Food Fight: Wealthy nations buying up land for food

This week, Saudi Arabia announced plans to invest in overseas fisheries, livestock and food production, and is reportedly trying to partner with Thai rice farms to lock in future supplies. Libya is in talks with Ukraine about growing wheat there, and as China tries to feed its expanding middle class, it’s looking to buy up farmland in Africa and South America.

Libye-Ukraine: Signature d'accords de coopération

La Libye et l'Ukraine ont signé un mémorandum sur l’exécution d'un projet de culture de 100 mille ha pour la production de céréales en Ukraine. Ce projet sera exécuté par le Portefeuille Libye-Afrique d’investissement et la société ukrainienne “Union Doytas”.