Global cooperation is not necessary to fight climate change

Global cooperation is not necessary to fight climate change

Tue Nov 29, 2022 04:11 PM Last update on: Tue Nov 29, 2022 04:33 PM Fortunately, rapid technological advances have sharply reduced the price of renewables bringing decarbonisation within financial reach. File photo: STAR “> Fortunately, rapid technological advances have sharply reduced the price of renewables bringing decarbonisation within financial reach. File photo: STAR Last week’s United Nations Climate […]

How Has the Indian Economy Done Vis-à-vis Other Nations Over the Past 30 Years?

How Has the Indian Economy Done Vis-à-vis Other Nations Over the Past 30 Years?

This article, extrapolating our key findings from a recent Centre for New Economics Studies (CNES) research analysis, involves a detailed analysis of India’s growth trajectory over the last three decades comparing its growth trends with other industrially developed economies across sectors like manufacturing, services, banking, etc., and with other like-minded group of nations. Providing a […]

China: fire in a factory, 36 dead and 2 missing

China: fire in a factory, 36 dead and 2 missing

Thirty-six people have died and two are still missing after a fire broke out in a factory in central China, state media reported, citing local authorities. The fire broke out “on Monday afternoon in a factory in Anyang city, central China‘s Henan province,” Xinhua news agency reported. Source link

Envoy: US doesn’t force countries to choose sides over China

US Ambassador in Dhaka Peter Haas on Monday said Washington does not force countries to choose sides over relations with Beijing as “we don’t expect every country to have the same exact assessment of China as we do”. “Let me be clear. This is not about forcing countries to choose. It’s about giving them a […]

China to Bangladesh, river-sharing pacts can be new CBMs, resolve other contentious issues

China to Bangladesh, river-sharing pacts can be new CBMs, resolve other contentious issues

Environmental resources often do not fit within man- made borders. They spill across the borders of nations. The sharing and common use of these resources constitute transboundary environmental issues. Simply put, these are issues relating to the international management of environmental resources and its impact. In this chapter, we consider transboundary water and air pollution […]

Indonesia, China ink $2.6b palm oil, fishery trade deals

Indonesia, China ink $2.6b palm oil, fishery trade deals

China has signed a US$2.6 billion worth of commitment to purchase crude palm oil (CPO) and its derivative products from Indonesia, allowing the archipelagic country to secure a trade boost from its number-one trading partner amid global recession. The sum covers a total of 2.5 million tonnes of CPO and some derivative products, involving deals […]

Shared by Nature: Why is China setting up international mangrove center in Shenzhen? – The Global Herald

Shared by Nature: Why is China setting up international mangrove center in Shenzhen? - The Global Herald

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Shared by Nature: Why is China setting up international mangrove center in Shenzhen?” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China will establish an international mangrove center in the southern city of Shenzhen as an important site of global mangrove preservation and cooperation. An announcement in this regard […]

China fishing fleet defied U.S. in standoff on the high seas

China fishing fleet defied U.S. in standoff on the high seas

This summer, as China fired missiles into the sea off Taiwan to protest House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to the island, a much different kind of geopolitical standoff was taking shape in another corner of the Pacific Ocean. Thousands of miles away, a heavily-armed U.S. Coast Guard cutter sailed up to a fleet of a […]

China never views India as a strategic rival, says Chinese envoy to Bangladesh

Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming (middle) (Photo Credit: Chinese embassy website)

ANI | Updated: Oct 27, 2022 11:38 IST Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 27 (ANI): China never views India as a strategic rival or strategic competitor, Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming has said.Speaking at a press club in Dhaka, the envoy said India and China can closely work together to resolve any economic, geopolitical, and other […]