Land that has been cleared at a palm plantation in Johor, Malaysia. Photo: Reuters

Malaysia’s Mahathir says ‘unfair’ to link palm oil production to deforestation, while Indonesia threatens to halt Airbus orders

  • The Malaysian prime minister says the industry has grown responsibly, and linking it to deforestation has a negative impact on the country
  • Meanwhile, Indonesia is pushing domestic airlines to halt purchase of Airbus jets to retaliate against curbs imposed by the European Union on use of palm biodiesel
Topic |   Malaysia

TOP PICKS

Land that has been cleared at a palm plantation in Johor, Malaysia. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE