March 11, 2019 / 8:07 AM / 2 months ago

Abu Dhabi backs packages to support agricultural technology

DUBAI, March 11 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi has approved a series of incentive packages worth 1 billion UAE dirhams ($272 million) to support agricultural technology projects, Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan said on Monday.

The crown prince said in a tweet that the packages aimed “to attract global partnerships supporting research and development in agricultural technology.”

“We look forward to making Abu Dhabi a leading global centre for agricultural innovation in desert environments,” he said.

$1 = 3.6730 UAE dirham Reporting by Maha El Dahan and Sylvia Westall Editing by Edmund Blair

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below