Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Pengxin Group Co Ltd is set to become the largest farmland owner in Australia if it is successful in the acquisitions of two cattle farms for A$1 billion ($720 million).
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran has launched agricultural cultivation in Kazakhstan, marking its first farmland investment overseas as the Middle Eastern country seeks to secure food supplies amid a lingering drought.
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi Corporation has bought a 20 per cent stake in global-agri business Olam through two transactions as the companies launch a strategic partnership.
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
A video discussing large scale land acquisitions in Zambia, and the risks they pose to those who derive their livelihoods from the land.
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
China has confirmed the continuation of a $1.2 billion rubber and rice investment deal in Sierra Leone, covering 135,000 hectares, that was signed in 2012.
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
A leader of a group trying to seize a 1,400-rai oil palm plantation run by Thai Pattana Co, a joint operation of a foreign investor and his Thai business partner, was shot dead while leaving the farm on motorcycle.
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Un nuevo informe de la Unión Nacional de Campesinos de Mozambique (UNAC) y de GRAIN muestra que hay una ofensiva colonial por apoderarse de las tierras agrícolas de África.
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Les associations et Coordinations d’associations de victimes de l’accaparement des terres au Mali étaient face à la presse pour marquer leur détermination à continuer la lutte.
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Investors have poured tens of millions of dollars into a war torn landscape in northern Uganda now dotted with tracts of maize, rice, sunflower, sesame and commercial forests.
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
If Black Soil Capital Partners gets its way, the fields of Heilongjiang will be consolidated under long-term leases from farmers, giving way to a modern, industrialized US-style business model.
31 Aug 2015 Scoop
More land goes into foreign hands for dairying
European interests extending their dairy holdings in New Zealand are among the latest land sale approvals for foreign buyers, says New Zealand First.
31 Aug 2015
Large-scale agricultural investments threaten right to food of small-scale farmers in Tanzania’s Southern Highlands
New report published by Misereor is based upon first-hand interviews with farmers in four villages of Tanzania’s Southern Highlands utilizing a right to food framework.
28 Aug 2015 Kalewche
Argentina: Caza de brujas
En la audiencia que formalizó la incorporación de la multinacional Benetton como querellante, se dio a conocer el fichaje de vecinos vinculados a la Asamblea del No a la Mina y de periodistas.
24 Jul 2015 Senegal land grab on the verge of implosion Re:Common
24 Jul 2015 Senegal, progetto di land grabbing sull'orlo dell'implosione Re:Common
23 Jul 2015 Palm oil land grab during Liberian ebola crisis caused abuses TeleSur
23 Jul 2015 New Zealand: Labour loses bid to tighten farmland sales
23 Jul 2015 Liberia: une firme accusée d'exploiter Ebola Le Figaro
23 Jul 2015 Report accuses Cambodian elite of land grabbing frenzy Video News
23 Jul 2015 Pro-Savana will not expropriate land, government says AIM
23 Jul 2015 Cameroun - Secteur foncier: Les pratiques de corruption gagnent du terrain 237online
23 Jul 2015 Cambodge : la politique d’accaparement des terres du gouvernement a fait 60 000 nouvelles victimes depuis 2014 FIDH
23 Jul 2015 Palm oil in Liberia: violence, threats, and false promises Global Witness
23 Jul 2015 Liberians 'pressured to sell land' for palm oil plantations BBC
22 Jul 2015 The ‘Brazil of Africa': How development institutions are financing land grabs in the DRC Africa is a Country
22 Jul 2015 Government 'rubber stamps' $6 billion worth of farm sales to overseas buyers Stuff
22 Jul 2015 The scramble for Africa lives on in the 21st Century Afrikan Post
22 Jul 2015 Chinese company has to go back to square one with Overseas Investment Office Stuff
21 Jul 2015 Mounting complaints put Wilmar under scrutiny Eco-Business
21 Jul 2015 Cambodia: Protesters decry ‘land grabbing’ Phnom Penh Post
20 Jul 2015 Les investisseurs chinois invités à profiter du potentiel de l'agriculture de la Zambie Xinhua
20 Jul 2015 Afrique : apprivoiser l’accaparement des terres Afrik.com
19 Jul 2015 Zambia eyes Chinese investment in tapping into agriculture potential: minister Xinhua
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