Posts tagged "plantation"
The Green in Palm

The Green in Palm

In this first instalment of a series of monthly articles, we question the rationale of double-counting green house gas emissions by the US Environmental Protection Agency.

MALAYSIA made a policy commitment at the Rio...

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Double Standards: The Biggest Challenge for the Palm Oil Industry

Double Standards: The Biggest Challenge for the Palm Oil Industry

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The Malaysian palm oil industry, together with the Sabah Wildlife Department, is organizing its second orang utan seminar in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah early next...
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Palm Oil: How Greenies Threaten Jobs and Food Security

Palm Oil: How Greenies Threaten Jobs and Food Security

The Malaysian palm oil industry earned a healthy RM60 billion last year. This was an increase of RM 10 billion compared to 2009. Most plantation companies doubled their last quarterly profits compared to the previous year. The income generated by high prices as...
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