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Marina Bay Sands removes shark fin from menus

Marina Bay Sands has taken a decisive step in its ongoing commitment to protect the environment by no longer serving shark fin in restaurants it owns  and operates. Shark fin dishes are also no longer offered at MICE (meetings, incentives, conventions, exhibitions) events at Sands Expo and Convention Centre. This initiative, which was piloted in October 2013, is aligned to the …

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Wilmar supplier caught in fresh forest scandal

Greenpeace International: Wilmar supplier caught in fresh forest scandal (Clearance for oil palm plantations near Tanjung Puting National Park – Image by Greenpeace) Jakarta, 22 November 2013 – A supplier to Singapore-based palm oil trader Wilmar International has been caught carving up peatland forests that are home to endangered orang-utans, in rare photos from a recent flyover investigation in Kalimantan by …

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