EESC: European Hypocrisy

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EESC: European Hypocrisy  The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) requires EU guidelines against sugar and palm oil, because they are supposedly among the main causes of obesity. If that is the case, then why doesn’t the EESC also suggest guidelines for the correct use of PlayStations, TV series and sofas at home? The Europe of the bureaucrats and the enemies of […]

Italian Government Confirms: Palm Oil is Healthy

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Italian Government Confirms: Palm Oil is Healthy The new CREA – guidelines confirm the healthiness of palm oil. Italian Government belies – yet again – those who denigrate it.  CREA (Council for Agricultural Research and Analysis of Agricultural Economics) has published its Guidelines for Healthy Eating: if included in a balanced diet, palm oil is a totally normal […]

Trapa celebrates its 50 years promoting deforestation

The Palencia Chocolate company Trapa, created the first chocolate in Spain 50 years ago. Trapa has decided to celebrate its anniversary by sponsoring orangutans in Borneo. They argue that it is due to its commitment to the environment and the withdrawal of palm oil from its products that help stop deforestation. Fake News Once again, it is about using marketing and fear in the face of scientific […]

Indonesia Forest Fires: Surrounded by Lies

Almost every media outlet has covered the Indonesian forest fires. They blame palm oil for over  1.6 million hectares of burning forests. This is fake news. The real numbers  Even the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), the initial source of the incorrect numbers, have apologized and admitted their mistake.  The real numbers are far […]

Demand for Structural Changes in the Global Economy

People frequently hear the media comment about issues directly related to the global economy. This includes topics such as digitalization, inequality and climate change. The result is a change in economic policies in many countries.  Countries which, after years of stable growth, are preparing to face changes and a significant slowdown in the economy. The OECD recently […]

Palm Oil is Life New Episode: European Misconception

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PALM OIL IS LIFE: EUROPEAN MISCONCEPTION  This is the new episode produced in our series on the positive impacts of palm oil on environmental sustainability and food security for billions of people. The video provides scientific facts and arguments that demolish the European environmentalists and health conscious fanatics ideologies.  Palm oil (PO) – see our dedicated page >>> – […]

Large taxes are not the way to sustainability: Economic Chief Threatens EU Innovation.

Paolo Gentiloni, Brussels’ next economic chief has begun a warpath that has the potential to hinder the EU’s sustainability and innovation.   Gentiloni wants to raise taxes on polluting companies.  Over the past few years, discussions such as these regarding large tax increases have been gridlocked and for good reason. The proposed increase in taxes does […]