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The Edge Markets, Monday 29 November 2021

#financing4ESG: Advancing Malaysian PLCs’ ESG Journey

As countries around the world work together to address the issue of climate change, small and large corporations are also demonstrating their instr...


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Mongabay, Thursday 25 November 2021

In a warming world, deforestation turns the heat deadly, Borneo study finds

New research identifies how rising localized temperatures driven by deforestation and global warming are increasing heat-related deaths and creatin...


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CNN, Monday 15 November 2021

Was COP26 successful? Here's how climate summits make a difference

At the opening of the COP26 summit in Glasgow, US President Joe Biden called the climate crisis an "existential threat to human existence as we kno...


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The Edge Markets, Monday 15 November 2021

My Say: The palm oil industry can be net-zero carbon by 2040

The palm oil industry is approaching net-zero carbon emissions
Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd published its Sustainability Rating Report on Oct 21, r...


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Mongabay, Friday 12 November 2021

The Amazon has highest October forest loss since at least 2007

On Friday Brazil reported the highest level of deforestation for any October dating back to 2007.



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The Edge Markets, Friday 12 November 2021

Climate And Environmental Governance: Investors can act to prevent a global climate disaster

Governments, corporations and society as a whole now widely acknowledge that climate change is the greatest challenge facing the global economy and...


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The Star, Wednesday 10 November 2021

COP26: M'sia calls for developed countries to fulfil financing, technology transfer and capacity building obligations under Paris Agreement

Malaysia has called for developed countries to fulfil their obligations on additional financing, technology transfer and capacity building under th...


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The Edge Markets, Tuesday 9 November 2021

'Done right, carbon tax can bring benefits'

THERE is probably never an appropriate time for a country to introduce carbon pricing or carbon tax but, if done right, it can bring benefits, expe...


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GreenBiz, Friday 5 November 2021

Changing the path forward for plastic

Just like the shift in mindset about global warming, people around the world are waking up to the urgency of the plastics problem.


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BBC, Thursday 4 November 2021

Climate change: Carbon emissions show rapid rebound after Covid dip

Global carbon dioxide emissions are set to rebound to near the levels they were at before Covid, in a finding that has surprised scientists.



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