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Nation 18 Oct 2020 | 7:00 AM

SMEs urged to venture into agriculture

KUCHING: The Entrepreneur De­­ve­lopment and Cooperatives Ministry (Medac) hopes to see more small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the country venture into the agricultural sector.

World 17 Oct 2020 | 3:34 AM

Interview: COVID-19 pandemic exacerbates Africa's food supply gaps: FAO official

ACCRA, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened an already dire food security situation in Africa, a top official of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said.

World 17 Oct 2020 | 12:55 AM

WFP calls for improvement of food security in Eastern Africa

NAIROBI, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- The UN World Food Programme (WFP) on Friday called for joint efforts from all stakeholders to improve food security in Eastern Africa.

World 16 Oct 2020 | 12:15 AM

Interview: Top FAO economist outlines food security challenges of pandemic, food waste

ROME, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- Worldwide hunger is on the rise, accelerated by a range of factors from the coronavirus pandemic to food waste, the chief economist with the Rome-based United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said.

World 14 Oct 2020 | 12:40 AM

Roundup: Uganda strives to balance food systems

KAMPALA, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- As the world is set to commemorate World Food Day on Friday in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, Uganda says it is striving to balance the food systems that have been also disrupted by the impacts of the virus.