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Switzerland to keep emergency coffee stockpile after public outcry

MILAN — After a public outcry, Switzerland has reconsidered a proposal to put an end to the emergency coffee stockpile for...

Mexico calls for Mesoamerican countries to join together to influence coffee prices

MEXICO CITY, Mexico – At the 17th Summit of the Tuxtla Mechanism and on behalf of the Government of Mexico, the Secretary ...

Lily Pacas becomes the new executive director of Salvadoran Coffee Council

MILAN – Lily Pacas was sworn in yesterday for a –year term, as executive director of the Salvadoran Coffee Council (CSC), ...

Fnc ceo Roberto Vélez asks for remunerative prices for coffee producers

CAMPINAS, Brazil – At the Second World Coffee Producers Forum, attended by representatives of the industry from the five c...

Governments agree landmark decisions to protect the planet from plastic waste

GENEVA, Switzerland – Decisions on plastic waste have been reached today in Geneva, as approximately 180 governments adopt...

Jamaica Government seeks grants from China to relaunch the coffee sector

MILAN – The Government of Jamaica hopes to access US$100 million in grant funding from China to advance the development of...

Vietnam to bring total area under coffee down to 600,000 ha by 2020

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam – Vietnam continues to replace old coffee tress. In the meantime, coffee polices aim to bring th...

Council bill would let New Yorkers bring their own cups to coffee shops

NEW YORK, U.S. – NYC Council Member Mark Levine introduced a bill Wednesday to create a "right to reuse," obligating every...

Howard Schultz may run as a centrist independent in 2020 Presidential race

MILAN – Former Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz, who is launching a book tour next week, is reportedly giving ser...

Jamaican government brewing new strategy to relaunch the coffee industry

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Jamaican government is looking at long-term solutions to relaunch the country’s coffee industry on...