SINGAPORE-based agricultural commodities trading firm Olam International Ltd will shut its sugar trade desk, spokeswoman Nikki Barber said on Tuesday, another sign of pressure on trading houses.

COMPANIES that produce or sell food face a big hurdle when it comes to achieving sustainability goals in energy, waste, water, deforestation and a host of social issues. Retailers and consumer goods...

In The Hot Seat, Prakash Jhanwer, Regional Head for Southeast Asia & China, Olam International shares more on how the agri-industry in South-east Asia has evolved in the last decade, and what his...

OLAM International's wholly owned subsidiary, Olam Treasury, has secured its second term loan facility totalling 30 billion yen (S$365 million) in the Japanese loan market...

COMMODITY trader Olam International has posted a net profit of S$93.9 million in the second quarter, down 36.4 per cent from the same period a year earlier on weaker earnings from coffee, peanuts and...

COMMODITY trader Olam International has posted a net profit of S$93.9 million in the second quarter, down 36.4 per cent from the same period a year earlier on weaker earnings from coffee, peanuts and...

SINGAPORE banks are stepping up their sustainability credentials, with OCBC Bank becoming the latest to consider sustainability targets in order to prod companies into behaving responsibly.

CORE profit appears to be growing at a steady clip in corporate Singapore - with most companies meeting expecations, but the latest March quarter results also show more earnings misses than earnings...

COMMODITIES trader Olam International booked a fiscal first-quarter profit attributable to owners of the company of S$157.97 million, a rise of 9.8 per cent, on the back of an 8.5 per cent bump in...

COMMODITIES trader Olam International booked a fiscal first-quarter profit attributable to owners of the company of S$157.97 million, a rise of 9.8 per cent, on the back of an 8.5 per cent bump in...