Asia

“Why the world’s recycling system stopped working” – Financial Times – October 25, 2018

On October 25, 2018 the Financial Times published a comprehensive analysis of the world’s recycling market – (recent) past, present and future. According to the article, “(o)n December 31 2017, China, previously the centre of the global recycling trade, abruptly shut its doors to imports of recycled material, citing the fact that large amounts of […]

“More Singapore firms gain from sustainable investing trend” – Nikkei Asian Review – October 5, 2018

On October 5, 2018 Nikkei Asian Review reported that “(a)s demand for socially responsible investments grows, more Singapore companies are taking advantage of loans that link interest payments to improvements across a range of environmental and social measures. Such deals allow companies to tap a new source of debt financing from investors who prefer to […]