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Malaysia’s palm oil market share in Pakistan set to grow

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s palm oil market share in Pakistan is set to grow from the current 22% following Karachi’s commitment to buy more palm oil from the country, Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok Suh Sim said. Aside from Pakistan Prime Minister

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Kok: Smallholders will benefit from mixed cropping

KUALA LUMPUR: Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok said the ministry would work with the Agriculture and Agro-based Industries Ministry to continue the mixed cropping programme for oil palm smallholders. Kok said the programme could help smallholders cope with the problem

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Najib: Palm oil exports to India dropped by 76%

PUCHONG: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today criticised Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok for trivialising India’s unofficial boycott on Malaysian palm oil produce. In a Facebook post today, Najib pointed out that Malaysia’s palm oil exports to

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Kok: Malaysia to confront EU’s palm oil discrimination in WTO

KUALA LUMPUR: Primary Industries Ministry (MPI) is raring to confront the European Union (EU) on its palm oil discrimination, through filing Malaysia’s case with the World Trade Organization (WTO). Minister Teresa Kok said the ministry has enlisted the cooperation of

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Drop in palm oil exports to India: Kok dodges question, insists no boycott

KUALA LUMPUR: Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok refused to comment on credible reports revealing that Malaysia’s palm oil exports to India has dropped sharply in the last three months.  “I will hold a special press conference on the matter some

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Kok: Unfair to blame oil palm industry for haze

PUTRAJAYA: It is unfair to blame the oil palm industry whenever the haze occurs, especially at the large plantations, said Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. Speaking to reporters after opening the 39th Palm Oil Familiarisation Programme (POFP) hosted by the

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Palm oil misunderstanding: Minister and school resolve dispute

PUCHONG: The incident between Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok and an international school which staged an anti-palm oil performance has been resolved. In a Facebook post today, Kok said that the senior administrators of The International @Parkcity, Education director Andrew

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Anti-palm oil play: Engage, not impose your views on kids

I am very disturbed by the Education Ministry’s decision to investigate an international school for staging an anti-palm oil performance by students, following a complaint made by Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. I do not think the issue has a

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