Climate justice: Rich nations dodge finance pledge
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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
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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 […]

News Highlights: Top Financial Services News of the Day
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News Highlights: Top Financial Services News of the Day

Intuit Nears Deal to Buy Mailchimp The cash-and-stock deal, which values email-marketing platform Mailchimp at around $12 billion, could be announced soon, assuming the talks don’t fall apart, people familiar with the matter said. Blackstone Drops $3 Billion Property Deal With Chinese Power Couple Shares in Chinese commercial-property developer Soho China tumbled 35%, after the…