The United Nations said on Thursday that it was readying food stocks for 1.5 million people in Syria as part of a 90-day emergency contingency plan to help civilians deprived of basic supplies after nearly a year of conflict.
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Bahrain is well stocked up on food as Ramadan gets underway, said officials, adding that a survey on subsidised foodstuff companies, hypermarkets and hotels has shown remarkable business activity.
The survey showed the Bahrain Flour Mills
Jordan has enough wheat stocks to cover its needs for another six months but a Russian export ban will force it to switch to more expensive US or Europe grains to maintain its stockpile, a grain official said on Tuesday.
The official, who
Southeast Asian food makers are reporting a sharp rise in demand on the back of a recovering global economy and rising incomes, suggesting the region's food-related shares may have more room to climb.
From wealthy Singapore to the rapi