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Business 11 May 2015 | 4:28 PM

Palm sustainability group puts expansion ban on Golden Agri unit

JAKARTA: A palm oil industry body has ordered a unit of one of the world's major producers to stop buying or developing new plantations in Indonesia, in a dispute seen as a test case on expansion by agribusiness firms versus local land rights.

Business 31 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

TNB’s intriguing move on Integrax

WITH Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) having filed its formal offer to buy out Integrax Bhd at the same indicative price of RM2.75 per share, it quells speculation that the utility giant would raise its offer price.

Community 21 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM

WCS organises run for orang utans

KUCHING: Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Malaysia Programme is organising a run in tandem with its New York counterpart on April 25.

Nation 04 May 2015 | 12:00 AM

Borneo 'a major deforestation front'

PETALING JAYA: Up to 22 million hectares of forest in Borneo are under threat of being felled by 2030, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) has warned.

AseanPlus News 08 Apr 2015 | 8:41 PM

Indonesian man survives perilous trip clinging to jet landing gear

JAKARTA (AFP) - An Indonesian man hitched a high-stakes ride to the country’s capital by clinging to the landing gear of a commercial plane, officials said Wednesday.

AseanPlus News 28 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM

Nepal earthquake holds lessons for China

THE devastating Nepal earthquake offers China fresh lessons on how to more effectively protect its citizens and their property in the quake-prone country, Chinese scientists said.

Nation 04 Aug 2015 | 12:00 AM

Flaperon to be inspected tomorrow

SERDANG: The crate containing a possible flaperon of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 found on Reunion Island will only be opened for examination tomorrow in France, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

AseanPlus News 15 Apr 2015 | 4:18 PM

Endangered Sumatran elephant found butchered, tusks missing

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: A Sumatran elephant has been found shot dead in Indonesia with its tusks removed and its head badly mutilated, an official said Wednesday, the latest suspected attack by poachers on the critically-endangered animals.

Indonesia 04 May 2015 | 5:55 PM

Indonesian district bans unmarried couples from motorbike rides

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AFP): A district in Indonesia's Aceh has passed legislation banning unmarried men and women from riding together on motorbikes, a lawmaker said Monday, the latest new Islamic regulation in the conservative province.

AseanPlus News 16 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM

Sumatran elephant found butchered, tusks missing

BANDA ACEH: A Sumatran elephant has been found shot dead in Indonesia with its tusks removed and its head badly mutilated, an official said, the latest suspected attack by poachers on the critically-endangered animals.