Keep global food supply chains intact: WTO, UN agencies

Keep global food supply chains intact: WTO, UN agencies

GENEVA: Food supply chains must be protected from any trade-related measures taken during the COVID-19 pandemic, the heads of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and UN food and health agencies said on Tuesday (Mar 31), warning of possible shortages and price spikes....
Demand explodes for New York food banks

Demand explodes for New York food banks

NEW YORK: New York food banks have become inundated with newcomers deprived of income since the near-total halt of business in the United States’ economic capital. Sacks of oranges, sweet potatoes and onions are spread over three tables at an open-air market in...