Tag: Palm oil

Palm oil industry needs a complete change of direction: Expert

Kuala Lumpur -- Palm oil producers should examine their entire businesses model to stop their impact on climate change, according to Mr Darrel Webber,...

Indonesia hits European Union with WTO lawsuit over palm oil

Indonesia has filed a World Trade Organization lawsuit against the European Union over plans to phase out palm oil-based biofuel for cars, the trade...

Environmental group in Singapore pushes for sustainable palm oil use

Following the forest fires in Indonesia that caused a haze in neighbouring countries, one environmental group in Singapore has proposed a way to reduce...

Dr M urges nations to fight climate change but defends Malaysia’s palm oil industry

Dr Mahathir Mohamad urged countries to prepare to fight against climate change and the natural disasters it brings instead of starting wars against one...

Palm oil at the centre of the ‘killer’ haze: Report

Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore are countries directly involved in palm trees plantation and palm oil production in Indonesia and Malaysia. The palm plantations owners in...

Malaysia launches “Love MY Palm Oil” campaign in the face of Europe’s anti-palm oil...

Malaysia is understandably upset at the campaign to ban palm oil by the year 2030 since the country is the second-biggest palm oil producer...

Greenpeace clarifies that it fights deforestation, not palm oil

The Indonesian Employers Association (Apindo) and the Indonesian Oil Palm Farmers Association (Apkasindo) recently complained to the government against Greenpeace, claiming that the actions of...

Palm oil players take steps beyond RSPO – Greenpeace

Greenpeace urges palm oil industry to follow suit Medan, Indonesia, 14 November 2013 – ‘No Deforestation’ commitments from Unilever and Italian chocolate company Ferrero, as...
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