Industry first or people first? - Government of Malaysia suppresses oil palm smallholders in the interests of industry

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                        08 OCTOBER 2014

Thousands of oil palm smallholders in Sarawak are severely impacted by the Malaysian Palm Oil Board’s (MPOB) directive prohibiting traders from purchasing fresh fruit bunches (FFBs) of ‘suspicious’ origins. The directive came into effect since 1 July, 2014.

 

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Industri didahulukan atau rakyat didahulukan? – Kerajaan Malaysia menindas pekebun-pekebun kecil sawit demi menjaga kepentingan pihak industry

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                    08 OKTOBER 2014

Ribuan pekebun-pekebun kecil kelapa sawit di Sarawak telah terjejas oleh arahan Lembaga Kelapa Sawit Malaysia (atau dalam bahasa Inggeris, MPOB) yang melarang peniaga buah sawit dari membeli buah kelapa sawit (BKS) yang asal-usulnya ‘dicurigai’. Arahan tersebut berkuatkuasa sejak 1hb Julai, 2014.

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Seizure of protected Tapang logs – the chance for Tan Sri Adenan to walk the talk

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                         02 OCTOBER 2014

Sahabat Alam Malaysia’s (SAM) field staff has stumbled upon a huge pile of seized logs at the logpond of Sungai Pelutan in Middle Baram, Sarawak recently.

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Penyitaan balak Tapang yang dilindungi - peluang Tan Sri Adenan memperkotakan kata-kata beliau

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                    02 OKTOBER 2014 

Kakitangan lapangan Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) telah terjumpa longgokan besar balak yang dirampas di kolam balak Sungai Pelutan di Baram Tengah, Sarawak baru-baru ini.

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Investigate Mangrove Felling in Penaga

Mangrove felling Penaga

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                    30 SEPTEMBER 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) urges the Penang State Government to probe who has been felling mangrove trees in Sungai Tembus near Penaga in the district of Seberang Perai Utara (SPU).

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Plantation development in the Lesong Permanent Reserved Forest: Are we really practising sustainable forestry?

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                   26 SEPTEMBER 2014 

SAM deplores the decision of the Pahang State Government to permit forest conversion activities to take place within the Lesong Permanent Reserved Forest (PRF) in Kuala Rompin.

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SAM Bantah Cadangan Projek Agro Farming dan Agro Pelancongan Seluas 63.88 hektar tepi Jalanraya Timur Barat (Simpang Pulai - Kampung Raja), Perak

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                          29 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) membantah Cadangan Projek Agro Farming dan Agro Pelancongan seluas 63.88 hektar tepi Jalanraya Timur Barat (Simpang Pulai - Kampung Raja), Perak kerana bimbang boleh menimbulkan impak/kesan secara langsung kepada alam sekitar.

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Atasi segera punca Sungai Dungun tercemar - SAM

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                          25 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menggesa kerajaan Terengganu dan Jabatan Alam Sekitar (JAS) negeri tersebut menyiasat dan mengambil tindakan segera ke atas punca berlakunya pencemaran sungai di Dungun baru-baru ini.

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Jangan beri TOL kepada peneroka haram

SURAT KEPADA PENGARANG                                                                                              07 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menolak cadangan Menteri Sumber Asli dan Alam Sekitar Datuk Seri G. Palanivel untuk memberi lesen menduduki sementara (TOL) kepada pengusaha-pengusaha ladang pertanian yang dibuka secara haram di Gunung Yong Belar, Cameron Highlands.

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No to “Pay Polluter” in TPPA

SAM supports the following press statement released by the Consumers' Association of Penang

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                                 4 JULY 2014 

The latest round of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations involving Malaysia and 11 other countries including the United States began on 3 July and will continue until 12 July 2014 in Ottawa, Canada.

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