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Wednesday, July 09, 2008

D-8 Muslim states agree to boost food production


KUALA LUMPUR, July 8: Eight Muslim developing nations agreed on Tuesday to embark on joint ventures to boost food production and endorsed a 10-year blueprint to expand trade cooperation.

In a joint statement, the Developing Eight summit warned that the current global shortage and skyrocketing prices of food posed a �serious threat�� to socio-economic stability.

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