UAE

Seeds of Gulf-Africa agribusiness

When Gulf nations face food, security, and water scarcity issues, one response is to seek lucrative agricultural investments in fertile African lands. Yet, while such deals can bring benefits to the countries involved, there are also sizeable risks

Renforcement du refus du projet Elite Agro LLC dans le Bas-Mangoky

Bien que les responsables malgaches répètent que le Memorandum of Understanding signé avec la société Elite Agro ne concerne pas une vente de terres, en Serbie, la société Elite Agro LLC en compagnie d’autres sociétés Emiraties sont devenues les principales propriétaires de terres

Sucked dry

Companies from countries across the world have acquired fertile Nile-irrigated land for growing food crops, non-food agricultural commodities such as alfalfa, flowers, tobacco, and biofuels, rearing livestock and logging trees.

Vucic and Orban's agrarian policy

Serbia has neither clear rules of the game nor a development strategy for the agricultural sector, which is why the government confuses itself with Gulf State investors in secret meetings and makes real deals under the grain.