Press Releases and Public Updates

June 2021

OKU Sentral and Sime Darby Plantation Welcome First Batch of Vaccine Recipients to the World’s Inaugural OKU Vaccination Drive-Through Centre at its Plantation Tower in Ara Damansara

Non-governmental organisation, OKU Sentral, and Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) has started to welcome the first group of OKU (Orang Kurang Upaya or Persons with Disabilities) COVID-19 vaccine recipients to the world’s inaugural OKU Sentral Drive-through Vaccination Centre (PPV) at SDP’s headquarters in Plantation Tower, Ara Damansara, Petaling Jaya.

June 2021

Sime Darby Plantation Appoints a Human Rights Expert

Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) has appointed Australian Human Rights lawyer Professor Justine Nolan to its Expert Stakeholder Human Rights Assessment Commission (the Commission).

May 2021

Sime Darby Plantation Net Profit Up by 20%

ime Darby Plantation Berhad (SD Plantation) posted a net profit of RM562 million for 1QFY2021, an improvement of 20% as compared to the previous corresponding quarter.

April 2021

Fitch Revises Outlook on Sime Darby Plantation to Stable, Affirms ‘BBB’ Rating

Fitch Ratings has revised the Outlook on Malaysia-based palm-oil producer Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) to Stable, from Negative, and affirmed the Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BBB’.

March 2021

Sime Darby Plantation and Malaysia Airlines Sent Home 283 Foreign Workers from India, Safely

Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) and Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) partnered to facilitate the journey home of 283 workers from India.