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October 13, 2016 Brexit: High Court hearing challenge to Article 50 strategySource: BBC
A legal challenge to the government's right to formally begin Brexit without parliamentary approval is under way.
October 13, 2016 Fed Minutes Suggest Yellen Made the Difference in ‘Close Call’Source: Bloomberg
Divided in their views over the labor market, most Federal Reserve officials last month ultimately listened to Chair Janet Yellen’s argument for holding off on a rate hike, for now.
October 13, 2016 UN moves to ban 'fastest growing' greenhouse gases
BBC - Scientists, through the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), have warned about the warming dangers of HFCs. Unusually, governments took heed and have sought an international approach to phase out all these...
October 12, 2016 Why climate change diplomacy is so dangerousSource: AEI.org
When not acting as Iran’s booster or giving Russian President Vladimir Putin benefit of the doubt, he has become an evangelical preacher on all matters environmental. His first foreign policy speech was about climate change
October 12, 2016 Brexit Bulletin: Sterling Surges After Theresa May RelentsSource: Bloomberg
Prime Minister Theresa May bowed to parliamentary pressure by saying lawmakers can vote on her plan for removing Britain from the European Union, prompting the pound to surge by the most in three months against the dollar.
October 12, 2016 Renewable energy could offer security as global tensions riseSource: CNBC
It's already a well-established fact that renewable sources of energy are clean and increasingly cost effective. But with parts of the world gripped by geopolitical tensions and armed conflict, clean energy can offer something...
October 12, 2016 Zika Virus Cases Soar in Asia, WHO SaysSource: NBC
Zika infections are expected to continue rising in the Asia-Pacific region, where authorities are increasing surveillance, preparing responses to complications and collaborating on information about the disease, the World Health...
October 11, 2016 The Lie Behind Claims That Hard Brexit Will Cost £66 Billion A Year In Lost RevenuesSource: Forbes
The fall in the size of the economy does not come from other people putting up tariffs against our exports. It comes from us putting up tariffs against our own desired imports. And since we’re not going to be sufficiently, and...
October 11, 2016 Singapore shuts Falcon bank unit, fines DBS and UBS over 1MDBSource: Reuters
Singapore's central bank on Tuesday shut down a second Swiss bank in the city-state and fined banks DBS and UBS in its biggest crackdown on alleged money-laundering activities connected with Malaysian sovereign fund 1MDB.
"The decline in the pound is like a fever," according to former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers. "It's a sign of some serious problems that are associated with the Brexit strategy," he told CNBC on Monday evening.
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