APRIL Recognised at Singapore Apex Corporate Sustainability Awards

APRIL Recognised at Singapore Apex Corporate Sustainability Awards

APRIL Group was among the winners at the recent Singapore Apex Corporate Sustainability Awards 2022. Organised by Global Compact Network Singapore (GCNS), the award represents one of the most prestigious forms of recognition for companies in Singapore on corporate sustainability. The award was presented to Bey Soo Khiang, Chairman, APRIL and Vice Chairman, RGE by […]

RGE Joins Global Leaders at B20 Summit

RGE Joins Global Leaders at B20 Summit

RGE attended the G20 Business Summit 2022 on 13/ 14 November 2022 in Bali, Indonesia. The two-day event brought together more than 2,000 global business leaders to discuss topics on health issues, supply-chain constraints and building sustainable economic growth. Speaking at the event, Anderson Tanoto, Managing Director at RGE, addressed a wide range of topics […]

Forbes Global CEO Conference 2022: ESG, Purpose and Doing Good

Forbes Global CEO Conference 2022: ESG, Purpose and Doing Good

Purpose, ESG reporting, climate impact and sustainability have all become hot topics in recent years, evolving from environmental and activist talking points to dominating boardroom discussions and agendas, shaping KPI mandates and filling the opinion pages of financial media. The COVID-19 pandemic and recent economic volatility have also incentivised corporations to further scrutinise their responsibilities […]

Apical @GTR Asia 2022: Agility, resilience and risk management required to navigate Asia’s trade landscape

Apical @GTR Asia 2022: Agility, resilience and risk management required to navigate Asia’s trade landscape

COVID-19, the prolonged Russia-Ukraine war and inflationary pressures have tested the ingenuity, resilience and flexibility of organisations. The recent GTR Asia event in Singapore attracted over 1,000 participants. It featured a panel discussion titled “Post-COVID recovery, tectonic shifts and supply chain redistribution” which examined themes across a range of issues, including supply chain resilience and […]

Lombard Odier Asia Summit: Towards a Greener and More Circular Economy

Lombard Odier Asia Summit: Towards a Greener and More Circular Economy

Investors have an active role to play in supporting the private sector’s efforts in building a greener future for all, which means moving from an economy that is W.I.L.D. – wasteful, idle, lopsided, and dirty – to one that is circular, lean, inclusive, and clean. This was the central point of a robust panel discussion, […]

Creating a High Performance Culture among RGE’s Global Workforce to Drive Growth

Creating a High Performance Culture among RGE’s Global Workforce to Drive Growth

In today’s dynamic business landscape, agility is important, and this requires an employee-first approach. As RGE pushes ahead with its expansion – venturing into new markets and integrating global acquisitions – building greater agility and connecting with its 60,000-strong workforce will be key to driving a high-performance culture for sustainable growth. Amid the evolving talent […]

Bracell Launches Environmental Initiative Aimed at Schools

Bracell Launches Environmental Initiative Aimed at Schools

Bracell has launched an environmental education initiative in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to promote awareness of sustainability issues in schools. Launched in partnership with Social Service for Industry (SESI), an NGO focused on community education and wellbeing, and with the support of local government, the motto of the Environmental Experiences project is ‘We take care of […]

RGE drives Singapore’s first textile recycling initiative with RGE-NTU Sustainable Textile Research Centre

RGE drives Singapore’s first textile recycling initiative with RGE-NTU Sustainable Textile Research Centre

To accelerate innovation in textile recycling, RGE jointly launched the RGE-NTU Sustainable Textile Research Centre (RGE-NTU SusTex) with the Nanyang Technological University Singapore (NTU) on 4 Aug 2022. The S$6 million research centre marks Singapore’s first textile recycling initiative, with a clear aim of translating research outcomes into practical solutions that can be deployed in […]

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2022: Investing in biodiversity paves the way for a nature-positive future

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit 2022: Investing in biodiversity paves the way for a nature-positive future

Over half of the world’s total GDP is dependent on nature.[1] Despite the positive ecosystem services that are provided through biodiversity, addressing biodiversity loss is often overlooked. As the world continues to grapple with climate change, the biodiversity that billions of people rely on for food, medicine, and energy is in danger. At the Bloomberg […]