Last-minute negotiations as UN climate conference set to close

Last-minute negotiations as UN climate conference set to close

Delegates rest during the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain November 12, 2021. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File PhotoCOP26 conference had been due to end on FridayNew draft retains call for phase-out of fossil fuel subsidiesNations at odds over how to keep 1.5C goal alivePoor countries seek funds to tackle climate changeGLASGOW, Nov 13 (Reuters) … Read more

“Action is required from you” – UN climate talks enter last stretch

"Action is required from you" - UN climate talks enter last stretch

COP26 conference due to end on FridayNations at odds over how to keep 1.5C goal alivePoor countries seek funds to tackle climate changeGLASGOW, Nov 12 (Reuters) – A new draft agreement drawn up for the last scheduled day of the U.N. climate conference in Glasgow on Friday presses countries to reach higher in their plans … Read more

Toshiba says it plans to split into three firms, rejects calls to go private

Toshiba says it plans to split into three firms, rejects calls to go private

The logo of Toshiba Corp. is seen at the company’s facility in Kawasaki, Japan June 10, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonTOKYO, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Japanese industrial conglomerate Toshiba Corp (6502.T) outlined plans on Friday to break up into three independent companies by spinning off two core businesses – its energy and infrastructure business as well as … Read more