Pabrik Kertas Terbesar Asia Tenggara Rp 33 T akan Dibangun di Palembang - 20 May, 2015
Jakarta -Grup Sinarmas akan membangun pabrik bahan baku kertas senilai US$ 2,6 miliar (Rp 33,8 triliun) di Palembang, Sumatera Selatan (Sumsel). Pabrik ini akan mulai beroperasi di awal 2017.
Read more... Forest Moratorium Indonesia Extended but Has Limited Success - 15 May, 2015
On Wednesday (13/05), Indonesian President Joko Widodo showed his commitment to protect Indonesia’s biodiversity-rich environment as he extended the moratorium on the clearing of primary forest and peat-land by another two years. This moratorium, which had been first implemented by Widodo’s predecessor Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in May 2011, aims to combat rapid deforestation in Southeast Asia’s largest economy. Furthermore, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry will study how it can further strengthen the moratorium. Read more...