FGV notes with disappointment the misleading report by Syed Zain Al-Mahmood “Palm Oil Migrant Workers Tell Of Abuses on Malaysian Plantations” dated 27 July 2015.
We state for the record that we had provided full responses to WSJ’s requests for information between June 3 and 17 2015, prior to the publication of the report. Subsequently, we issued a statement on the same day seeking WSJ’s cooperation in an investigation against these serious allegations. However, we did not receive any response from WSJ until today. (more…)