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18Nov

Postcards from the Field: SMARTRI tour part 2

In this instalment of Postcards from the Field, Clairie continues her tour of SMARTRI and learns more about research projects that help boost palm oil productivity  After looking at the CO2 equipment, we went on … Continue reading “Postcards from the Field: SMARTRI tour part 2”

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8Nov

Postcards from the field: a day at the SMART Research Institute

In Part Three of Postcards from the field, Clairie goes on a tour of the SMART Research Institute (SMARTRI). I wondered if it was the Indonesian air but I realised that no matter where you … Continue reading “Postcards from the field: a day at the SMART Research Institute”

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14Oct

Video: Sustainability as part of our DNA – interview with Pak Daud Dharsono

Shortly after receiving awards for Social Business Innovation 2016 and Green CEO 2016 from Warta Ekonomi, Pak Daud Dharsono shared his thoughts on the company’s sustainability journey. See his full interview below:

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26Sep

Cutting-Edge Technologies + Deep Experience as a Grower = The Formula for Success for Sustainable Palm Oil

In response to the devastating fires and haze last year, the Government of Indonesia imposed a moratorium on new palm oil development earlier this year. Many have welcomed this development seeing it as necessary to … Continue reading “Cutting-Edge Technologies + Deep Experience as a Grower = The Formula for Success for Sustainable Palm Oil”

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9Sep

Inspiring Indonesia’s future business leaders at the SMART Biotechnology Centre

Keeping up with the latest developments in Indonesia’s agribusiness sector is a must if you dream of being the next successful generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs in the country. One of the country’s most … Continue reading “Inspiring Indonesia’s future business leaders at the SMART Biotechnology Centre”

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1Aug

Ahead of the Sustainable Development Goals – 4

In last week’s blog on Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs and the GSEP, we looked at SDG 15: Life on Land – Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss … Continue reading “Ahead of the Sustainable Development Goals – 4”

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13Jun

We are among top ASEAN plantation companies from ESG viewpoint

Not too long ago, I wrote about how financial services firm Morgan Stanley had signalled to investors that GAR shares deserved higher valuation based on our progress and performance in sustainability matters. Morgan Stanley has … Continue reading “We are among top ASEAN plantation companies from ESG viewpoint”

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