Syria's efforts to step up food purchases are being thwarted by sellers unwilling to risk delays in payments from frozen foreign bank accounts.
Civil war and a deepening humanitarian crisis have prompted the government of Pres
Abu Dhabi's Agthia Group has begun work on a food complex with a flour mill and silos with a 50,000 tonne capacity to store wheat as part of efforts to ensure the UAE's food security, it said on Monday.
Saudi Arabia's state-run Grain Silos and Flour Mills Organization (GSFMO) said on Tuesday it would privatise its flour grinding mills by creating four companies, but will continue to import wheat and sell it to the mills.
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Grand Mills, one of the UAE’s leading flour manufacturers, has unveiled its new brand identity to highlight the company's all new “live healthy” approach.
The new look presents a modern and consumer-friendly approach that also meets severa
Grand Mills, the fully owned entity of Agthia Group, will exhibit a live bakery counter at Gulfood 2009, which will highlight the versatility of the company's products.
Gulfood 2009 is being held in Dubai from February 23 to 26.
Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemicals are expected to award the engineering, design and project management contracts for the giant Ras Tanura petrochemical plant by the end of July, industry sources said.
Dow's investment in the plastics and che