Pakistan exported rice worth $2.5 billion last year: Minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFSR) Syed Fakhar Imam has said the quality of Pakistan’s rice is acceptable globally. The minister was attending a webinar on Sustainable Rice Production for Boosting Rice Export of Pakistan. He

Indonesia introduces ‘rice ATMs’ to provide food rations

JAKARTA: Indonesia is rolling out “rice ATMs” in a bid to ensure those worst affected by the coronavirus outbreak can get the foods they need to survive. The vending machines are packed with rations of good-quality rice and operated by

Rice processing units to be set up under public-private partnership

KARACHI: Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has planned to set up a rice cleaning, processing and milling units in Karachi. According to a source the TCP plans to install rice units under the public-private partnership scheme. “In this regard, TCP