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MME lines up 39 projects to achieve food security

MME lines up 39 projects to achieve food security

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has lined up 39 new projects to achieve food security in the country, a senior official has said.

Qatar achieves miraculous progress in food security: official

Qatar achieves miraculous progress in food security: official

Qatar’s progress in food security since the blockade was declared against the country in June 2017 is something miraculous in such a short time, a senior official of a Qatar Foundation entity has said.

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Lessons learnt from the blockade in terms of food security have led to the development of a number of strategies in this area, and this resulted in Qatar being one of the least-affected countries when the Covid-19 crisis began.

MME-Qeeri strategic drive on implications of Covid-19 on food security

MME-Qeeri strategic drive on implications of Covid-19 on food security

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and Qatar Energy and Environment Research institute (Qeeri) participated in a video conference in the fifth meeting ...

GCC commerce ministers stress need to promote food security in Gulf region

GCC commerce ministers stress need to promote food security in Gulf region

The GCC Commerce Ministers have highlighted the need to promote food security, and ensure the continuity of food supply chains and medical supplies for residents of Gulf countries ...

Minister says food security is top priority

Minister says food security is top priority

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaie said Qatar considers food security a top priority, given it is one of the most important issues.

Qatar has made great progress in achieving food security

Qatar has made great progress in achieving food security

Qatar has boosted its agriculture, poultry and livestock production over the past few years, in particular compared to the period before the unjust blockade ...

Minister praises role of local farms role in food security

Minister praises role of local farms role in food security

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Engineer Abdulla bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaie, has stressed the important role played by local agricultural production in the country's food security programme.

Qatar sees huge growth in animal wealth

Qatar sees huge growth in animal wealth

Qatar has achieved considerable increase in the number of domestic animals and animal products throughout 2018 with the commissioning of 37 new projects, a senior official has said.

Qatar can improve food security with use of technologies: Aussie expert

Qatar can improve food security with use of technologies: Aussie expert

Qatar can overcome its numerous challenges in achieving adequate food security if proper and appropriate technologies and applications are put in place to suit local requirements, said Dalene Wray ...

Philippines could offer Qatar expertise in farming: official

Philippines could offer Qatar expertise in farming: official

The Philippines could lend its expertise in the field of agriculture to support Qatar’s drive towards self-sufficiency and food security, an official of a Doha-based Filipino organisation specialising in entrepreneurship told Gulf Times.

Canadian firm looks to join Qatar’s self-sufficiency drive

Canadian firm looks to join Qatar’s self-sufficiency drive

A Canadian firm is looking towards establishing factories and manufacturing facilities in Qatar that would help address the country’s thrust towards self-sufficiency and food security.