From a survey of 18 central banks in Asia, 16 of them agree with the notion that climate change is a key area of focus, with the Paris Agreement being quoted as an influencing factor in the shift.
Since it was first detected in December 2019, the virus has spread rapidly, having been declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020, and is now characterised as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation.
We gathered insights from the latest February reports from Boston Consulting Group (BCG), McKinsey & Company, and Kantar China, to give an overview of strategic alignment for companies to better survive through the COVID-19 crisis.
Portfolio diversification benefits and better financial returns are driving allocations to sustainable assets, supported by a raft of regulatory initiatives, according to two separate reports.
The hotel, which holds a Platinum Green Mark – the highest distinction in Singapore's green building rating system – was recognized for its innovative use of technology and adoption of sustainable practices.
With key reforms, Pacific states could move toward cleaner, more affordable sources of energy that eventually eliminate fossil fuels completely.