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Palm oil more sustainable than rivals, says Italian think tank

  KUALA LUMPUR: An Italian think tank has defended the palm oil industry against accusations that it degrades the environment, saying it uses land more...

Greenpeace blocks Total biorefinery that uses palm oil

  Greenpeace activists on Tuesday blocked the entrance to a refinery in southern France where oil giant Total uses controversial palm oil to produce biofuel. Environmentalists...

Malaysia to lobby EU on palm oil again this Nov

  Malaysia palm oil delegation will head to Europe in November to meet the new European commissioners and parliamentarians for a fresh round of lobbying,...

We are not palm oil enemy, says French envoy

  The European Union (EU) and France are not the enemy of palm oil and the market will continue to be open for the crop...

Indonesia Will Fight All of Cost for Palm Oil

The European Union (EU) Commission issued a Supplementing Delegated Regulation Directive 2018/2021 of the EU RED which prohibits the use...

Palm oil being used as an ecopolitical pawn

Deforestation, loss of bio-diversity, emission of greenhouse gases and global climate change have become the buzz words used...

Countering the West’s hypocrisy over Palm oil

The biggest victims of the palm oil crisis are mostly the rural people — the government linked companies...

B.C. woman among six Greenpeace activists arrested in Europe aboard a ship loaded with...

  Six Greenpeace activists, including one Canadian, have been arrested by the captain of a giant tanker while peacefully boarding a 185-metre long cargo ship loaded with...