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
29 March 2018
Kuala Lumpur, 29 March 2018 – Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SD Plantation) today achieved 100% Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification for its 124 estates and 33 mills throughout the country, becoming the largest producer of MSPO certified palm oil to-date with a total annual crude palm oil production capacity of approximately 1.2 million MT.
27 March 2018
We sat down with Jonathon Porritt, UK's leading environmental icon on 23 January 2018 to talk about sustainability in the world today.
1) Could you tell us a little bit about what you do at Sime Darby?
19 March 2018
The UK’s leading environmentalist, Sir Jonathon Porritt, tells Chua Sue-Ann from The Edge Malaysia that it is not too late for policymakers and corporations to make more sustainable changes so that planet Earth can cope with the demands of seven billion people, and counting.
06 March 2018
JABATAN PERLINDUNGAN ALAM SEKITAR SABAH
Kota Kinabalu, 6 Mac, 2018 – Seramai lebih kurang 80 orang telah menghadiri Majlis Menandatangani Memorandum Persefahaman (MOU) antara Jabatan Perlindungan Alam Sekitar Sabah dan Sime Darby Plantation (Sabah) Sdn Bhd yang disaksikan oleh YB Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun, Menteri Pelancongan, Kebudayaan dan Alam Sekitar Negeri Sabah.