He says it's ok because.....
1. It's not his job to determine on behalf of his investors what they should or should not invest in
2. He only profits indirectly
3. The company, Kalbe Farma adheres to Indonesian law
Indonesian law also allows 'claimed' adulterers to be publically thrashed!
Let the Dame give young Rees-Mogg some advice?
When you make a cock up don't try to dig your way out: instead, admit an error of judgment.
His attempts to rationalise the investment just make him seem silly and vacuous.
He should have told journalists he had no idea of the use of the product and that he was going to liquidate the investment....very simple.