• Thailand inks food security pact with GCC
    • Arab News
    • 30 Mar 2010

    The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the establishment of Thailand Food Security Stockpile and Distribution Center and Industry with the Board of Trade of Thailand.

  • Al Salam to set up $100m agri investment firm
    • Trade Arabia
    • 15 Nov 2009

    Al Salam Bank has announced plans to launch a new $100 million agricultural investment company in Bahrain which will focus on east Asia and Turkey.

  • Farmlands plan faces new blow
    • Gulf Daily News
    • 06 Sep 2009

    Bahrain and other Gulf countries' plan to buy agricultural land in Thailand to bolster their food supplies could be thwarted, it has emerged.

  • Terres arables : les étrangers en ligne de mire
    • Le Petit Journal
    • 25 Aug 2009

    Les étrangers volent-ils la terre des Thaïlandais ? Le débat enflamme l’ensemble de la presse locale. Malgré des lois strictes, qui font de la terre un bien national inaliénable, les fermiers thaïlandais s’estiment lésés.

  • GCC, ASEAN eye new trade bloc based on food, oil
    • Reuters
    • 30 Jun 2009

    Asian nations want to secure their energy needs, while Gulf Arab states are targeting investments in farmland to secure their food supply.

  • Al Salam Bank ventures into farming business
    • Gulf Daily News
    • 22 Jun 2009

    Al Salam and CP Group will jointly identify suitable agribusiness ventures that will generate attractive risk-adjusted returns while playing a proactive role in addressing food security in the region.

  • Bahrain's Al Salam, Charoen to invest in agcltr
    • Reuters
    • 21 Jun 2009

    Bahrain-based Islamic bank Al Salam said on Sunday it has signed an agreement with Thailand's agriculture and food company Charoen Pokphand Foods to jointly invest in agricultural businesses.

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