14.10.2010 - Qatar in talks to buy Argentina, Ukraine farmland
From Arabianbusiness.com: Qatar imports 95 percent of its food and has only two days' worth of water reserves. So it relies heavily on imports and is constantly looking at options to gain additional food and water resources through Hassad Food, the agricultural arm of its sovereign wealth fund. Qatar is in preliminary talks with the governments of Argentina and Ukraine to buy farmland for cereals production, the head of the Gulf Arab state's national food security programme said on Wednesday..............................................Full Article: Source
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