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Hitt og þetta 21. september 2006

Stora Enso Oyj initiates dialogue in Russia regarding legal wood

Nordic Business Report-September 21, 2006-Stora Enso Oyj initiates dialogue in Russia regarding legal wood
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Finnish forest products company Stora Enso Oyj said on Thursday (21 September) that it was initiating dialogue in Russia regarding legal wood harvesting.

According to environmental group Greenpeace, the Karelian authorities are issuing logging licences without Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) as required by Russian federal law for forest management plans.

It was alleged that this wood is purchased by Finnish forest companies including Stora Enso.

To help resolve the issue, Stora Enso has initiated a dialogue by asking the Karelian authorities to clearly state their position in this matter and the legal basis for it.

Stora Enso said that it actively works to combat illegal logging wherever the group operates and does not accept wood that is harvested in violation of national or state laws.

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25 ára afmælistilboð VB – 50% afsláttur af áskrift

Afmælistilboð VB

Viðskiptablaðið er 25 ára og af því tilefni býðst nýjum áskrifendum að kaupa áskrift á 50% afslætti.
Afmælisverðið er aðeins 2.500 krónur.

Tilboðið er fyrir nýja áskrifendur. Núverandi áskrifendur geta bætt við sig áskrift á þessu verði. Gildir í 4 mánuði. Áskrifendur fá Viðskiptablaðið, Frjálsa verslun og Fiskifréttir sent ásamt vefaðgangi að vb.is og fiskifrettir.is