• The secret sale of a country
    • The Times
    • 02 Jul 2011

    Investors, such as Jarch Management and Nile Trading and Development, are buying up huge tracts of fertile land in Southern Sudan.

  • Kingdom to double wheat reserves
    • Reuters
    • 15 Jun 2011

    Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Agriculture calls Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine “probable countries of investment” in farmland and confirms Kingdom's continued interest in farmland in south Sudan.

  • New fear of civil war in Sudan
    • IPS
    • 13 Jun 2011

    The escalation of violence around the north-south border in the run-up to Sudan’s big divide has sparked fears of a new civil war, but experts contend that the issue is more about land and water rather than oil.

  • Hedge funds 'grabbing land' in Africa
    • BBC
    • 08 Jun 2011

    Hedge funds are behind "land grabs" in Africa to boost their profits in the food and biofuel sectors, a US think-tank says

  • South Sudan : Nile Trading and Development Inc. land lease agreement.
    • The Oakland Institute
    • 01 Sep 2008

    The largest land deal in South Sudan to date was negotiated between Nile Trading and Development Inc. (NTD) and Mukaya Payam Cooperative in March 2008. The 49-year land lease of 600,000 hectares allows NTD full rights to exploit all natural resources in the leased land

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