Saudi Arabia
08 Jan 2014 Jeune Afrique
Accaparement des terres : les pays du Golfe reculent
Face aux difficultés enregistrées en Afrique, les pays du Golfe réorientent leur stratégie d’investissement agricole vers des territoires moins risqués, notamment les États-Unis et l'Europe de l'Est.
04 Jan 2014 Saudi Gazette
Saudi company to invest in Sudan agri, animal projects
The executive director of the Saudi company Iktifaa announced that his company will establish agricultural and animal projects in Sudan’s state of Sennar and the Northern state to produce grain and cattle feed.
30 Dec 2013 Zawya
Overseas farm projects to be insured
The Agricultural Development Fund, the Islamic Development Bank and the Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment & Development are holding talks to provide insurance on the agricultural projects being funded by King Abdullah's Initiative for Saudi Agricultural Investment Abroad
30 Dec 2013 Reuters
Gulf states seek food security in Europe, US after African problems
The desert states of the Gulf are changing tack in their multi-billion dollar search for food security.
29 Dec 2013 Zawya
Portal to facilitate investments in agriculture abroad
Agriculture Minister Fahd Balghunaim will inaugurate Sunday a portal for the King Abdullah Initiative for Agricultural Investment Abroad.
07 Dec 2013 Arab News
Ethiopia OKs 361 Saudi investment projects
Ethiopian ambassador Mohammad Kabeera said his country has approved more than 361 investment projects to Saudi Arabia mainly in the agricultural sector.
23 Nov 2013 The Reporter
Ethiopia: Saudi Star rice project feels the pinch
The Pakistani company MCG Consulting, which had been working with Saudi Star Agricultural Development Plc on a rice farm in the Gambella Regional State, has pulled out of the project.
11 Nov 2013 Arab News
Saudi Arabia to target agro-investments abroad
Saad Khalil, director of King Abdullah's Initiative for Saudi Agricultural Investment Abroad, recently revealed that 35 countries have been targeted for agro-investment so far.
02 Oct 2013 PANA
Afro-Arab agric ministerial meeting opens in Riyadh
The second Afro-Arab Ministerial Meeting on Agricultural Development and Food Security opened in Riyadh with participants agreeing to strengthen Afro-Arab cooperation towards promoting ''sustainable and sensible investment in agriculture and food security''.
16 Sep 2013 Arab News
Kingdom seeks more private sector role in boosting food production
Saudi ag minister says his government is positioning itself as a facilitator for the Saudi private sector, seeking land and agricultural investments, and providing funds, credit, and logistics.
27 Jun 2013 Nouvelles de Roumanie
Roumanie : la grande ruée sur les terres agricoles
Selon l’association roumaine EcoRuralis, plus de 700.000 hectares, soit 6,5 % des terres arables du pays, seraient déjà aux mains de compagnies du Qatar, d’Arabie Saoudite ou de Grande-Bretagne.
20 May 2013 Reuters
Saudi investor to delay Sudan farm project over dollar curbs
A Saudi firm will hold off its planned project in Sudan to produce wheat and other basic food items until the government eases a ban to repatriate profits.

Saudi Arabia
  • Jeune Afrique | 08 Jan 2014 Accaparement des terres : les pays du Golfe reculent

    Face aux difficultés enregistrées en Afrique, les pays du Golfe réorientent leur stratégie d’investissement agricole vers des territoires moins risqués, notamment les États-Unis et l'Europe de l'Est.

  • Saudi Gazette | 04 Jan 2014 Saudi company to invest in Sudan agri, animal projects

    The executive director of the Saudi company Iktifaa announced that his company will establish agricultural and animal projects in Sudan’s state of Sennar and the Northern state to produce grain and cattle feed.

  • Zawya | 30 Dec 2013 Overseas farm projects to be insured

    The Agricultural Development Fund, the Islamic Development Bank and the Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment & Development are holding talks to provide insurance on the agricultural projects being funded by King Abdullah's Initiative for Saudi Agricultural Investment Abroad

  • Reuters | 30 Dec 2013 Gulf states seek food security in Europe, US after African problems

    The desert states of the Gulf are changing tack in their multi-billion dollar search for food security.

  • Zawya | 29 Dec 2013 Portal to facilitate investments in agriculture abroad

    Agriculture Minister Fahd Balghunaim will inaugurate Sunday a portal for the King Abdullah Initiative for Agricultural Investment Abroad.

  • Arab News | 07 Dec 2013 Ethiopia OKs 361 Saudi investment projects

    Ethiopian ambassador Mohammad Kabeera said his country has approved more than 361 investment projects to Saudi Arabia mainly in the agricultural sector.

  • The Reporter | 23 Nov 2013 Ethiopia: Saudi Star rice project feels the pinch

    The Pakistani company MCG Consulting, which had been working with Saudi Star Agricultural Development Plc on a rice farm in the Gambella Regional State, has pulled out of the project.

  • Arab News | 11 Nov 2013 Saudi Arabia to target agro-investments abroad

    Saad Khalil, director of King Abdullah's Initiative for Saudi Agricultural Investment Abroad, recently revealed that 35 countries have been targeted for agro-investment so far.

  • PANA | 02 Oct 2013 Afro-Arab agric ministerial meeting opens in Riyadh

    The second Afro-Arab Ministerial Meeting on Agricultural Development and Food Security opened in Riyadh with participants agreeing to strengthen Afro-Arab cooperation towards promoting ''sustainable and sensible investment in agriculture and food security''.

  • Arab News | 16 Sep 2013 Kingdom seeks more private sector role in boosting food production

    Saudi ag minister says his government is positioning itself as a facilitator for the Saudi private sector, seeking land and agricultural investments, and providing funds, credit, and logistics.

  • Nouvelles de Roumanie | 27 Jun 2013 Roumanie : la grande ruée sur les terres agricoles

    Selon l’association roumaine EcoRuralis, plus de 700.000 hectares, soit 6,5 % des terres arables du pays, seraient déjà aux mains de compagnies du Qatar, d’Arabie Saoudite ou de Grande-Bretagne.

  • Reuters | 20 May 2013 Saudi investor to delay Sudan farm project over dollar curbs

    A Saudi firm will hold off its planned project in Sudan to produce wheat and other basic food items until the government eases a ban to repatriate profits.



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