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JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised concern over environmental protection -- or the lack thereof -- in the Job Creation Law, calling on the government to ensure sustainable growth.
BERLIN: Two-thirds of the active ingredients needed to make generic drugs are manufactured in Asia, a study showed on Wednesday, the latest evidence to underscore Europe's reliance on foreign imports for its medicines.
Tesla Inc is backing a new initiative to support informal cobalt miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo as carmakers and miners seek to reassure customers about ethically mined supplies of the battery metal.
LAGOS (Reuters) - Just a few months after Epe Fish Market was under lockdown to stem the spread of the new coronavirus, vendors at the site in the southern Nigerian state of Lagos are back buying, selling and trading animals.
In 2019, tropical rainforests disappeared at a rate of one football pitch every six seconds, according to data recently published by Global Forest Watch, despite growing awareness.
SURALAYA (Reuters): Indonesian fisherman Ramidin says he used to catch stingray by paddling just off the shore of his village, but as a giant coal power complex nearby has expanded over the last three decades, he has had to venture further and further out to sea.
SURALAYA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesian fisherman Ramidin says he used to catch stingray by paddling just off the shore of his village, but as a giant coal power complex nearby has expanded over the last three decades, he has had to venture further and further out to sea.
GENEVA (Reuters) - Some gold, diamond and bauxite mines in the Venezuelan Amazon are largely controlled by criminal gangs who exploit, beat and even kill workers, a United Nations investigation has found.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's chief executive, Ursula von der Leyen, said on Wednesday that the bloc will do its best to seal an agreement on new ties with Britain by the end of the year but will not compromise its core values, notably on fair competition.
PETALING JAYA: MISC Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary AET Tanker Holdings Sdn Bhd has taken delivery of the Eagle Petrolina, the first of four Suezmax Dynamic Positioning (DP2) shuttle tankers purposed built for long-term charter to Brazilian multinational petroleum corporation, Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras).