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January 18, 2018 1:50 PM EU palm resolution is against ISCC system: Expert

PUTRAJAYA: Palm oil industry expert Dr James Fry believes that the European Union (EU) resolution that discriminates against palm oil is wrong and runs contrary to the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) system – the driver for certified palm oil. The lSCC and the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil certification were the systems 8

January 18, 2018 6:00 AM Malaysia says European move to ban palm oil from biofuels is ‘crop apartheid’

Malaysia is the world's second-biggest palm oil producer after Indonesia, and the two countries together account for nearly 90 per cent of global output. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 ― Malaysia today criticised the European Union for backing a ban on the use of palm oil in biofuels, calling the move a protectionist trade barrier and a form of “crop apartheid 5

January 18, 2018 3:31 AM Minister: Malaysia will intensify efforts, explain on palm oil to EU minister, commissions

Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong says before the ban is legalised as a law, it needs to go through two layers of processes, namely approvals from the council of the European Union or council of ministers as well as the European Commissions. — Picture by Mukhriz HazimPUTRAJAYA, Jan 18 ― Malaysia will intensify its efforts to explain about the palm oil industry 6

January 17, 2018 1:35 PM Israel’s Netanyahu says Indian peace hero Gandhi an inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu writes a message in the visitor's book as his wife Sara and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi look on during their visit to Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad January 17, 2018. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Jan 17 — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi today, saying modern India’s 10

January 17, 2018 1:30 PM Storm to disrupt traffic at Amsterdam airport tomorrow

KLM, the operator of the cancelled flights, today said runway capacity at Schiphol will be severely restricted due to the storm. — AFP picAMSTERDAM, Jan 17 — Air France-KLM has cancelled 228 European flights to and from Amsterdam's Schiphol airport planned for tomorrow morning, as a storm is expected to disrupt traffic at the Dutch national airport 10

January 16, 2018 12:27 PM U2 announces European tour leg

Bono (centre), the Edge (left) and Adam Clayton of Irish band U2 perform during their concert at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France, December 6, 2015. — Reuters picLONDON, Jan 16 —Irish rock band U2 has announced a new string of concerts in the UK and Europe as part of its “Experience + Innocence” tour. Tickets go on sale from January 26 (with presales 9

January 16, 2018 10:09 AM Prominent Kosovo Serb politician assassinated

This file photo taken on November 3, 2013 in Kosovska Mitrovica shows Oliver Ivanovic, one of the main political leaders of Serbs in northern Kosovo, casting his ballot during local elections. — AFP picKOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Jan 16 — Leading Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic was killed in a drive-by shooting today that is likely to reignite tensions 8

January 15, 2018 3:55 PM Dortmund sign Swiss defender Akanji from Basel

Akanji (left) has four international caps for Switzerland and played in all six of Basel’s Champions League group games as they qualified for the knockout stages alongside Manchester United. ― Reuters picBERLIN, Jan 15 — Borussia Dortmund have signed Manuel Akanji from FC Basel, with the Bundesliga club announcing that the Swiss international defender 11

January 14, 2018 3:46 AM Airbus fined 104 mn euros over Taiwan missile affair

PARIS: Airbus said Saturday it had been fined €104 million (RM504 million) for a dispute dating from 1992 over missile sales to Taiwan by the Matra group, which was later acquired by the aerospace giant. Airbus, which this week agreed to sell China 184 A320 planes by 2020, said in a statement it had been ordered to pay the fine "for a complaint of breach 9

January 13, 2018 12:33 PM Air France-KLM denies bidding for troubled Alitalia

An Alitalia plane passes an Air France plane on the tarmac of Charles de Gaulles International Airport in Roissy near Paris, January 8, 2013. — Reuters picPARIS, Jan 13 — The Air France-KLM group today denied it had made an offer for ailing airline Alitalia, a day after Italy’s industry minister listed it among three bidders. Alitalia, struggling to compete 11