The Palm Scribe

RSPO Gets New Chief Executive Officer

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Board of Governors on Friday (3/4) announced the appointment…

Sawit Watch Airs Rejection of Company’s Change of Wage System

  Oil Palm watchdog Sawit Watch on Thursday aired its rejection of a move by an…

RSPO Excludes Indonesian Concessions from its Latest Transparency Move 

Indonesia is the notable exception as The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) made all its members…

ISPO Certification Needs Deadline, Firm Enforcement: Sawit Watch

Environmental watchdog Sawit Watch on Wednesday (25/3) welcomed the issuance of Presidential Regulation Number 44 of…

Hopes of Post-Corona Palm Oil Price Recovery Hung on China

Concerns are ripe in Indonesia that the outbreak of the Corona Virus, also known as COVID-19…

IKI Recommends Delaying B40 program

Index publishing company Indeks Komoditas Indonesia (IKI) is recommending that the government delay its plan to…

Industry Calls for Standards for Bio-hydrocarbon Fuel Terms and Quality

The Indonesian bio-hydrocarbon industry is calling on the government to set a standard terminology for vegetal…

Major Corrections Needed if Palm Oil Is to Become a Pillar of Indonesian Economy: NGO

Madani Berkelanjutan, a non-governmental organization, said that if palm oil is to become a main pillar…

Oil Palm Labor Coalition Calls for Halt to Discrimination Against Female Plantation Workers

The Coalition of Oil Palm Labor is marking International Women Day by calling for the Indonesian…

Indonesian Palm Oil Fund Gets New Head

Former Custom and Excise Director General and Secretary to the Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Eddy…