Azerbaijan Seeks Chinese Investment in its Silk, Tea, and Cotton Industries

Azerbaijan develops its agricultural cooperation with China in new dimensions as it does in all other spheres of the economy. Deputy Minister of Agriculture Ilham Guliyev made the remark at a meeting with a Chinese delegation led by the chairman of the Board of the Beijing-based Norinco International Cooperation Ltd, Wang Yitong…Full Article: AzerNews Aug

Two Companies from Jilin Province Sign MoU to Construct Rice Storage Facility in Cambodia

A proposal for a massive warehouse and silo that has attracted two Chinese investors aims to fill the Kingdom’s conspicuous gap in paddy rice storage capacity, which still falls 60 percent short of the level needed for the country to achieve its goal of 1 million tonnes of annual rice exports…Full Article: The Phnom Penh

Jiangxi Enterprise to Construct Irrigation System in Ethiopia

A 3,000-hectare irrigation project built by China’s Jiangxi Water and Hydropower Construction is expected to be commissioned in October, an Ethiopian official said Friday [16 June 2017]. The statement by Bizuneh Tolcha, Director of Public Relations and Communications Directorate at the Ethiopian Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy (MoWIE), said the project costs 55 million

Bulgaria and China Sign Agreement to Establish Agricultural Zone

A joint declaration on the establishment in Bulgaria of an Agricultural Cooperation Demonstration Zone between China and Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) was signed here on Tuesday [23 May 2017]. Zhang Taolin, China’s Vice-Minister of Agriculture, and Tzvetan Dimitrov, Bulgaria’s Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry, signed the declaration in the presence of

Laos Signs MoU with China to Develop Agricultural Industrial Park to Complement Railway

Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China’s Xuanye (Lao) Co., Ltd/AVIC International Beijing Co., Ltd on a modern agricultural industrial park project in Laos. The agricultural industrial park will serve as a supporting project to the under-construction China-Laos railway, building a regional center of agricultural products trading, warehousing

China Donates Agricultural Machinery to Bangladesh

China on Tuesday [25 April 2017] handed over 6,004 pieces of farm machinery and agricultural equipment to Bangladesh’s Ministry of Agriculture under a grant aid program to help the country modernize its agriculture sector. Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ma Mingqiang handed over the farm machineries and agricultural equipments to Secretary of Bangladesh’s Ministry of Agriculture

COFCO Nutrition and Health Research Institute Signs Cooperation Agreement with New Zealand Government Research Institute

A planned joint China-New Zealand food research center will bring scientific and economic benefits to both countries, the head of a New Zealand government research institute said Friday [17 February 2017]. The center would see New Zealand’s AgResearch collaborating with China’s largest State-owned food company and the largest university food science and nutrition research department…Full

China Touts South-South Cooperation (SSC) Agricultural Project in Namibia

About 355 Namibian farmers and government staff have benefited from training with Chinese experts on skills from rice farming to compost making, said Namibia’s agriculture permanent secretary Percy Misika. Through a project under the Tripartite Agreement on South-South Cooperation (SSC) signed with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and China, which started in 2015 and

Chinese-backed Agricultural “E-village” Launched in Northern Dhaka

Bangladesh has launched a China-aided project to augment agricultural production by using cutting edge technologies. The “e-village” project was launched in Dhaka on Thursday [19 January 2017]. Bangladesh’s leading Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University in association with the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s ruling Bangladesh Awami League Party’s research wing, the Center for Research and