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19 Mar

India focus of 1-mn euro campaign to promote olive oil

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) A Madrid-based inter-governmental organisation is to spend a million euros (Rs.58 million) in a three-year campaign to ramp up olive oil sales in India by pointing to its culinary and health benefits. Of this, 500,000 euros will be spent between May and December on a series of events involving the […]

13 Mar

The International Olive Council focuses on India for imports

By Anoothi Vishal, The International Olive Council focuses on India for imports – but also for olive plantations in Rajasthan. After wine and cheese, it is olives now. If you have stopped exulting over the number of foreign companies trying to sell you the good life through your palate — thanks to a bustling market […]

16 Feb

IOOC to launch campaign for olive oil in India

By Rajendran Manoharan, The International Olive Oil Council (IOOC) will launch a special campaign across six Indian cities next month to promote the use of olive oil. Speaking to the Hindustan Times, Habib Essid, executive director of the Madrid based International Olive Oil Council said; “We will highlight the benefits of olive oil in the […]

08 Jun

World seminar on olive cultivation on 12th

PESHAWAR: The two-day international seminar on Olive and Saffron Cultivation of D-8 countries would be held here on June 12-13, said a press release of Provincial Oilseed Directorate on Thursday. Participants from members of D-8 countries Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Turkey would attend the seminar. After the inaugural session, the participants […]