Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Tingo foods

Tingo Foods to build zero-emission solar energy plant

Global fintech and agri-fintech group MICT has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Tingo Foods has entered into a partnership with Evtec Energy to build a $150 million net zero carbon emission solar plant...

Vietnam farmers get aid for sustainable growth

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the UN’s rural development agency, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam have signed a loan agreement to promote inclusive and sustainable agricultural growth in the Mekong Delta. The...

ICRISAT, Eagle Genomics partner on food security

A new cooperation framework has been signed between the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and Eagle Genomics at the International Conference on Innovations to Transform Drylands to accelerate microbiome-based solutions...

Hoffmann names Christoph Peternell new managing director

Hoffmann, a global provider of high-quality packaging for infant-food, nutritional and wellbeing products, has named industry veteran Christoph Peternell as managing director for its tins business. He replaces André Seiler and will be based...

Seven Spring wants to cut back on plastic waste

In a bid to reduce pollution caused by plastic, Seven Spring, a tea brand from Gujarat, has introduced what it says is a 100% compostable tea bag sachet with zero plastic and aluminum in...

Progress and disappointment on climate change at COP27

At the conclusion of COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, on 19 November 2022 the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said, “From the beginning, this conference has been driven by two overriding themes: justice and ambition....

The ECG breakthrough at ALFT

The ALFT plant near Colombo was committed to defect-free production even earlier when it was running the Bobst 9-color gravure press with AVT’s 100% defect detection system and laminators from Bobst and Nordmechanica and...
Palm Oil

PM Modi’s Rs 11,000 crore push for domestic palm oil

Edible oils are crucial in the Indian kitchen. None can separate the oil from the kitchen. So it is surprising to many that India imports most of the edible oil it consumes from different...
India has agreed to give a loan of US$20 million to IFAD for tackling hunger and poverty in rural areas

India agrees to give a loan of US$ 20 million to IFAD

India has strengthened its commitment to fight hunger and poverty in rural areas by agreeing to loan US$ 20 million to the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). This financial agreement will help...
Akshay Chowdhry

Interview – Akshay Chowdhry, group vice president of Gemini Edibles & Fats (GEF) India

Akshay Chowdhry is the group vice president of Gemini Edibles & Fats (GEF) India that manufactures Freedom Healthy Cooking Oils. Chowdhry speaks about GEM’s product line, manufacturing facilities, packaging solutions, and the impact of...
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