Global coordination needed to fight COVID-19 and climate crises – BIS

LONDON (Reuters) – More global coordination is necessary to fight the twin threat of the coronavirus crisis and climate change,

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World’s largest wealth fund blacklists Glencore, other giants over coal use

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund is excluding some of the world’s biggest commodities firms from its portfolio,

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China to cut new energy vehicle subsidies by 10% this year

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will cut subsidies on new energy vehicles (NEV) by 10% this year, the finance ministry said

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U.N. aviation agency agrees to restrict carbon credits denounced by climate activists

MONTREAL (Reuters) – The U.N.’s aviation agency on Friday approved restrictions for a global program designed to help airlines offset

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Indonesia proposes to tax sweet drinks, polluting cars, plastic

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s finance minister proposed on Wednesday new duties on sweetened drinks, vehicles that emit carbon dioxide and

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Indian ministries buy more air purifiers as capital battles toxic air

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s government has stepped up the purchase of air purifiers over the last two years, taking

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After Indonesia’s deadly floods, few hear climate ‘wake up call’

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Floods that killed more than 50 people in Indonesia’s capital after the biggest rainfall since records began

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UK’s Johnson replaced by ice block in TV debate, Conservatives cry foul

LONDON (Reuters) – British broadcaster Channel 4 represented Prime Minister Boris Johnson with a block of melting ice in a

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