NEWS RELEASES

28 Jul 2015   |   APRIL

Pangkalan Kerinci, 28 July 2015 – Multiple stakeholders have come together to actively promote fire prevention in Riau province. Initiated and led by PT. Riau Andalan Pulp and Paper (RAPP), the operations arm of Asia Pacific Resources International Holdings Ltd (APRIL), the Fire Free Village Programme aims to create fire free villages through collaboration with the villages, community stakeholders, non-governmental organizations and enforcement agencies.

24 Jul 2015   |   APRIL

Singapore, 24 July 2015 – About 100 young environmentalists from Southeast Asia, Singapore students, and representatives from APRIL Group and the National Parks Board (NParks) came together this morning to enhance a butterfly habitat in Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park. 

26 Jun 2015   |   APRIL

PANGKALAN KERINCI, 26 June 2015 – APRIL Group announced today a ‘Fire Danger Period’ across all of its concession areas in Riau Province, Indonesia from 1 July to 31 August 2015 – a first by any forestry business in Indonesia.

16 Jun 2015   |   Apical

June 16th 2015 - Asian Agri and Apical Group announced today their partnership with The Forest Trust (TFT) – a global environmental non-profit organisation focused on helping companies run responsible supply chains.

16 Jun 2015   |   Sateri

Shanghai, June 16, 2015 - Sateri, one of the world’s largest viscose staple fibre (VSF) producers, unveiled today its Pulp Sourcing Policy which outlines its commitment towards achieving a global supply chain of sustainable wood pulp. 

08 Jun 2015   |   APRIL

JAKARTA, 8 June 2015 – APRIL Group today joined representatives from Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), the world’s leading forest certification system, and its Indonesian partner, the Indonesian Forest Certification Co-Operation (IFCC), in announcing it was awarded the first PEFC Sustainable Forest Management certification for an Indonesian forestry company.

03 Jun 2015   |   APRIL

Jakarta, 3 June 2015: APRIL Group today announced new measures to ensure deforestation is completely eliminated from its supply chain through its Sustainable Forest Management Policy (SFMP) 2.0.

02 Jun 2015   |   RGE

2 June 2015 – This is to notify members of the public that there is a scam involving a purported recruitment exercise conducted by RGE and Asian Agri in Indonesia.

27 May 2015   |   RGE

Addressing the students in Singapore on May 25 as keynote speaker, RGE's Chairman Sukanto Tanoto spoke about how he scaled and diversified his businesses.