The Palm Scribe

Asian Agri Shares Experience in Sustainable Palm Oil with Academics

Jambi – Palm oil producer Asian Agri shares its experience in sustainable palm oil with academics…

GAPKI Wants Legal Actions Against Products with “Palm Oil Free” Labels

The Indonesian Palm Oil Producers Association (GAPKI) is urging the government to act swiftly against food…

Indonesia Mulls Retaliation after EU Imposes 18 percent Duties on Biodiesel

Indonesia Minister of Trade, Enggartiasto Lukita said that the government has lodged an objection note to…

President Jokowi Makes Moratorium on Forest Clearance Permanent

President Joko Widodo has signed a permanent moratorium on forest-clearing for plantations and logging, as announced…

ANJ Holds Training on Tenure and Human Rights for Employees

PT Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk (ANJ) held a training on tenure rights as a form of…

Indofood Denies Allegations of Rights, Labor Violations

Photo Credit: Agence France-Presse (AFP) Indonesian food and agriculture giant, Indofood Agri or “IndoAgri” is denying allegations…

RSPO Welcomes New Certification Initiative

Photo Credit: Agence France-Presse (AFP) The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), which has the world’s most…

Citigroup cancels financing for Indofood

Photo Credit: Agence France-Presse (AFP) American-based financial giant Citigroup has reportedly canceled all financing to Indonesian food…

Palm Oil May Help Indonesia Buy Russian Fighter Jets

Photo Credit: https://www.flickr.com The Indonesian government plans to buy 11 Russian Su-35 fighter jets with part of…

Indonesian Students Turn Oil Palm Bunches to Diabetic Bandages

Some people might think that complex problems need complex solutions. But for those trying to do…