NEWS RELEASES

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.

23 Jun 2012   |   Apical

SINGAPORE, 22 June, 2012 – APICAL Group Limited (APICAL), a major player in the mid to downstream palm oil industry with 5% market share in the global palm oil industry, today announced the successful raising of significant syndicated loan facilities totalling US$350 million.

03 Apr 2012   |   Sateri

(2 April 2012– Hong Kong) - Sateri Holdings Limited (“Sateri” or the “Group”; stock code: 1768), a leading global specialty cellulose company, today announced it was awarded “Best Investor Relations Company (China)” in the 2nd Asian Excellence Awards 2012 from Corporate Governance Asia magazine.

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.

09 Sep 2009   |   RGE

To better reflect the Group’s aspirations to be a global, world-class enterprise, and to signify the transformation of the Group for future sustainability and growth, the Company has decided to change the name to “RGE”, which refers to “Royal Golden Eagle”.

12 Jan 2009   |   APRIL

INDONESIA, 12 JANUARY 2009 – APRIL’s own Elephant Flying Squad in the Ukui Estate of Riau, Indonesia, has proudly welcomed the birth of a baby female Sumatran elephant (Elephas Maximus Sumatranus) named “Carmen”. The Elephant Flying Squad is a team of trained elephants and pawangs (trainers) whose efforts are focused on preventing rampaging wild elephants from raiding village crops.

12 Jan 2009   |   RGE

APRIL’s (Asia Pacific Resources International Limited) Shandong arm – APRIL SSYMB Pulp & Paper, sealed a 10 year project finance loan agreement worth RMB7.5 billion in November last year, to construct one of the world’s largest single pulp lines.

12 Feb 2008   |   APRIL

(12 February 2008, Singapore) – The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and APRIL, one of the world’s leading plantation forestry and pulp and paper manufacturing companies, agreed to be partners in the recognition of outstanding environmental leaders in UNEP’s Champions of the Earth 2008 awards.

01 Aug 2007   |   APRIL

(1 August 2007, Dubai) - APRIL Fine Paper, the commercial arm of APRIL, one of the world’s leading integrated fiber, pulp and paper producers, today opened its first sales office in the Middle East. Situated in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, this move signifies the growing importance of the region’s market to the company, driven by a rising demand for high-end, high-value uncoated woodfree paper.