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“Recent deaths reopen scrutiny of Foxconn working conditions” – The Wall Street Journal – August 21, 2016

On August 21, 2016 The Wall Street Journal reported on two recent deaths at Foxconn in the Chinese city Zhengzhou, “the main site for iPhone production.” You may read the article on The Wall Street Journal internet site.

“Shares in palm oil trader IOI rally as certification suspension lifted” – Financial Times – August 5, 2016

On August 5, 2016 the Financial Times reported that shares in the Indonesian palm oil trading company IOI gained more than five percent after the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) announced that it would lift its suspension of the company on August 8, 2016.  According to the article, the RSPO explained that IOI had […]