Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Arab League: "Arab states 'must invest in Central Asian farmland'"

From The National (UAE):
ABU DHABI // Arab states should invest in Central Asian farmland to help to secure their future food supplies, a senior Arab League official said today.

Dr Mohammed Al Twaijri said Central Asia could be a better option than current investments in countries such as Sudan and Egypt, which may become unreliable because of political instability and complex trade laws....MORE
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