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2021.06.04
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Frabelle Fishing Corp. (FFC), one of the largest tuna fishing and canning operators in the Philippines, has expressed interest in exploring business opportunities in India, including buying raw produce and putting up canning facilities in the South Asian country. “India has a potential to...
2021.06.04
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Japan's agriculture ministry says Singapore has lifted all regulations on imports of Japanese food products. The measures were imposed following the 2011 accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The regulations required exporters of seafood and other products from Fukushima...
2021.06.04
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The cultivation of rice on a trial basis has begun in the Fukushima Prefecture town of Futaba, from where all residents were evacuated following the 2011 nuclear disaster. It will be the first rice crop in the town since Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.’s Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power...
2021.06.04
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India and Israel have signed “a three-year work program agreement” for development in agriculture cooperation, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare said on Monday. “Taking forward the ever-growing partnership in agriculture between Israel and India, the two governments have agreed to...
2021.06.04
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Amid the panic-buying seen following a surge in local COVID-19 infections, agricultural companies have begun to deliver "vegetable boxes" to people's homes. Vegetable boxes combine leafy vegetables, mushrooms, root vegetables, and fruits. The new products are also helping farmers who sustained...
2021.05.04
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A massive agriculture complex will be developed in Pocheon, Gyeonggi Province as part of a joint project between Korean and Chinese industry players, the Korea-China Private Economic Association announced Sunday. The agriculture complex, which would sit on a 250,000-square-meter parcel of land,...
2021.05.04
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The EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) has provided the Vietnamese agricultural sector with favourable opportunities for promoting export growth, while also posing challenges in terms of the implementation of the agreement. However, these challenges are also an important lever, helping...
2021.05.04
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An agricultural internship program between Taiwan and the Philippines formally kicked off Thursday, with 50 Filipino farmers expected to be sent to Taiwan for one year after completing a basic Mandarin language course. "The internship program is the first between the Philippines and Taiwan,"...

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