China-Pakistan Agricultural Cooperation
Pak-China cooperation sought to renew Pakistan's rice industry2021-10-18
"The future is bright for Pakistan's rice sector, with China being one of the major markets for us," noted Faisal Jahangir Malik, Senior Vice President of Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan, while taking an exclusive interview with Gwadar Pro.
Pakistani Ambassador invites Chinese textile investors2021-10-18
On the China (Ordos) International Cashmere and Wool Exposition held Oct. 10-12 in China’s northern province Inner Mongolia, Pakistani Ambassador to China Moin ul Haque invited Chinese investors, entrepreneurs and fashion designers to explore Pakistani market for jointly ventures in the areas of textile, garments, and woolen products.
Platform to give mango industry a leg-up in South, Southeast Asian countries2021-10-18
In a landmark move to improve mango quality and rev up the mango industry, the Yunnan Academy of Agricultural Sciences (YAAS) and work groups from South and Southeast Asian countries initiated the South and Southeast Mango Network (SSMN) at the Workshop on Research and Development of Mango Industry in South and Southeast Asia held on September 29 in China's southwest city of Kunming.
Pak-China peanut cooperation to boost oil supply2021-10-18
“In Pakistan, there is a huge area cultivating peanuts, but peanut production in Pakistan is not very high, and neither is the oil production. I think 80 to 90 % of edible oil is imported from abroad and there's no commercial oil production unit for peanut oil in Pakistan,” said Dr. Babar Ijaz, a Ph.D. from China Agricultural University, Beijing who is currently an overseas business manager at Shandong Rainbow Agricultural Technology Co., Ltd., making efforts on promoting Pak-China peanut cooperation.
Yuan Longping, Father of Hybrid Rice, Befittingly Revered in Pakistan2021-10-18
“Mr. Yuan Longping’s contribution to strengthening Pakistan’s agriculture and rural economy was both outstanding and transformational. Known as the Father of Hybrid Rice, Mr. Longping, introduced hybrid rice in Pakistan which changed Pakistan’s landscape,” said Mr. Shahzad Malik, Chairman Guard Basmati Rice while talking to Gawadar Pro.