25 May 2018
Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SD Plantation) has made it to the Securities Commission’s (SC) Shariah compliant list amongst 17 newly added stocks to the list.
SD Plantation is now one of the 693 Shariah compliant stocks on Bursa Securities. We join 34 other plantation companies currently on the list.
09 May 2018
From left: NBPOL’s Group Head of Sustainability, Ian Orrell with Sime Darby Plantation Downstream’s Head of Europe, Middle East & Africa, Andrew Worrall
New Britain Palm Oil Ltd (NBPOL) was recently recognised by one of the world’s renowned environmental NGO, the Rainforest Alliance, with the “Sustainable Pathfinder Award” for its leadership in responsible palm oil business.
20 April 2018
The 10th Global Child Forum 2018 was held on 11 April 2018 at the Stockholm Royal Palace, Sweden. 300 participants representing global companies, financial institutions, civil societies, the United Nations, academia and governments from around the world were present at the event to discuss child rights issues. The event was officiated by H.M. King Carl Gustaf XVI and ended with a speech by H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria on the UN’s 17 global goals. Participants of the event were also urged to sign the Global Child Forum’s PACT Pledge, aimed at advancing children’s rights and business.
19 April 2018
BATU PAHAT, 19 APRIL 2018 - The nation's palm oil industry today takes a leap forward as Sime Darby Plantation Berhad introduces a new generation of safety helmet for oil palm plantation workers. The Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, officially launched the newly designed prototype during the opening ceremony of 'Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia (MSAM) 2018 at the Batu Pahat Stadium.
04 April 2018
Minamas Plantation embarked on the “Sustainable Community-based Fire Prevention Programme” in 2015 with the aim of educating communities in the fire-prone villages surrounding its operations about sustainable agricultural practices, with ‘zero burning’ policy as the pillar.
The Pilot Programme