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Award Ceremony - RGE National Children’s Environmental Protection Art Competition

On November 22, 2014, the awards ceremony of 2014 RGE National Children’s Environmental Protection Art Competition: “Our Environment-Friendly Behaviors”, organized by the Center for Environmental Education & Communications (CEEC) of Ministry of Environmental Protection and co-organized by Youth.cn and RGE, was held in Beijing.

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APRIL participates in Forestry Exhibition

APRIL displays its sustainable forest management system, eco-restoration program as well as its fire management capabilities at a forestry exhibition from 12-14 November 2014, organised by the Indonesia Ministry of Environment and Forestry. A towering tree ornament welcomes visitors to APRIL’s booth in the exhibition. Among the visitors is Minister of Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya Bakar.

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Asia Symbol’s Initiatives for Environmental Protection

Asia Symbol adheres to the principle of energy saving and emission reduction to protect the environment and lead in the derive towards sustainable pulp and paper production. As such, the company focuses on developing various energy saving and emission reduction initiatives. On 13 October 2014, a reporter was at Asia Symbol (Shandong) Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd. (SSYMB) to report on the progress of some of these initiatives.

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Environmental Education Outreach Programs to Schools in China

Sukanto Tanoto strongly believes that a company can only be successful if it is a responsible corporate citizen. Guided by his principle that business should be conducted in a manner that is good for the community, good for the country and good for the company, each of the businesses in RGE takes its corporate social responsibility (CSR) seriously. One of the CSR activities in China is to enhance the environmental awareness of students through the "Little Electricity Generator" and “Little Paper Maker” outreach programs.

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Sukanto Tanoto Website

Sukanto Tanoto is a visionary entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is the Founder and Chairman of Royal Golden Eagle (RGE), which manages a global group of companies in resources manufacturing. Tanoto is also the co-founder of Tanoto Foundation, a philanthropy that aims to improve lives by alleviating poverty.