Indonesia, UAE sign 16 cooperation deals World

Indonesia, UAE sign 16 cooperation deals

Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed 16 cooperation agreements, including five government-to-government deals and 11 businesses-to-business ones.
Philippines to import 250,000 tonnes of rice in June World

Philippines to import 250,000 tonnes of rice in June

The Philippines, one of the world's top rice buyers, plans to import 250,000 tonnes of the grain next month, in order to increase stockpiles before the lean harvest season and offset potential crop damage during the typhoon season.
Rice exports increase sharply in January Business

Rice exports increase sharply in January

Vietnam exported nearly 315,000 tonnes of rice as of January 28, an increase of 46 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).
Indonesia to buy Vietnamese, Thai rice World

Indonesia to buy Vietnamese, Thai rice

The Indonesian government has announced its intent to purchase rice from Vietnam and Thailand through government-to-government deals and its representatives will soon begin negotiations.
Philippines likely to halt rice imports World

Philippines likely to halt rice imports

The Philippines is unlikely to import any additional rice this year given its current abundant supply, according to a source from the country’s Ministry of Agriculture.