Beyond Buzzwords: Transforming Philippine Agriculture!

Meeting with Lulu Group International in Dubai, UAE (Feb. 10, 2022)

Author: DA Communications Group | 10 February 2022

Philippine Agriculture Secretary William Dar met with Lulu Group International Chief Operating Officer Mr. Salim V.I, Director for Fruits and Vegetables Mr. Zulfikar Kadavath, and other company executives on 10 February  2022 in one of the chain’s hypermarkets in Dubai, UAE.

Their discussion focused on the promotion of existing and development of new ranges of Philippine food products targeting Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, including the United Arab Emirates, halal certification, and global freight issues affecting the trading of commodities.

Secretary Dar was happy to note the availability of Philippine bananas, pineapples, mangoes, and other food products in the mainstream supermarket, and was warmly received by the chain’s many Filipino employees. (Photos courtesy of Lulu Group International)