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Opinion 25 Apr 2018 | 12:00 AM

My honour to serve you

AS you read this, I am now the caretaker Minister of Plantation Industry and Commodities after the 13th Parliament was dissolved on April 6.

Nation 18 May 2017 | 12:00 AM

Palm oil industry celebrates 100th year

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first commercial oil palm planting in the country at Tennamaram Estate, Bestari Jaya, Selangor, today.

Opinion 17 May 2017 | 12:00 AM

100 years of glory and the next horizon

It was a French who started commercial oil palm planting in the then Malaya. Over these 100 years, we have witnessed extraordinary growth and innovation.

Business 10 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

A century of growth

Malaysia marks 100 years of commercial oil palm cultivation this year. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong talks to StarBiz about issues to overcome and initiatives to ensure the sustainability of this golden crop.

Business 31 Oct 2016 | 12:00 AM

Mah calls on palm oil players to take up grants to move downstream

PUTRAJAYA: To encourage the palm oil industry to move further downstream and add value to their end-products, the government, through the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP), has allocated RM280mil in grants for industry players.

News 15 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Tap MPOB’s tech, please

RESEARCH and development (R&D) may be a tall mountain to climb for most SMEs, given the amount of resources needed to develop and test a product for commercialisation. But without it, small businesses will find it a challenge to make competitive products.

News 01 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Tapping the revenue downstream

MOST small companies in the palm oil industry view the downstream sector with apprehension due to the high capital and R&D needed to establish refineries and the production of oleochemicals and oleo derivatives.

Community 18 Jul 2016 | 12:00 AM

Palm oil is the best for deep-frying, says French chef

CHEF DE CUISINE Bertrand Jacques Langlet has been in the food business for four decades, so when he talks about the best oils and sauces to go with which dishes, he has the authority to back it up.

Business 04 Jul 2016 | 12:00 AM

Kuala Lumpur Kepong forays further downstream

PETALING JAYA: Riding on the success of its basic oleochemical business, top planter Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd (KLK) is looking at expanding further downstream into oleo derivatives and specialty oleochemical-related ventures. Chief executive officer Tan Sri Lee Oi Hian (pic) said the new ventures would likely be through mergers and acquisitions.

Business 27 Jun 2016 | 12:00 AM

Exciting growth in palm phytonutrient segment

PETALING JAYA: Local palm oil producers should focus on developing palm phytonutrient-based products, which have lately attracted good demand from the global nutraceuticals market.