Malaysia-UAE bridges gap to overcome food shortage – seals over USD108 mil (AED397 mil) investments

Malaysia-UAE bridges gap to overcome food shortage – seals over USD108 mil (AED397 mil) investments

DUBAI, United Arab of Emirates: Malaysia far exceeded its expectations when it attracted USD108.34 million (AED397.94 million) in potential trade and investments during the Sustainable Agriculture Week at EXPO 2020 Dubai. The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industries Malaysia (MAFI) hosted the week, which ran from February 21 to 26, with the Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation (Bioeconomy Corporation), as the implementing agency. The week saw close to 40,000 visitors who attended the Malaysia Pavilion and participated in Sustainable Agriculture programmes, including its exhibition, tropical fruit showcase, cooking demonstrations, product launches,…