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“RSPO adopts ‘transformative’ new sustainable palm oil standard” – Confectionery News – November 15, 2018

On November 15, 2018 Confectionery News reported that “(t)he 15th annual general assembly of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) closed today, with over 850 representatives of the global palm oil and food industry agreeing to new certification standards for sustainable palm oil. You may read the article on the Confectionery News internet site.

“More Singapore firms gain from sustainable investing trend” – Nikkei Asian Review – October 5, 2018

On October 5, 2018 Nikkei Asian Review reported that “(a)s demand for socially responsible investments grows, more Singapore companies are taking advantage of loans that link interest payments to improvements across a range of environmental and social measures. Such deals allow companies to tap a new source of debt financing from investors who prefer to […]