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The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce is pushing for innovative financing and sustainable agriculture governance
Monday, 16 September 2013
The continuous increase of productivity is the main concern of national businessmen in pushing for a growth target that is expected to reach 6% and a decrease in emission target of 26% by 2020. Because of that on September 16 and 17, 2013 in Pekanbaru, Riau, the Indonesian Chamber of... »
APP Statement Regarding TFT Verification Reports FCP Implementation Riau
Wednesday, 11 September 2013
APP statement regarding TFT verification reports into FCP implementation in Riau and South Sumatra In February 2013, APP launched its Forest Conservation Policy (FCP), in which the company committed to an immediate halt to all natural forest clearance. This moratorium is in place while a series of assessments are carried out... »
Indiana Jones Explores Indonesia’s Forests
Sunday, 08 September 2013
Without fanfare, the Hollywood star known for his role in the Indiana Jones movie franchise, Harrison Ford, has been venturing deep into Indonesian forests and breathing the air of Jakarta in between. Ford and his team are in Indonesia to work on their contribution to a documentary film on climate... »
Extinction of the Amyda Cartilaginea in the GSKBB area, eggs are hunted and sell illegally
Sunday, 08 September 2013
Indonesia is a country rich with softshell turtle species. From the 30 types of softshell turtle found in the world, 22 types are in Indonesia. In the Riau Province, so far only 4 types are recorded, namely the Amyda Cartilaginea, Pelochelys Cantori, Chitra Chitra and Dogania Subplana in the Giak... »
Sinar Mas Forestry Received 3 Internasional Community Awards from America
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
PT Arara Abadi, one of Sinar Mas Forestry plantation forest units in Riau, received 3 international community awards in the category of Corporate Social Responsibility from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professional (AMCP) Texas, USA. Every nominee of the Community Award is judge for its effectiveness in managing the... »