Climate justice: Rich nations dodge finance pledge
USA finance

Climate justice: Rich nations dodge finance pledge

A hundred billion dollars every year –- that’s the aid promised more than a decade ago to help developing nations curb their carbon pollution and adapt to devastating climate impacts. With a Democrat back in the White House, the US has doubled its aid and promises $11.4 billion per year by 2024, but it’s still not enough to close the gap.

FM Nirmala Sitharaman embarks on week-long US visit to attend G-20, World Bank meetings
USA finance

FM Nirmala Sitharaman embarks on week-long US visit to attend G-20, World Bank meetings

As part of official visit to the US, she will also address investors including large pension funds and private equity players and will invite them to participate in India’s growth story. New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has embarked on a week-long US trip to attend the annual meet of the World Bank and IMF […]

Cryptocurrency exchanges rush to cut ties with Chinese users after fresh crackdown – VNExplorer
Cryptocurrency exchanges

Cryptocurrency exchanges rush to cut ties with Chinese users after fresh crackdown – VNExplorer

FILE PHOTO: Picture illustration of small toy figurines and representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency displayed in front of an image of China’s flag By Samuel Shen and Andrew Galbraith SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency exchanges and providers of crypto services are scrambling to sever business ties with mainland Chinese clients, …