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Providence Resources P.l.c. – Conditional Placing to raise US$3.76 million

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UK industry group, motorists’ association play down Brexit fuel fears

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Highlights No drawdown of strategic stocks expected AA says “relaxed” on supply, price risk reduced London — The UK Petroleum Industry Association and motoring services company Automobile Association have dismissed fears offuel shortages in the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal on trading arrangements. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes Read More

Hong Kong’s leader to withdraw extradition bill, but protesters demand more

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Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has officially announced she is withdrawing the earlier-suspended extradition bill that sparked massive protests and riots in the city. Some protesters are already saying it’s ‘too little, too late.’ “The government will formally withdraw the bill in order to fully allay public concerns,” Lam said in a televised speech on Read More

Factbox: Climate policies of top U.S. Democrats in 2020 presidential race

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ten Democratic U.S. presidential hopefuls will tout their plans to tackle climate change on Wednesday evening in a series of CNN town halls, sure to pit moderates like Joe Biden against progressives like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. Below are the main climate strategies of the candidates participating in the event that Read More

Greta replies to critics of her Asperger’s: ‘Being different is a superpower’

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By Sharon Marris, news reporter Greta Thunberg has hit back at her critics, describing her Asperger’s as a “superpower”. The 16-year-old climate activist has built a massive following globally – particularly among young people – as she warns world leaders of the urgency of dealing with climate change. But she has also come under fire Read More

Trade in giraffes to be regulated for first time: CITES

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GENEVA (Reuters) – Countries voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to regulate international trade in giraffes, an endangered species, and in their body parts, overcoming objections by southern African states and drawing praise from conservationists. FILE PHOTO: Giraffes are seen in Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya, August 3, 2019 REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic/File Photo The provisional decision, taken in Read More

Bernie Sanders proposes $16.3 trillion Green New Deal plan

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WASHINGTON, August 22 (Reuters) – Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled a climate change strategy on Thursday that would mobilize $16.3 trillion to help the U.S. generate 100% of its electricity from renewable energy by 2030 and achieve “full decarbonization” by 2050. FILE PHOTO: 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during Read More

Between F-16 sale to Taiwan, Hong Kong and tariffs, China has no reason to trust US

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Word that US President Donald Trump is pushing for a sale of F-16 fighters to Taiwan worth $8 billion is unlikely to help a ‘deal’ with China, as Beijing’s already blaming Washington for the Hong Kong protests and the tariff war. The proposed sale of 66 modernized jet fighters is still a rumor, as no Read More

Imperiled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia

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FUNAFUTI, Tuvalu (Reuters) – Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set down tough policies to combat climate change. FILE PHOTO: Prime Minister of Fiji and COP 23 President Frank Bainimarama speaks during the COP24 UN Climate Change Conference Read More

Pacific Islands leaders agree on climate plan with loopholes

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FUNAFUTI, Tuvalu (Reuters) – Pacific Islands leaders failed to agree on tough new climate change commitments at an annual summit on Thursday, agreeing instead to endorse a plan that allows them to opt out of specific measures they opposed. FILE PHOTO: New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks at the Istana in Singapore, May 17, Read More