The WWE will move to NBC streaming service Peacock as part of a $1 billion deal.
LONDON — The European Commission will take more time to finalize its “taxonomy” or guide for people that want to invest in climate-friendly assets and to cut carbon emissions, its financial services chief said on Monday. Read More
JOHANNESBURG — South Africa plans to launch three procurement rounds for 6,800 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy over the next year, as well as a combined 5,000 MW of new coal, gas and storage, a presentation by the governing African
Five days after the end of Donald Trump’s presidency, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday halted lawsuits accusing him of violating the U.S. Constitution’s anti-corruption provisions by maintaining ownership of his business empire including a hotel near the White House
In northern California, forests are at risk of becoming a landscape dominated by shrubs and small trees as wildfires become dramatically more intense and temperatures rise. In North Carolina, coastal forests are expected to shift inland as sea levels rise.
Customers perceive a better quality of service, feel less anxious and exhibit more trust in businesses when waiters and other service workers wear a mask, according to a new study we just submitted for peer review. And we found this
The rate at which ice is disappearing across the planet is speeding up, according to new research. And the findings also reveal that the Earth lost 28 trillion tons of ice between 1994 and 2017 – equivalent to a sheet
This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The panel report published today confirms the EU’s concerns that Korea has not acted consistently with its trade and sustainable development obligations under the EU-Korea trade agreement. The independent
The COP26 climate change summit being held in Glasgow later this year is calling on groups to bring climate action to life in an interactive setting. Applications are now open to help shape the COP26 venue, with the chance to
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ImpactAlpha, Jan. 25 – Electric charging operator EVgo will go public via a climate SPAC. The deal will value the Los Angeles-based electric-vehicle charging … The post Electric charging operator EVgo to go public via a climate SPAC appeared first on
By Paul Carrel and Rene Wagner BERLIN (Reuters) – German business morale slumped to a six-month low in January as a second wave of COVID-19 halted a recovery in Europe’s largest economy, which will stagnate in the first quarter, the
By Joice Alves LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling strengthened on Monday as investors returned to risk assets on hopes for more stimulus in the United States, while Britain’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout push over the weekend also offered support to the pound.
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the launch of a new large-scale procurement programme that is expected to help retain the state’s existing renewable energy resources. Called Competitive Tier 2, the renewable energy procurement initiative will promote lower
This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: James Lin, Chief Product & Technology Officer , Lynk Global If we are to rely on machine intelligence, we need to understand the
More than 90% of people aged over 60 have used online banking for the first time during the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a poll by iResearch Services, highlighting the importance of banks getting digital right in 2021. In comparison, 17%
By Rahul Singh, President of Financial Services, HCL Technologies Once considered a revolutionary technology, cloud is now at the heart of agile and innovative businesses. The financial services industry is no exception, and has been a major adopter of cloud-based
By Paul McCreadie, Partner at ECI Partners, the leading growth-focused mid-market private equity firm Despite 2020 being an enormously disruptive year for businesses, our latest Growth Index research reveals that almost three quarters (74%) of mid-market financial services companies remained
By Nevzat Devranoglu, Rodrigo Campos and Jonathan Spicer ANKARA/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Foreign investors who for years saw Turkey as a lost cause of economic mismanagement are edging back in, drawn by the promise of some of the biggest returns
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The European Central Bank is setting up a climate change centre to coordinate the bank’s thinking on how to best incorporate climate issues into monetary policy and banking supervision, ECB President Christine Lagarde said on Monday. “We