Japan grants Tunisia $1m to support vulnerable populations in three governorates

Japan has granted Tunisia $1 million to help the North African country assist vulnerable populations in three governorates gravely affected by the shortage of wheat and inflation, the Japanese mission has announced. The assistance, according to the Japanese embassy in Read more

India keeps Egypt on shortlist of countries for wheat export after heat wave impact

India has exempted Egypt from its ban on wheat exports after heat waves dealt a blow to the crop’s production, reports say. Egyptian Minister of Agriculture Al-Sayed El-Quseir reportedly Sunday told Bloomberg Agency that India’s decision of last week will Read more

AfDB raising $1b fund to sponsor wheat production in Africa amid Russia-Ukraine crisis

The African Development Bank, AfDB, is raising $1 billion to help increase local production of wheat in Africa to surf the commodity shortage caused by the Russia-Ukraine conflict, reports say. The Abidjan-based bank, according to its President Akinwumi Adesina, aims Read more