2004 News Story

Agriculture minister encourages investment in Sudan

Minister of Agriculture Dr. Fahd Balghunaim met in Khartoum yesterday with Sudan’s Agriculture Minister Dr. Magdhoub Al-Khalifa to discuss aspects of agricultural cooperation. He also attended a joint meeting between Saudi businessmen and the Sudanese Ministers of Agriculture, Investment, and Finance, to discuss investment in agricultural projects in the Sudan, whose government has given assurances that all necessary steps will be taken to remove any obstacles to this. While in Khartoum, Dr. Balghunaim also visited the headquarters of the Arab Organization for Agricultural Development.