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  • THERE has been much hype of late about the commodity industry needing to offer jobs to Malaysians, who are affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, and move away from its heavy reliance on foreign workers. Truly, some 80% of the workers are foreign and it is a sector shunned by Malaysians. ...
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  • RECENTLY, Italian scientist Roberto Gatti made headlines in Malaysia when he proclaimed that there is “no such thing as sustainable palm oil”. The only problem is that Mr Gatti is wrong. Today, the palm oil industry is a vital, global agricultural player. While it occupies less than 0.5% of total ...
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  • By Anuradha RaghuSeptember 8, 2020, 7:18 PM GMT+8 Updated on September 9, 2020, 2:29 PM GMT+8 The coronavirus crisis has pushed the Malaysian palm oil industry into a labor crunch so severe that it’s turning to prisoners for help. Producers of the tropical oil are reaching out to prison departments in search of ...
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  • Kraft Heinz introduced a new hazelnut spread for its Canadian consumers in June 2020 which could turn out to be an invaluable lesson for multinational companies. A soft introduction was launched when Kraft ran a poll on Twitter asking Kraft Peanut Butter followers whether they would prefer their hazelnut spread ...
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  • PETALING JAYA (Aug 24): The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) is currently working on a proposal to incentivise Malaysians, especially the youths, to join the plantation industry — a move that will help to reduce the country’s dependency on foreign labour, chairman Datuk Ahmad Jazlan Yaakub said. He said the board ...
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  • By Ahmad Parveez Ghulam Kadir – August 19, 2020 @ 12:08am PALM oil is widely used in food products due to its superior health benefits and versatility — from cooking oil to margarine, bakery fats, chocolates, confectioneries, ice cream, dairy substitutes and food supplements. To ensure a healthy lifestyle, one must adopt a ...
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Chairman, Malaysian Palm Oil Association.

Company: IOI Corporation Berhad

Website: www.ioigroup.com

Vice Chairman, Malaysian Palm Oil Association.

Company: Hap Seng Plantations Holdings Berhad

Website: www.hapsengplantations.com.my

Hon. Secretary, Malaysian Palm Oil Association.

Company: Genting Plantations Berhad

Website: www.gentingplantations.com