automotive alliance achieves record first-half sales
Manufacturing

Automotive alliance achieves record first-half sales

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s largest automotive alliance, today announced that unit sales at its member companies rose 5.1 percent to a new record of 5,538,530 vehicles in the six months to June 30. The three Alliance member companies saw increased demand in product segments including crossovers, sports utility vehicles, pick-ups as well as zero-emission electric and […]

G20 meeting to focus on sustainable nutritious foods production
Agribusiness

G20 meeting to focus on sustainable nutritious foods production

The upcoming G20 Ministers of agriculture meeting next week is expected to focus on sustainable production of nutritious foods. Ahead of his address to the meeting, Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), offered the institution’s full support for efforts to increase the sustainable production of nutritious foods.