Stewardship Asia Centre: In conversation with Mr. Bey Soo Khiang

Stewardship Asia Centre: In conversation with Mr. Bey Soo Khiang

Mr Bey Soo Khiang, Vice Chairman, RGE and Chairman, APRIL Group, attended the Steward Leadership Summit, speaking on a panel discussion titled “Can Addressing Existential Challenges Be Profitable?” As part of the event, Mr Bey also sat down for a discussion with Ms. Joanna Soh, Stewardship Asia Centre’s Chief Operating Officer, to share insights into […]

APRIL’s Biodiversity and Restoration Commitments Take Centre Stage at IUCN Geneva

APRIL’s Biodiversity and Restoration Commitments Take Centre Stage at IUCN Geneva

This article is an adaptation of “APRIL’s Biodiversity and Restoration Commitments Take Centre Stage at IUCN Geneva”, published in The Jakarta Post. Changes include rewriting some of the passages and adding original materials. In an important moment for global biodiversity, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Leaders Forum 2023 in Geneva convened stakeholders […]

RGE Attends MUFG N0W (Net Zero World) 2023 – “The right blend – Singapore’s role in Asia’s net transition”

RGE Attends MUFG N0W (Net Zero World) 2023 – “The right blend – Singapore’s role in Asia’s net transition”

In partnership with The Asset, the inaugural session of MUFG N0W took place on 25 September 2023 which placed an emphasis on Singapore’s journey toward decarbonising its economy and establishing itself as a leading advocate of sustainability in Asia. Mr Bey Soo Khiang, Vice Chairman of RGE, attended the event and took part in a […]

RGE Participates in BNP Paribas Sustainable Future Panel Forum – “Scaling New Technologies to Accelerate Transition – Tackling the Infrastructure Question in Southeast Asia

RGE Participates in BNP Paribas Sustainable Future Panel Forum – “Scaling New Technologies to Accelerate Transition – Tackling the Infrastructure Question in Southeast Asia

BNP Paribas recently concluded its eighth annual Sustainable Future Forum, a three-week event from 18 September to 6 October 2023. With 16 in-person gatherings held worldwide, BNP’s flagship forum showcased world-leading insights from top regional experts, aiming to guide corporates to find the right solutions to navigate their upcoming transitions. Mr Bey Soo Khiang, Vice […]

GTR Asia 2023: ESG, sustainability and trade – an evolving conversation

GTR Asia 2023: ESG, sustainability and trade – an evolving conversation

GTR (Global Trade Review) Asia 2023, a leading banking event that offers insights into the world of trade, treasury, commodities and Fintech, took place in Singapore on 5-6 September 2023. This year, it attracted 1,232 delegates over the two-day conference. Lucita Jasmin, Director of Sustainability & External Affairs of APRIL Group, on behalf of RGE, took […]

21st Forbes Global CEO Conference 2023: Sea Change

21st Forbes Global CEO Conference 2023: Sea Change

The 21st Forbes Global CEO Conference was held from 11-12 September in Singapore, and gathered some 450 prominent business leaders from around the world. The international panel of leading CEOs, thought leaders, entrepreneurs and investors discussed their ideas on navigating the new normal of the geopolitical and trade landscape. The event was also attended by […]

Indonesia Investment Minister Praises APRIL, APR for Using Renewables

Indonesia Investment Minister Praises APRIL, APR for Using Renewables

This article is an adaptation of “Investment Minister Praises APRIL, APR for Using Renewables”, published in Jakarta Globe. Changes include rewriting some of the passages and adding original materials. The renewable energy use at PT. Riau Andalan Pulp and Paper (RAPP) and Asia Pacific Rayon (APR) operations recently earned praise from Indonesia Investment Minister Bahlil […]

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2023: Leading With Urgency

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2023: Leading With Urgency

The Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2023 held on 26 July 2023 in Singapore attracted more than 500 physical attendees and close to 1,000 virtual participants. The international panel of speakers, business leaders and investors discussed how they can drive innovation and scale best practices in sustainable business and finance. The event was also attended by Singapore’s Minister […]

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2023: The Future of Sustainable Travel

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2023: The Future of Sustainable Travel

At the closing dinner session of the 2023 Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit, Pratheepan Karunagaran, Executive Director at Apical; Carlos Barrasa, Executive Vice President, Commercial and Clean Energies, Cepsa; and Munal Rathore, Partner, BCG explored the topic of “Sustainable Aviation: From Ambition to Action”. The discussion was moderated by Katrina Nicholas, Deputy Managing Editor, Global Business […]