to sell tablets powered by Google's ( GOOG ) Android, thus allowing it to compete in tablets again after discontinuing its Palm /webOS TouchPad in 2011. "If we have the right product and the right price, the channel still loves H-P and they want to
YAOUNDE, May 22 (Reuters) - A company owned by New York venture capital firm Herakles Capital has suspended work on a giant palm oil plantation in Cameroon after protests by environmental groups and villagers, highlighting opposition to land acquisitions in Africa.
SINGAPORE, May 20 (Reuters) - CME Group will introduce a U.S. dollar-denominated palm oil swaps contract on June 3 pending regulatory review, the exchange said on Monday, tapping growing demand to manage price volatility of the food and fuel commodity.
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airplane models.Increased production of biofuels, partially through government mandate, should drive up corn, sugar, and palm oil prices, giving farmers more incentive to increase yields through fertilizer use. Although SQM doubled its long-term debt
JAKARTA (Reuters) - The president of Indonesia, home to the world's third-largest tropical forests and a powerful palm oil industry, has agreed to extend a ban on forest clearing, a government official said on Friday.
JAKARTA, May 10 (Reuters) - The president of Indonesia, home to the world's third-largest tropical forests and a powerful palm oil industry, has agreed to extend a ban on forest clearing, a government official said on Friday.
Singapore shares rose, led by Wilmar International Ltd after the palm oil firm's quarterly results beat market estimates.
* WHAT: Malaysia's April palm oil stocks, output and exports data * WHEN: May 10, after 0430 GMT By Chew Yee Kiat SINGAPORE, May 8 (Reuters) - Malaysia's April palm oil stocks likely fell to their lowest in nine months, with domestic
Affin Investment Bank cut its average selling price forecast on Malaysian crude palm oil this year to 2,600 ringgit per tonne from 2,800 ringgit, citing a sluggish price outlook amid high inventory levels and an uncertain global economy.