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Allow foreign workers for oil palm industry

KUCHING: Sarawak Oil Palm Plantation Owners Association (Soppoa) has urged both the federal and state governments to allow for a consignment of...

Cry for solution to plantation manpower shortage

KUCHING: The Sarawak and federal governments are urged to come up with urgent solutions to resolve the acute shortage of harvesters and...

Minister urges locals to fill void left by foreign workers in plantations

KUALA LUMPUR: In the quest to offset the shortage of workers in the plantation and commodity sectors due to the Covid-19 pandemic,...

Taking over onshore oil, gas activities

BY SARAH HAFIZAH CHANDRA KUCHING: Petroleum Sarawak Berhad (Petros) is taking over the stewardship of Sarawak onshore oil...

Petros to do onshore oil exploration

KUCHING: State oil and gas company Petroleum Sarawak Berhad (Petros) will embark on onshore oil explorations throughout the state, said Chief Minister...

Oil Palm: From ornamental to commercial

Palm oil is one of the world’s most lucrative natural commodity. While the cultivation of oil palm can take years, the...

MSPO certification: Sarawak in second spot

KUCHING: Sarawak has recorded the second highest Malaysia Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification rate in the country, said Plantation Industries and Commodities...

Association backs move

RECRUITMENT OF MORE LOCALS IN OIL PALM PLANTATIONS KUCHING: The Sarawak Oil Palm Plantations Owners Association (Soppoa) welcomes...

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Yes to state’s sovereign wealth fund

KUCHING: The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) state government’s plan to set up a sovereign wealth fund drew...

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