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Loan supports reforms to boost sustainability, governance, private investment
24 Nov 2022
While still in its nascent stage of development as a clean energy source, corporates are starting to embrace green hydrogen as part of their broader net-zero transition strategies, hoping to capitalize on opportunities leading to its commercialization
23 Nov 2022
US$1.13 million transaction to support Australian cattle station lease project
21 Nov 2022
World’s top producer hopes to add value to metal amid rising energy transition demand
18 Nov 2022
Real estate and healthcare company Perennial Holdings, along with a consortium of investors, has secured a S$3 billion (US$2.18 billion) green loan to finance the redevelopment of 8 Shenton Way in Singapore.
17 Nov 2022
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), in partnership with the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), is scaling up its support to the Vietnamese government to promote sustainable finance and spur private sector investment, as part of efforts to help the country implement its climate commitments. Vietnam is adopting a low-carbon growth model and targeting carbon neutrality by 2050.
14 Nov 2022
Cautious investors sign on to ADB-inspired mechanism to transition coal plant
14 Nov 2022
Offering aims to expand access to finance for women-owned SMEs in Vietnam
11 Nov 2022
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and the Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP) are collaborating to mobilize up to US$1 billion for the financing of green energy transition and renewable energy projects.
11 Nov 2022
Investors ready to choose higher-rated ESG investments, even if potential financial return lower
10 Nov 2022
'Breakthough’ loss and damage fund agreed to, but operational details scarce
25 Nov 2022
Citi Philippines has extended a US$20 million loan to ASA Philippines Foundation to provide financial assistance to low-income women for entrepreneurial ventures in the country. Nearly 70,000 women micro-entrepreneurs are expected to benefit from the programme.
25 Nov 2022
The US Securities and Exchange Commission is considering a proposal to require some companies to disclose information relating to the risks they face from climate change. But the agency is coming under pressure to scrap or water down the proposal because of a recent Supreme Court decision
25 Nov 2022
From Russia’s war on Ukraine to the Sino-American rivalry, the world order is increasingly contested, and when value chains are global, a single disruption can reverberate across the planet. But retreating from interconnectedness is both unworkable and unnecessary
25 Nov 2022