• 1,300,000 Ha of problems for Daewoo Logistics in Madagascar
    • Andrydago
    • 29 Nov 2008

    After a phone talk with one of my sources, I discovered that the branch office of Daewoo Logistics had nothing to do with it. Actually, the company which has dealt with this land matter was a Malagasy incorporated company: Madagascar Future Entreprise.

  • Daewoo-Madagascar
    • YouTube
    • 27 Nov 2008

    Video news clip on the Daewoo scheme in Madagascar

  • La grande braderie des terres africaines
    • Tribune de Geneve
    • 25 Nov 2008

    La Corée du Sud vient de louer la moitié des terres cultivables de Madagascar. Sur le continent noir, ce type de transaction se multiplie.

  • Razzia des pays riches sur les terres cultivables
    • Courrier International
    • 24 Nov 2008

    Afin d'accroître leur production agricole, certains pays occidentaux tentent de mettre la main sur des millions d'hectares au détriment des petits fermiers et des producteurs locaux.

  • Madagascar : La Corée du Sud loue la moitié des terres arables malgaches
    • Global Voices
    • 23 Nov 2008

    La Corée du Sud vient de louer la moitié des terres arables de Madagascar, selon le Financial Times. Ceci provoque un vigoureux débat dans la blogosphère malgache sur la souveraineté des Malgaches sur leurs terres et sur le développement économique.

  • Madagascar: South Korean Land Deal Sparks Controversy
    • Global Voices
    • 23 Nov 2008

    South Korea has just leased half of all the arable land in Madagascar according to the Financial Times. This has stirred quite a debate in the Malagasy blogosphere about land sovereignty and economic development.

  • The Breadbasket of South Korea: Madagascar
    • Time Magazine
    • 23 Nov 2008

    Tenant farming was popular in rural America until the Dust Bowl years of the Depression, but the practice is making a comeback on an epic scale in much of Africa.

  • Daewoo dément les informations de la presse
    • L'Express de Madagascar
    • 22 Nov 2008

    Daewoo logistics dément l’information selon laquelle un terrain de 1,3 million d'hectares a été octroyé à titre gratuit à Daewoo.

  • Rich countries launch great land grab to safeguard food supply
    • The Guardian
    • 22 Nov 2008

    Rich governments and corporations are triggering alarm for the poor as they buy up the rights to millions of hectares of agricultural land in developing countries in an effort to secure their own long-term food supplies.

  • Daewoo Logistic Corporation press release
    • Daewoo Logistics Coprporation
    • 21 Nov 2008

    "There is not yet any discussion about the fee because it will depend on the contract later, therefore the information released that DWL acquired a land for free is incorrect."

  • Mega maize project in Madagascar planned
    • All About Feed
    • 21 Nov 2008

    The South Korean company Daewoo Logistics wants to use 1 million hectares in Madagascar to grown maize. The company also wants to plant palm oil on the island.

  • Madagascar: South Korea corn deal not sealed yet
    • Reuters
    • 21 Nov 2008

    Madagascar has denied reaching agreement with South Korea's Daewoo Logistics to let it plant more than 1 million hectares of food crops on the Indian Ocean island.

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