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World - War in Ukraine
4/11/2024 2:30:00 PM
Hungary's government will place new restrictions on the import of Ukrainian agricultural products, the country's agricultural minister said Thursday, a move designed to protect Hungarian farmers from market fluctuations caused by cheaper Ukrainian imports.

World - War in Ukraine
9/12/2023 5:15:50 PM
The Polish government on Tuesday agreed to extend a ban on Ukrainian grain imports unilaterally even if the current EU restrictions expire on September 15.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Entre nous
9/5/2023 10:42:10 PM
Rich in fruit, vegetables, whole grains, olive oil, fish and legumes as well as minimal amounts of red meat, highly processed and fried food, the Mediterranean diet has long been linked with improved health

World - War in Ukraine
7/9/2023 7:05:52 PM
Turkey has taken a "fair and balanced stance" in the Russia-Ukraine conflict and strengthened ties with both countries, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said late on Saturday.

World - Africa
4/6/2023 11:48:41 AM
Ugash Adan Abdulahi shook a jerry can. Inside rattled a few grains of sorghum -- the only food to last his family another 10 days in Kenya's overwhelmed Dadaab refugee camp.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
3/21/2023 8:33:49 PM
Magda Shahin argues against Egypt’s withdrawal from the UN Grains Trade Convention

Business - Economy
3/19/2023 2:58:27 PM
Egypt decided to withdraw from the decades-old United Nations Grains Trade Convention (GTC) because it had not received the desired benefits from the agreement during the Ukraine-Russia crisis, announced Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali Moselhi on Saturday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
3/14/2023 9:28:06 PM
Nader Noureddin presents his take on why Egypt has withdrawn from the UN Grains Trade Convention

Egypt - Economy
3/10/2023 7:15:56 PM
The Egyptian government has given notice that it will withdraw from the United Nations Grains Trade Convention (GTC) by the end of June 2023, according to the official website of the multinational treaty.

World - War in Ukraine
3/7/2023 8:39:21 PM
Ukraine on Tuesday appealed for international efforts to keep open Black Sea shipping lanes used to carry millions of tonnes of grain to African nations.

World - War in Ukraine
11/3/2022 6:44:38 PM
Ten million metric tonnes of grains and foodstuffs have left Ukraine in the past three months, the UN chief said Thursday, calling for the renewal of a deal vital to "reducing the risk of hunger" worldwide.

War in Ukraine - Economy
10/3/2022 7:47:39 PM
The agreement on exporting grains from Ukraine agreed with Moscow and Kyiv has brought down global food prices, said Monday a UN chief who helped broker the deal.

World - Region
7/31/2022 4:42:53 PM
A section of Beirut's massive port grain silos, shredded in the 2020 explosion, collapsed on Sunday after a weekslong fire triggered by grains that had fermented and ignited in the summer heat.

Egypt - Society
7/28/2022 11:31:00 PM
Egypt has received all the wheat shipments for which it had signed agreements with Russia and Ukraine prior to the war between the two countries, with the exception of one 63,000-ton shipment, Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali Moselhy said.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/27/2022 12:43:21 PM
Shipping companies are not rushing to export millions of tons of trapped grain out of Ukraine, despite a breakthrough deal to provide safe corridors through the Black Sea. That is because explosive mines are drifting in the waters, ship owners are assessing the risks and many still have questions over how the deal will unfold.

Egypt - Society
7/17/2022 6:15:53 PM
Egypt's General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), the country's ’s grains buyer, announced on Sunday a tender for an unspecified amount of wheat from five imports origins, namely the US, Canada, Australia, Argentina, and Brazil.

Egypt - Society
7/7/2022 9:54:45 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Supply Ali Moselhi has recently said his ministry plans to add sweet potato to subsidised bread due to the global grains crisis. Moselhi's remark made headlines and raised questions among the public about the plan which is still being studied.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/20/2022 10:48:14 PM
Russia on Monday blamed the "destructive" stance of the West for soaring grain prices that have sparked fears of a global food crisis following Moscow's military operation in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/20/2022 6:18:50 PM
Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Monday that Africa was "a hostage" of Russia's war on Ukraine which has spurred global food shortages and famine fears across the African continent.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/12/2022 4:40:06 PM
The European Commission proposed helping Ukraine export its wheat and other grains by rail, road and river to get around a Russian blockade of Black Sea ports, which is preventing those critical supplies from reaching parts of the world at risk of food insecurity.

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