Sime Darby Plantation’s Subsidiary Develops Guideline for Implementation of Zero Burning Campaign Amid COVID-19 in Fight Against Haze
Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) through its Indonesian subsidiary, Minamas Plantation (Minamas), is taking steps to overcome the challenges of implementing its ‘Sustainable Community-based Fire Prevention’ or ‘Desa Mandiri Cegah Api’ (DMCA) programme by developing a guideline for running the programme amidst the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.
Sime Darby Plantation Appoints New Chairman
Sime Darby Plantation (“SDP”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Hj Megat Najmuddin bin Datuk Seri Dr. Hj Megat Khas as Chairman of the Board of Directors (“the Board”) of the Company effective 1 July 2020.
PONGO Alliance: Oil Palm Growers and Conservation Practitioners Collaborate for Orangutan Conservation
An alliance of oil palm growers, businesses and conservation practitioners, called PONGO Alliance, is developing guidelines for best management practices (BMP) to support sustainable palm oil production that includes safe spaces for wild orangutans outside of protected areas.
Sime Darby Plantation Publishes its Oil Palm Genome to Support The Company’s Ambition for a Deforestation-Free Industry
Sime Darby Plantation (SDP), the world’s largest producer of certified sustainable palm oil, today announced the publication of its oil palm genome research that has paved the way for the Company to produce significantly more oil palm yield on its existing land.
Sime Darby Plantation’s Press Statement on the First Quarter Financial Results for the Year Ending 31 December 2020
For the first quarter of its financial year ending 31 December 2020 (Q1 FY2020), Sime Darby Plantation (SD Plantation) Group recorded an unaudited net profit of RM394 million from its continuing operations, compared to RM90 million in the corresponding period of the previous year.