Asia

“ASEAN regional banks and investors behind on Environmental, Social and Governance standards” – WWF – May 13, 2015

On May 13, 2015 the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released a report entitled, “Sustainable Finance in Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia:” at the Singapore Institute of International Affairs’ 2nd Singapore Dialogue on Sustainable World Resources. The report “finds an alarming gap between regional ASEAN financial institutions and the environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards adopted by their […]

“The BRIC nations’ response to climate change is critical to the fate of the planet” – The Guardian – May 4, 2015

On May 4, 2015 The Guardian launched a new series, examining the world’s four largest developing countries: Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) – “their sphere of influence, the innovations that result, and what it’s like to do business in their shadows.” You may read the first article in the series on The Guardian internet […]