Middle East

“Saudi Arabia plans to issue green bonds soon to advance ESG plans” – Reuters – September 27, 2021

On September 27, 2021 Reuters reported that “Saudi Arabia plans to issue green bonds soon, an official said on Monday, as the oil-producing kingdom seeks to embrace environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns to expand its investor base and finance a transition to a greener economy. Hani Al-Medaini, acting chief executive officer of the Finance […]

“Exchange in Focus: Boursa Kuwait launches new ESG reporting guide” – SSE Initiative – September 9, 2021

On September 9, 2021, the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative reported that “Boursa Kuwait has launched a new ESG Reporting Guide to support listed companies on Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) implementation and reporting. Solidifying its position, the Boursa Kuwait ESG guide raises awareness and drives the embrace of Corporate Sustainability in the local […]