Saturday, 23 October 2021
Supply chains, inflation overshadow vaccine, debt woes at IMF-WB meetings
Supply chain woes and growing inflation concerns pushed aside a widening gap in Covid-19 vaccinations and mounting debt problems for developing countries as the top concerns for global policymakers ...
16 Oct 2021, 19:56
Dollar boosted by US Treasury yields surge, British pound drops
The US dollar climbed to its highest in more than five weeks, while other major G10 currencies dropped, as higher US Treasury yields made the dollar more attractive to investors.
28 Sep 2021, 18:19
UK PM Johnson calls on rich countries to meet $100 billion climate pledge
In messaged comments from his climate round-table speech on Monday, Italian prime minister Mario Draghi said the $100 billion pledge had to be fulfilled
21 Sep 2021, 12:59
Three-quarters of people in G20 nations see climate, nature near tipping points
Three in four people living in the world's 20 major economies believe nature and the Earth's climate are approaching potentially abrupt or irreversible changes due to human action, according to a ...
17 Aug 2021, 18:00
Global tax reform plan goes to the G20
G20 finance ministers meeting in Venice on Friday and Saturday could rally the world's top economies behind a global plan to tax multinationals more fairly, already hashed out among 130 countries ...
07 Jul 2021, 15:12
Taxing multinationals: Further steps for final deal
Some 130 countries reached a historic deal Thursday that would see massive multinational firms pay their fair share of taxes
03 Jul 2021, 13:32
Bargaining over global corporate tax enters key stage
Nearly 140 countries will haggle over key details of a global corporate tax plan this week, with some concerned about giving up too much and others eager to ensure tech giants pay their fair share
27 Jun 2021, 13:38
Covid-19: IMF board discussed $650b expansion of reserves
The International Monetary Fund's executive board on Friday discussed a proposed $650 billion expansion of its emergency reserves, marking the next step in a process expected to be completed in August
26 Jun 2021, 09:47
Corporate polluters lag on setting climate goals
41 of the world's 250 biggest corporate emitters are yet to set 'no reduction' targets
21 Jun 2021, 13:12
Boeing welcomes US-EU accord, vows to uphold rules
Boeing said Tuesday it "welcomes" a truce between the United States and the European Union
15 Jun 2021, 21:56