International Sugar Journal

Cambodia – Australia’s ANZ bank compensates families displaced during land grab for a sugar project [Full subscriber]

In a landmark settlement, Australia’s ANZ Bank has agreed to compensate hundreds of families forcibly evicted by a Cambodian sugar company to which it loaned AU$40 million (US$26 million) in 2011.

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Thailand – Court rejects land grab case against Mitr Phol by Cambodian villagers [Full subscriber]

A Thai court rejected on 4th July land grab case brought by Cambodian villagers against Mitr Phol on a technicality that it cannot be treated as a class action lawsuit, according to the plaintiff’s lawyer and a land rights organisation, reported Al Jazeera.

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