Indonesian President Joko Widodo (right) and Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (right) and Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysia

Malaysia to defend palm oil with Indonesia, will invest in Nusantara

  • Widodo, Anwar to increase cooperation in palm oil market after EU plans to phase out imports of the commodity over deforestation fears
  • Among other issues discussed, Malaysia will also look to boost investment in new Indonesian capital to benefit areas in Sabah and Sarawak

Indonesian President Joko Widodo (right) and Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (right) and Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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