09 Apr 2016 Amwal Alghad
Saudi Al Rajhi Co. to pump $135mn in Egypt's Toshka until 2020
Saudi-based Al Rajhi International for Investment company targets injecting 1.2 billion Egyptian pounds (US$135 million) to reclaim 75,000 feddans in Egypt's Toshka project until 2020.
18 Feb 2016 AIAS
Scholars, activists & farmers join in Harare to address rural social justice
The African Institute for Agrarian Studies brought Southern scholars, activists, practitioners, and farmers to Harare, Zimbabwe to learn from each other’s work and experiences to advance social justice projects for the rural global South.
11 Dec 2015 Egypt Independent
Egypt, Sudan agree to remove obstacles facing development projects
The Egyptian-Sudanese Integration Company is implementing the Blue Nile State's Ad-Damazin project on an area of ​​about 100,000 acres and a meat project in White Nile State.
07 Dec 2015 Reuters
UAE's Jenaan exiting Egypt wheat investment in remote region
The company is investing instead in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Minya to grow olive and palm trees on 100,000 acres. The Minya project will be 100,000 acres.
03 Aug 2015 AL-Monitor
Egypt plans to raise crops in sub-Saharan Africa
Egyptian officials say they are pursuing food security farming projects in the DR Congo and Sudan, where they have recently been allocated 1 million acres.
09 Apr 2015 Sudan Tribune
Saudi, Egyptian officials discuss Sudan’s proposal for Arab food security
Sudan is hosting the agriculture ministers from Egypt and Saudi Arabia for discussions on a proposal made by president Omer Hassan al-Bashir to use his country’s vast fertile lands to achieve Arab food security.
30 Mar 2015 MENAFN
Almarai announces new investments, studies acquisition
Almarai said to be among Saudi companies that plan to expand their business in Egypt, along with food oil firm Saffola and Jannat Agriculture Investment Company.
30 Mar 2015 Egypt Daily News
Egypt’s farmland offers minimal incentives to Arab investors
Economist of CI Capital says farming sector requires “more corporatisation”, as the majority of the country’s arable areas of land, largely extending along the river Nile, are family-owned.
13 Mar 2015 Amwal Alghad
Sudan plans Investments in Egypt's Agriculture Sector
Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir clarified that Sudan has the land and water and Egypt has the human resources and expertise while gulf countries can provide financing.
11 Dec 2014 Ecofin
Japan Solutions Food lance une usine de transformation de fruits en Egypte
JSF créera également de nouvelles unités de production horticole pour exportation vers le marché japonais
09 Dec 2014 Ecofin
Egypte : deux compagnies émiraties s’associent au gouvernement pour produire du blé dans les régions désertiques
Al Dahra et Jenaan travaillent avec le gouvernement égyptien à la création d’une joint-venture destinée à produire du blé dans des régions désertiques en Egypte.
09 Dec 2014 Radio Dabanga
Sudan allocates 100,000 acres to Egyptian farmers
The Sudanese Minister of Investment, Dr Mustafa Osman Ismail, told reporters in Khartoum on Sunday that farmlands have been reserved for interested Egyptian farmers at a rate of 10 acres (4 ha) each.


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