NEWS RELEASES

22 May 2015   |   APRIL

Riau, 22 May 2015: Minister of Industry, Saleh Husin, today attended the ground breaking for a new IDR 4 trillion state-of-the-art paper production facility for APRIL Group, at Pangkalan Kerinci, Pelalawan, Riau. 

04 Dec 2014   |   APRIL

DEC. 4 2014 - PT. Riau Andalan Pulp and Paper (PT. RAPP), the operations unit of APRIL Group, was awarded a silver medal at this year’s Indonesia CSR Award in Jakarta, under the Industry and Manufacturing sector category.

25 Nov 2014   |   APRIL

APRIL participates in World Parks Congress 2014

28 Jan 2014   |   APRIL

JAKARTA, 28 JANUARY 2014– APRIL announced a far-reaching commitment to the environment here today with endorsements from the Indonesian Forestry Minister and Norway’s Ambassador to Indonesia.

07 Oct 2013   |   APRIL

JAKARTA, OCT 7, 2013 – Indonesian forest conservationists said today they’ve been given final approval to begin restoration of a damaged Sumatran peat forest. The approval came via provincial government approval of a 12-month work plan for non-profit Restorasi Ekosistem Riau (RER).

24 Jun 2013   |   APRIL

Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) has today provided manpower and resources to Badan Nasional Penanggulan Bencana (National Agency for Disaster Management) to support the Government’s ongoing efforts to tackle fires occurring outside its concessions.

21 Jun 2013   |   APRIL

Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) has had a strict no- burn policy in place for all our concessions in Indonesia since we began operations in 1994. Our third-party suppliers also practice a strict no-burn policy.

26 Oct 2012   |   APRIL

JAKARTA, 26 October 2012 - Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) today announced that its Kerinci pulp and paper mills and its plantations in Riau Province, Indonesia are now fully certified under SVLK (Timber Legality Verification System), the new Indonesian certification which meets stringent international standards for legality, including in Europe and the US.

08 Aug 2011   |   APRIL

Foreign Correspondent, a programme of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), aired a segment recently which included significant commentary regarding APRIL Indonesia.

01 Sep 2010   |   APRIL

As a pioneer of sustainable forestry management in Indonesia, APRIL is committed to practising the highest standards of environmental management and safety across our entire operations, including our plantations and mill. One important indicator of environmental management performance is water quality, including natural water sources.