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Yesterday, Dr. Subhi M. Al Jumaily, Iraqi Senior Deputy Minister for Agriculture, concluded an official visit to the FAO Regional Office for Near East and North Africa that took place from 26-29 May. Dr. Subhi was accompanied by high officials from the Cabinet of the Prime Minister...
30.05.2013
Emirati women have received special privileges and continuous care and have played a central role in the traditional UAE society and are now playing a bigger role in the modern society, the Minister of Social Affairs said. Mariam Bint Mohammad Khalfan Al...
29.05.2013
Egypt's minister of agriculture will be meeting today with United Nations' FAO officials so as to tackle means of mutual cooperation and plans to bolster the food security in the country. Egypt's newly-appointed Agriculture Minister Ahmed El-Gizawy is expected within the few...
23.05.2013
Food prices are the single largest contributor to overall inflation in Saudi Arabia, according to a recent report issued by Jadwa Investment. Saudi Arabia's inflation rates reached an all-time high in April 2013, where food prices increased by an estimated...
21.05.2013
Water cooperation, use of marginal water in protected agriculture and water scarcity were the main focus of the World and Arab Water day in Dubai this year. To celebrate the day the Ministry of Environment and Water jointly with the UN Food...
01.05.2013