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Unaware among reasons many oil palm planters remain MSPO uncertified

TAWAU, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Unaware about the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) and disappointment over the low price of the commodity are among reasons many oil palm smallholders remain uncertified, said Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. 

She said in Sabah, only 46 per cent of the 223,000 hectares of the private planted area had obtained MSPO certification as of June 30, 2019. 

“I wish to let smallholders know that the cost to obtain the MSPO is borne by the government until the end of this year. You just need to come forward and apply,” she told reporters after a briefing on MSPO and dialogue session with Sabah oil palm growers, here.

She also called on the relevant associations to get in touch with 267 smallholders in the state and urge them to come forward and apply for the certification.....

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API reading at SK Kuala Baram 2 rises to 342 as of 3 pm


SK Kuala Baram 2 in Miri recorded hazardous air quality with the Air Pollutant Index (API) reading rising to 342 as of 3 pm as compared to 317 at 11 am.

 
 

Unawareness among reasons many oil palm planters remain MSPO uncertified


TAWAU, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Unaware about the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) and disappointment over the low price of the commodity are among reasons many oil palm smallholders remain uncertified, said Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok.

 
 

Severe haze envelops Kuala Baram


KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 12  (Bernama) -- Kuala Baram in Sarawak is experiencing severe haze with the Air Pollutants Index (API) reading taken at SK Kuala Baram 2 at 11 am showing 317,  according to  Malaysian Air Pollution Index (APIMS) data.

 
 

Tamparuli flowers, landscaping.. look for Monica


TAMPARULI, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Like any other hardworking individual, one single mother's perseverance has certainly paid off, as Brazilian football legend Pele aptly puts it, "Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do".

 
 

Air quality in Miri still at hazardous level


KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The Air Pollution Index (API) for Miri, Sarawak is still at a hazardous level, with a reading of 395 recorded at 7 pm today, according to the Department of Environment portal.

 
 

Festive aid for 10 asnaf families in Pulau Gaya


KOTA KINABALU, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- Ten asnaf (eligible recipients of the tithe) families at Kampung Lok Urai, Pulau Gaya here had a more meaningful Aidiladha celebration today after being given festive aid by Yayasan Dana Kebajikan Muslim Malaysia (YDKMM).

 
 

Families of missing S'wak soliders want MinDef nod in retrieving belongings


KUCHING, Aug 11 (Bernama) - The Sarawak state government is seeking the approval of the Defence Ministry (MinDef) to allow the families of two soldiers who were reported missing since July 19 in Pulau Perak, Kedah to retrieve their belongings.

 
 

Reduce outdoor activities, watch out for symptoms - Sarawak Health director


KUCHING, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- Sarawak residents particularly those in the north have been advised to reduce unnecessary outdoor activities in light of the haze.

 
 

Aidiladha brings people together - Sabah Minister


SANDAKAN, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The state government will continue to help the needy and attend to their  plight.

 
 

Labuan marine police nab Vietnamese crew for illegal fishing


LABUAN, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The Marine police arrested five Vietnamese fishing crew members and seized their trawler worth of RM350,000 yesterday for illegal fishing near Beting Jahat waters here. 

 
 
 

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Parties urged to keep emotions in check ahead of Tanjung Piai polls

 
     

Walkabout campaign must be clear, permit needed for house-to-house campaigning

 
     

Edra sponsors Melaka Sports School for football training

 
     

Sultan Muhammad V wants implementation of five federal projects in Kelantan to be expedited

 
     
 
     
 

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