UK to Boost Pakistan Milk Industry

    Britain’s aid agency has pledged 50 million pounds (USD78.3 million) to support Pakistan’s milk industry through enhancing dairy processing systems and close the supply-demand gap, the Associated Press of Pakistan reports. The U.K. Department for International Development announced its support to the Punjab Economic Opportunities Program as Pakistani and British dairy and livestock stakeholders met in Cambridge to share best practices and discuss business opportunities. Pakistan is the world’s third largest milk producer.

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      Tarra Quismundo joined Devex Manila as a staff writer in October 2009 after more than six years of working as a reporter for the Philippine Daily Inquirer, a nationwide daily, for which she covered major breaking news in politics, military, police and international affairs. Tarra's Devex News coverage focuses on key Asian donors and top aid officials around the globe.