Thursday Jun 19
The Straits Times
Halcyon Agri plans to buy Indonesian rubber plants for $450 million
Anson owns and operates nine crumb rubber factories in Indonesia, with four in Palembang, two in Jambi, two in Northern Sumatra and one in Pontianak.
The New Zealand Herald
Jeanette Thomas: Face to face with wild, wonderful cousins on the brink of extinction
TV presenter Jeanette Thomas travelled to Indonesia with daughter Charlotte to meet first-hand the orangutans under threat from the excavation of their forests The flight from Auckland to Jakarta is long but my daughter Charlotte and I arrive and meet Leif Cocks, the president and founder of the Orangutan Project - that's who I've adopted our ... (more)
To curb Indonesian deforestation, public pressure required, research suggests
Forests in Jambi province, Sumatra, Indonesia. For deforestation-prevention initiatives to work in Indonesia, public pressure will be required to overcome institutional inertia, new research suggests.
NMDC eyes coal mine in Indonesia
Calcutta, April 18: NMDC Ltd is on the verge of completing its due diligence for a thermal-coal mine of the Shree Renuka group in Indonesia.