Dahra Agriculture is looking to produce 300,000 tonnes of wheat in Toshka, a southern region of Egypt’s desert, by the year 2016, its vice chairman confirmed. Al Dahra has three existing and ongoing pr...

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Cape Town’s National Assembly has voted to reopen South Africa’s land restitution programme and to extend the deadline for land claims until the end 2018 amid political infighting over the timeline, cost and the...

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On top of the wide range of sizeable research and business institutions present at the Global Forum for Innovation in Agriculture from across the GCC, African continent and the world, numerous NGOs also gathered to demonstrate t...

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Abu Dhabi has launched the very first Global Forum for Innovation in Agriculture (GFIA) in an opening ceremony headed by some of the greatest innovators currently working to lead the world forward by driving efficiency and susta...

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Abu Dhabi-partnered Parabel has successfully completed the first phase of a seven million dollar, high tech agro-investment to produces human food and animal feed in Entebbe, Uganda. The company’s project employs novel t...

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Dubai’s Abraaj Group has announced a partnership agreement with French food giant Danone to conduct a joint acquisition of Ghanaian dairy interest, Fan Milk International, in a transaction valued at more than $360m. Fan ...

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Abu Dhabi’s Masdar Institute is working with the African Agribusiness Knowledge Centre (AAKC), in association with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Harvard Kennedy School's Science, Technology, and ...

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Nahtam, a UAE-based social responsibility company, is planning to set up a sustainable farming system in Ghana on 1,600 hectares of land in the capital city of Accra that will produce organic food while offsetting carbon product...

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