• Vietnam invests in Mozambique’s agriculture
    • VOV
    • 26 Feb 2012

    More than 30,000 hectares of land in Nampula province will be handed over to Vietnam’s agricultural investors, according to Mozambique News Agency.

  • Local investors see potential in Africa
    • Tuoi Tre News
    • 26 Dec 2011

    Vietnam's Long Van 28 Company is planning to seek funding from the Government to invest in some 200,000 hectares of rice in Sierra Leone.

  • Vietnam group starts huge sugar project in Laos
    • Tuoi Tre News
    • 23 Nov 2011

    Vietnam’s Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group started work on the construction of a US$100 million sugar and sugarcane industrial cluster in Attapeu province, southern Laos.

  • Vietnamese to produce rice & rubber in Sierra Leone
    • Awoko
    • 24 Oct 2011

    Three weeks ago, a team of Vietnamese investors and their technical advisers visited Sierra Leone to conduct feasibility studies with the aim of entering the agribusiness sector in the country.

  • Hassad plans overseas investments
    • Gulf Times
    • 15 Oct 2011

    Hassad Food Company is keen to secure food supplies for Qatar at reasonable prices through local and international investments in various countries, according to an article in the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry memorial book ‘40 Years of Excellence and Achievement.’

  • Chinese lease Vietnamese land to grow sweet potatoes
    • VietNamNet
    • 11 Jul 2011

    Not only collecting sweet potatoes in Vietnam, Chinese have also been coming to Vietnam, leasing land to grow sweet potatoes to export to third countries.

  • UAE investments in Vietnam reach $3b
    • Gulf News
    • 13 May 2011

    UAE investments in Vietnam have reached $3 billion and are set to surge with local companies considering opportunities in agricultural lands, real estate and energy.

  • Global land grabbing: Eroding food sovereignty
    • PAN AP
    • 14 Jan 2011

    Land deals, whether as direct purchases or long-term leases, are being brokered in poor countries by advanced capitalist countries and their TNCs

  • Food reserve planned, but imports leave UAE vulnerable
    • The National
    • 12 Jan 2011

    Several national companies and even the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, the capital's sovereign fund, are planning investments in agriculture in countries as diverse as Vietnam, Cambodia, Pakistan, Australia, Romania and the United States.

  • Hassad to produce rice abroad for Qatar market
    • Peninsula
    • 07 Jul 2010

    State-backed food producing and marketing giant, Hassad Food Company, has plans to produce rice in India, Pakistan, the Philippines and Vietnam.

  • Rice/Cassava: Vietnamese, Chinese set to boost production in Edo
    • Business Daily
    • 05 Jul 2010

    Vietnamese and Chinese investors will cultivate 10,000 acres and 15,000 acres of land for rice and cassava in Edo State, Nigeria, respectively.

  • Transnational ‘land grabbing’ now a global concern
    • Malaya Business Insight
    • 13 Jun 2010

    "Land grabbing" will be featured on the agenda of a high-level conference on the rice industry in November 2010 in Vietnam, where 17 agricultural ministers will be in attendance.

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