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World 28 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

Australia needs more action on climate -- Stern

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia needs to urgently ratify the Kyoto Protocol and slash its greenhouse gas emissions by at least 60 percent by 2050 to help fight global warming, British climate economist Nicholas Stern said on Wednesday.

Business 24 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

Time for corporate Malaysia to turn practice into performance

By MICHAEL D'OLIVEIRO

World 17 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

G8 climate consensus emerging, U.S. odd man out

POTSDAM, Germany (Reuters) - A consensus on the need to protect the world's environment is emerging among rich and developing nations, but the United States remains at odds with other countries on key points, Germany said on Saturday.

Lifestyle 06 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

At the losing end

Many nations are slashing their discharges of heat-trapping gases, but the same cannot be said of Malaysia.

World 21 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

International group sets plan to curb global warming

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 100 corporate heads, international organizations and experts set out a plan on Tuesday to cut greenhouse gas emissions, calling on governments to act urgently against global warming.

World 21 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

International group sets plan to curb global warming

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly 100 corporations, international organizations and experts agreed to a plan on Tuesday to cut greenhouse gas emissions, calling on governments to act urgently against global warming.

World 15 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

Senators tell global forum U.S. must lead on warming

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Corporate moguls, policy experts and U.S. senators spoke with one voice about global warming on Wednesday, telling a world forum the United States must take a lead role in cutting greenhouse gases if it wants to encourage China and India to do the same.

Business 14 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

Bond for climate change proposed

YTL Corp Bhd managing director Tan Sri Francis Yeoh has suggested the setting up of a United Nations-backed climate change bond as part of the business community's response to global warming.

World 04 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

INTERVIEW - Global warming demands global effort - Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - To avert the catastrophic effects of continued global warming, such as desertification of the Amazon rainforest, all countries both rich and poor must do a part, Brazilian Environment Minister Marina Silva said.

World 01 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

ANALYSIS - Climate change doom reports don't stack up

LONDON (Reuters) - Behind the picture of a serious climate change threat, painted in a U.N. report to be published on Friday, just how fast mankind can act remains unsure.