Switzerland’s Attorney General has opened a criminal case against UBS, the Swiss banking group, over suspected money-laundering of timber corruption proceeds from the Malaysian state of Sabah in Borneo. This has been confirmed today by the Office of the Attorney General in the Swiss capital, Bern, reports Bruno Manser Fund.
Sustainable forest management in Sarawak? Think again. These videos (above and below) from Al Jazeera provide ample food for thought – and look at the impact of logging on the Penan.