Saturday, 5 Sya'ban 1439 / 21 April 2018

Saturday, 5 Sya'ban 1439 / 21 April 2018


Palm oil.

Indonesia counters negative campaign against palm oil

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 16:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia has countered the negative campaign against the palm oil industry at the World Trade Organization (WTO) forum, noted a written press statement from the Indonesian...

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi

Indonesian, Belgian foreign ministers discuss palm oil issue

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 18:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BRUSSELS -- Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi held talks with her Belgian counterpart Didier Reynders and Vice President of the European Commission for Foreign Relations and Security Policy...

Palm oil plantation.

Indonesia ready for trade war in vegetable oil industry

Friday, 03 Nov 2017 13:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- Indonesia will be ready for a trade war, sparked by European countries, with their negative campaign against palm oil, Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita stated. A negative campaign...

President Joko Widodo

Jokowi asks EU to end discrimination against palm oil

Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 16:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) speaking at the Summit Meeting commemorating the 40th anniversary of ASEAN-European Union partnership in Manila, asked the EU to end discrimination against...

Palm oil plantation.

Indonesia asks Malaysia to fight campaign against palm oil

Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 15:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUCHING -- Indonesia has asked Malaysia to jointly fight back on campaign against palm oil. "We must unite to fight black campaign against palm oil," President Joko Widodo (Jokowi)...

Hamparan perkebunan kelapa sawit membentuk pola terlihat dari udara di Provinsi Riau, Selasa (21/2).

Indonesia, Malaysia discuss four main trade issues

Saturday, 25 Nov 2017 08:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia and Malaysia discussed four main trade-related issues to enhance bilateral cooperation during their 12th annual consultation held in Kuching, capital of the Malaysian state of...

President Joko Widodo oversees people's palm oil plantation after inaugurating the rejuvenation program of 9,000 hectares palm oil plantation in Serdang Bedagai, North Sumatra, Monday (November 27).

Govt spends Rp3 trillion for palm oil rejuvenation program

Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 02:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SERDANG BEDAGAI -- The government has spent Rp3 trillion to fund a program to rejuvenate the palm oil plantations of people in North Sumatra Province. "We have spent Rp3...

Aerial view of palm oil plantation at Bandar Lampung, Lampung province.

Indonesia continues dialog with EU parliament over palm oil

Saturday, 20 Jan 2018 07:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Indonesia is continuing its discourse on palm oil with the European Parliament, the European Commission, and the European Council ahead of the trilogue negotiations on renewable energy...

A worker checks the quality of crude palm oil (CPO) in palm oil manufacturing plants.

Palm oil exports hit record high of $23 billion last year

Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 01:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's palm oil exports hit a record high of US$22.97 billion last year, the Indonesian Association of Palm Oil Producers (GAPKI) said. The palm oil exports...

Palm oil plantation. (Illustration)

Indonesia backs Guatemala in building palm oil industry

Thursday, 01 Feb 2018 02:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON --  The Indonesian government will support Guatemala's efforts to develop sustainable palm oil industry, Indonesian Ambassador to Mexico Yusra Khan said. He  made the remarks during a...

Ferrero Rocher uses palm oil for its chocolate.

Italy backs Indonesia's palm oil in European Union

Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 02:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Italy is supporting Indonesia's bid to use palm oil as one of the biofuels in the European Union (EU) market, Indonesian Ambassador to Italy Esti Andayani...

Indonesia to ask Malaysia as another major producer of palm oil to establish negotiation team on CPO import policy in Europe. (illustration)

Jusuf Kalla warns EU on discriminatory policy against CPO

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 08:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has warned the European Union not to impose a discriminatory policy on Indonesian crude palm oil and its derivative products by banning...