AgTech Economy EMEA Markets

UAE & Israel Ties May Yield Benefits For AgTech

In May 2022, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel signed a free trade agreement, which has led to a significant increase in bilateral trade between the two countries. Israel’s […]

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Economy Hydroponics International

WFP and Madagascar Partner to Transform Rural Communities

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Madagascar have launched an innovative project that aims to develop rural communities in the Androy and Anosy regions in […]

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Economy Events

President Marcos Pushes for Food Security at WEF

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. stressed the importance of food security through increased productivity in agriculture and fisheries during a session on nutrition security at the World Economic Forum in Davos. […]

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Economy Horticulture

Zimbabwe’s Horticulture Sector: Stagnant Despite Increased Prices

Zimbabwe’s horticulture export earnings remained unchanged at $71 million from Jan-Nov 2022 compared to the same period in 2021, despite a decrease in products sold and logistics issues such as […]

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AgTech Economy

Davos Forum To Discuss Strategies To Become Food Secure

Greenlabs, an Agtech company that has been named a WEF Global Innovator, will be sharing its strategies for resolving the global food crisis through digital solutions at the upcoming Davos […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Economy

Saudi Arabia Unveils USD 1Bn Investment Plan in Greenhouses

The Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture in Saudi Arabia, Eng. Abdulrahman Bin Abdul Mohsen Al-Fadhli has announced a plan to invest SAR 4 billion (USD 1Bn) in the expansion […]

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Economy

McKinsey Survey Show Farmers’ Willingness To Invest in AgTech

According to a poll of 5,500 farmers conducted by McKinsey & Company, strong crop prices are providing farmers reason for cautious optimism despite economic turbulence. Over the next two years, […]

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Economy International

USD 1.5Bn Funding Provided By Afreximbank To Carribbean

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member nations now have access to US$1.5 billion in finance thanks to the African Export-Import Bank’s (Afreximbank) Board of Directors. This comes after nine CARICOM member […]

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Economy

The Complexity Of The Energy Issue

2022 has seen perhaps an unprecedented energy crisis with prices skyrocketing across the globe and reaching all-time highs. Driven by numerous factors including the economic recovery from the pandemic’s lockdown […]

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Cannabis Corporate Economy

France’s State Council Revokes Order Prohibiting CBD Sale

An order prohibiting the sale and use of hemp flowers that have been infused with the cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive component of cannabis, has been revoked by the French Conseil […]

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