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…

Agriculture in the Post Pandemic Era

Almost everyone I know is confident that we will all get through this difficult period. The…

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…

Observations on Presidential Regulation Number 44 of 2020 on ISPO

The Indonesian Sustainable Palm Oil (ISPO) certification system has been implemented since the issuance of Regulation…

IKI Recommends Delaying B40 program

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

Corona Virus and Cheap Oil

You may be forgiven to think that there is no connection between the two. But they…

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…