Felda wants Putrajaya to be more aggressive over EU's palm oil ban

Felda director-general Dr Othman Omar says 650,000 smallholders and their families depend on oil palm. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, March 18, 2019.

PUTRAJAYA needs to be more aggressive when tackling the European Union’s (EU) decision to phase out palm oil use in fuel, said the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda).

Felda director-general Dr Othman Omar said the decision is a purely business strategy for some EU nations.

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